A Director at Pool (NASDAQ: POOL) is Buying Shares

By Carrie Williams

Yesterday, a Director at Pool (POOLResearch Report), David Whalen, bought shares of POOL for $2,298.

Following David Whalen’s last POOL Buy transaction on September 04, 2019, the stock climbed by 7.5%. In addition to David Whalen, one other POOL executive reported Buy trades in the last month.

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Based on Pool’s latest earnings report for the quarter ending September 30, the company posted quarterly revenue of $899 million and quarterly net profit of $79.53 million. In comparison, last year the company earned revenue of $811 million and had a net profit of $69.26 million. The company has a one-year high of $228.19 and a one-year low of $137.02. POOL’s market cap is $8.2B and the company has a P/E ratio of 32.14.

In the last 30 days, insiders have sold $3.92M worth of POOL shares and purchased $2,298 worth of POOL shares. The insider sentiment on Pool has been negative according to 68 insider trades in the past three months. This sentiment is lower than the average sentiment of company insiders in this sector.

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Pool Corp. engages in the wholesale distribution of swimming pool supplies, equipment and related leisure products. It also provides irrigation and landscape products. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Covington, LA.