The VICE CHAIRMAN of Pool Corp is Exercising Options

By Carrie Williams

Today it was reported that the VICE CHAIRMAN of Pool Corp (POOLResearch Report), Manuel Perez De La Mesa, exercised options to sell 50,400 POOL shares at $18.44 a share, for a total transaction value of $8.09M.

Following Manuel Perez De La Mesa’s last POOL Sell transaction on December 04, 2018, the stock climbed by 1.4%.

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Based on Pool Corp’s latest earnings report for the quarter ending December 31, the company posted quarterly revenue of $543 million and quarterly net profit of $16.81 million. In comparison, last year the company earned revenue of $510 million and had a net profit of $25.67 million. POOL’s market cap is $6.53B and the company has a P/E ratio of 28.70. Currently, Pool Corp has an average volume of 208.2K.

The insider sentiment on Pool Corp has been negative according to 36 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.