What Did This CEO Just Do with Personal Shares of John B. Sanfilippo & Son (NASDAQ: JBSS)?

By George MacDonald

On February 4, the CEO of John B. Sanfilippo & Son (NASDAQ: JBSS), Jeffrey Sanfilippo, sold shares of JBSS for $508k.

In addition to Jeffrey Sanfilippo, 5 other JBSS executives reported Sell trades in the last month. Following Jeffrey Sanfilippo’s last JBSS Sell transaction on November 12, 2015, the stock climbed by 1.7%.

The company has a one year high of $66.00 and a one year low of $33.44. JBSS’s market cap is $711M and the company has a P/E ratio of 41.9%. Currently, John B. Sanfilippo & Son has an average volume of 64k.

Looking at blogger coverage of JBSS, there is a 100% Bullish tendency on the stock, in relation to a 69% average bullish tendency within the Consumer Goods sector.

Over the last 3 months, the insider sentiment on John B. Sanfilippo & Son has been negative based on 39 corporate insider transactions. This sentiment is lower than the average sector sentiment of insiders.

John B Sanfilippo & Son Inc is a processor and distributor of peanuts, pecans, cashews, walnuts, almonds and other nuts in the United States. It also markets and distributes a diverse product line of food and snack products.