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Insiders Were Right: CHCO Makes New 52-Week High

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In trading on Friday, shares of City Holding Co. (Symbol: CHCO) touched a new 52-week high of $75.00/share. That's a 27.55% rise, or $16.2 per share from the 52-week low of $58.80 set back on 08/18/2017. That means at today's intraday high, any investor who purchased CHCO stock any time over the past 52 weeks has an unrealized gain, including company insiders.

Over the past six months, insiders have been scooping up shares, and those bets are now paying off handsomely. As summarized by the table below, CHCO has seen 2 different instances of insiders buying over the trailing six month period.

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
01/16/2018 Robert D. Fisher Director 162 $70.41 $11,406.26
01/16/2018 Tracy W. Hylton II Director 140 $70.41 $9,857.26

The chart below shows where CHCO has traded over the past year, with the 50-day and 200-day moving averages included.

City Holding Co. Moving Averages Chart

In afternoon trading on Friday, CHCO shares are changing hands at $74.60/share, slightly below the new 52-week high.

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