Insiders Were Right: WG Makes New 52-Week High
In trading on Tuesday, shares of Willbros Group Inc (Symbol: WG) touched a new 52-week high of $10.77/share. That's a 75.69% rise, or $4.64 per share from the 52-week low of $6.13 set back on 06/28/2013. That means at today's intraday high, any investor who purchased WG 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, WG has seen 2 different instances of insiders buying over the trailing six month period.
S. Miller Williams
Earl R. Collins
SVP, Oil & Gas
The chart below shows where WG has traded over the past year, with the 50-day and 200-day moving averages included.
In afternoon trading on Tuesday, WG shares are changing hands at $10.64/share, slightly below the new 52-week high.
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