395 shares changed hands on Tuesday. Shares saw a steep decrease in trading volume of 96.54% under the normal average daily volume.
Traders are a little more bearish on shares of the company if you consider the motion in short interest. The stock recorded a rise in short interest of 14.57% as of October 13, 2017 from the last reporting period. Short shares grew 640 over that period. Days to cover decreased -1.0 to 0.0 and the short interest percentage is 0.00% as of October 13.
There has been some selling insider activity on Willamette Valley Vineyards, In (NASDAQ:WVVI) recently. James W. Bernau, CEO sold $20,882 worth of shares at an average price of $8.01 on Wed the 30th. Bernau now owns $3,937,564 of stock as reported to the SEC. CEO James W. Bernau sold 1,306 shares at a price of $8.00 on October 6th. That brings the CEO’s holdings to $3,922,200 per an SEC filing yesterday.
James W. Bernau, CEO let go of $6,352 worth of shares at a price of $8.00 on Tue the 10th. That brings Bernau’s holdings to $3,915,848 as recorded in a recent Form 4 SEC filing.
These funds have shifted positions in (WVVI). Creative Planning divested its holdings by shedding 500 shares a decrease of 83.3% from 03/31/2017 to 06/30/2017. Creative Planning now holds 100 shares valued at $1,000. The value of the position overall is down by 80.0%. Ubs Group Ag grew its ownership by buying 2 shares an increase of 0.2% in the quarter. Ubs Group Ag controls 1,011 shares worth $8,000. The total value of its holdings decreased 0.0%.
As of the end of the quarter James Investment Research Inc had sold a total of 200 shares trimming its holdings by 30.8%. The value of the total investment in Willamette Valley Vineyards, In decreased from $5,000 to $4,000 a change of $1,000 for the reporting period. As of quarter end Steinberg Global Asset Management had acquired 3,000 shares growing its stake by 19.2%. The value in dollars went from $126,000 to $147,000 increasing 16.7% quarter to quarter.
The company is now unchanged by % since yesterday’s close of $8.59. It is currently trading at $8.59 which is just a bit higher than $8.21, the 50 day moving average and just a bit higher than the 200 day moving average of $8.07. The 50 day moving average went up $0.38 or +4.6815% and the 200 day average was up $0.53.
Willamette Valley Vineyards, In currently has a P/E ratio of 21.0603 and the market value is 42.79M.
Willamette Valley Vineyards, Inc., launched on March 16, 1988, owns and operates vineyards and a winery located in the state of Oregon, and produces and distributes premium, super premium and ultra-premium wines, primarily Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris, Chardonnay and Riesling. The Company operates through two segments: Direct Sales and Distributor Sales. Its Direct Sales segment includes retail sales in the tasting room and remote sites, wine club sales, on-site events, kitchen and catering sales and other sales made directly to the consumer without the use of an intermediary. Its Distributor Sales segment includes all sales through a third party where prices are given at a wholesale rate. In addition, the Company holds Pairings, a focused restaurant offering a wine and food pairing lunch. The Company also operates two additional tasting rooms, one in downtown McMinnville, in the Oregon Wine Country, and at its Tualatin Vineyard..