What Are These 2 Stocks Telling Us? – Legg Mason Inc. (LM), Avery Dennison Corporation (AVY) – News RTS
Legg Mason Inc. (NYSE: LM) shares are 40.21% up in the year-to-date (YTD) period and have moved -0.22% or -$0.11 lower in the latest trading session. However, stock’s trailing 12-month performance remains nearly +43.20% lower. Comparatively, the stock is -0.69% down YTD and 29.37% over the trailing 3-month period. If we look at the shorter duration, its week performance is 23.53% and 33.52% over the month. Analysts estimate the earnings to increase 9.60% in the current quarter to $0.98, up from the $0.56 reported in the same quarter a year ago. For the current year, earnings should grow to an average of $3.72, up 0.90% from -$0.38 reported last year. According to SEC data, total insider shares purchases at the company stands at 27 over the last 12 months, while SEC filings reveal that there have been 22 insider sales over the same period.