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Summary

  • Six insiders purchased the stock within one month.
  • The stock was sold by no insiders in the month of intensive purchasing.
  • Five of these six insiders increased their holdings by more than 10%.

Andrew Peller Limited (OTC:ADWPF) engages in producing, bottling, and marketing wine products and other beverages.

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Insider buying during the last 30 days

Here is a table of Andrew Peller's insider activity during the last 30 days.

NameTitleTrade DateShares PurchasedCurrent OwnershipIncrease In Shares
Mark CosensDirectorFeb 26750750 sharesfrom 0 to 750
Richard HossackDirectorFeb 267507,500 shares11.1%
Perry MieleDirectorFeb 267503,000 shares33.3%
John PetchDirectorFeb 267505,500 shares15.8%
Randy PowellDirectorFeb 267503,000 shares33.3%
Brian ShortDirectorFeb 267509,000 shares9.1%

There have been 4,500 shares purchased by insiders during the last 30 days.

Insider buying by calendar month

Here is a table of Andrew Peller's insider activity by calendar month.

MonthInsider buying / sharesInsider selling / shares
February 20144,5000
January 201404,847
December 201306,000
November 20132,1006,200
October 2013018,000
September 2013015,500
August 2013018,150
July 20139,6480
June 201300
May 201300
April 201300
March 201300
February 20134,5000
January 201300

There have been 20,748 shares purchased, and there have been 68,697 shares sold by insiders since January 2013.

Financials

Andrew Peller reported the fiscal 2014 third-quarter, which ended December 31, financial results on February 12 with the following highlights:

Revenue$81.9 million
Net income$6.0 million
Net debt$100.8 million

The six insiders purchased their shares after these results.

Competition

Andrew Peller's competitors include Constellation Brands (NYSE:STZ), Vina Concha y Toro S.A. (NYSE:VCO), and Groupe Laurent-Perrier (OTC:LPRRF). Here is a table comparing these companies.

CompanyADWPFSTZVCOLPRRF
Market Cap:171.86M15.97B1.42B569.12M
Employees:1,1894,5003,653407
Qtrly Rev Growth (yoy):0.030.880.17-0.06
Revenue:301.04M4.27B996.85M281.65M
Gross Margin:N/A0.400.34N/A
EBITDA:33.51M1.12B118.64M59.01M
Operating Margin:0.080.230.070.19
Net Income:14.17M1.87B64.82M27.84M
EPS:0.999.831.744.69
P/E:12.138.5421.8020.56
PEG (5 yr expected):N/A1.78N/AN/A
P/S:0.573.731.432.02

Andrew Peller has the lowest P/S ratio among these four companies.

Here is a table of these competitors' insider activities this year.

CompanyInsider buying / sharesInsider selling / shares
STZ0733,360
VCON/AN/A
LPRRFN/AN/A

Only Andrew Peller has seen intensive insider buying during the last 30 days.

Conclusion

There have been six different insiders buying Andrew Peller, and there have not been any insiders selling Andrew Peller during the last 30 days. Five of these six insiders increased their holdings by more than 10%.

The insiders purchased their shares at $12.07 (C$13.40). I believe Andrew Peller could be a good pick below $12 based on the intensive insider buying.

Editor's Note: This article covers a stock trading at less than $1 per share and/or with less than a $100 million market cap. Please be aware of the risks associated with these stocks.

Source: Andrew Peller: 6 Different Insiders Have Purchased Shares During The Last 30 Days