In trading on Wednesday, shares of NutriSystem Inc ( NTRI) touched a new 52-week high of $19.76/share. That's a 45.08% rise, or $6.14 per share from the 52-week low of $13.62 set back on 02/05/2014. That means at today's intraday high, any investor who purchased NTRI 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, NTRI has seen 3 different instances of insiders buying over the trailing six month period.
|08/01/2014||Michael P. Monahan||Chief Financial Officer||1,000||$15.75||$15,750.00|
|08/01/2014||Dawn M. Zier||President and CEO||3,000||$15.74||$47,220.00|
|08/04/2014||Keira Krausz||Chief Marketing Officer||1,000||$15.53||$15,530.00|
In afternoon trading on Wednesday, NTRI shares are changing hands at $19.51/share, slightly below the new 52-week high.