Analysts at StockNews.com assumed coverage on shares of Citizens (NYSE:CIA – Get Rating) in a report released on Sunday. The brokerage set a “hold” rating on the insurance provider’s stock.
Citizens Trading Down 3.3 %
Shares of NYSE:CIA opened at $2.93 on Friday. Citizens has a 12 month low of $1.92 and a 12 month high of $4.52. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $2.69 and a 200 day moving average price of $2.85. The company has a market cap of $146.53 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of -22.54 and a beta of 0.15.
Insiders Place Their Bets
In other news, VP Harvey J. Waite acquired 11,363 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, December 20th. The stock was acquired at an average price of $2.41 per share, with a total value of $27,384.83. Following the completion of the purchase, the vice president now directly owns 18,201 shares in the company, valued at $43,864.41. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. 0.40% of the stock is owned by insiders.
Institutional Trading of Citizens
Citizens Company Profile
Citizens, Inc is a holding company, which engages in the provision of insurance and reinsurance services. It operates through the Life Insurance and Home Service Insurance segments. The Life Insurance segment primarily issues ordinary whole life insurance and endowment policies in U.S. dollar-denominated amounts to foreign residents.
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