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Signet CFO sells amid share-price strength

20 Jun 13

LONDON (ShareCast) - Signet Jewelers, the largest speciality retail jewellery in the US and UK, saw its Chief Financial Officer (CFO) offload part of his stake this week following an impressive share-price rise so far this yar.

Ronald Ristau, who became CFO of the dual-listed company in June 2010, sold 6,135 shares at a price of $68.37 each for a total of $419,450 (around £270,000).

He was left with 37,613 shares in the firm after the transaction on June 17th.

The year-to-date rise of the London-listed shares was 32% a day before the sale was made, with the stock up 54% over the last 12 months.

The stock reached an all-time high of 4,787p in May after it revealed that same-store sales had risen by 6.4% in its first quarter (ended May 4th), with operating income up 10.4%.

Meanwhile, on June 18th, Signet revealed a $350m share repurchase programme which “reflects our ongoing commitment to build long-term value for our shareholders, the continued confidence we have in the strength of our business, and our ability to generate free cash flow after investment in our growth initiatives”.

Top Director Buys

Kerry Group 'A' Shares (KYGA)
Director name: Mr Gerard O'Hanlon
Amount purchased: 2,952 @ € 48.91
Value: € 144,394

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Director name: Mr Filip Montfort
Amount purchased: 100,000 @ $0.71
Value: $71,000

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Amount purchased: 64,500 @ 109.60p
Value: £70,692

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Director name: Mr Edward Bramson
Amount purchased: 40,000 @ 96.13p
Value: £38,452

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Director name: Mr Martin Diggle
Amount purchased: 1,507,761 @ 1.70p
Value: £25,632

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Director name: Mr Edward Lea
Amount purchased: 13,000 @ 119.80p
Value: £15,574

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Director name: Mr Alan Moug
Amount purchased: 5,000 @ 240.00p
Value: £12,000

Top Director Sells

Signet Jewelers Ltd. (SIG)
Director name: Mr Ronald (“Ron”) Ristau
Amount sold: 6,135 @ 4,348.26p
Value: £266,766

TMT Investments (TMT)
Director name: Mr Alexander Selegenev
Amount sold: 13,333 @ $1.68
Value: $22,399

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Market Data

Currency Euro
Price  114.60
Change Today - 1.60
52 Week High  117.80
52 Week Low  85.60
Volume 1,652
Shares Issued 176.51m
Market Cap  20,228m


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