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EML Insider Trading (The Eastern)

Insider Ownership Percentage: 14.29%
Insider Buying (Last 12 Months): $83,596.11
Insider Selling (Last 12 Months): $0.00

The Eastern Insider Trading History Chart

The Eastern Share Price & Price History

▼ -1.02 (-3.81%)
As of 04/9/2021 01:00 AM ET
Days: 30 | 90 | 365
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The Eastern Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
11/20/2020James A MitarotondaDirectorBuy2,600$22.26$57,876.00
5/12/2020James A MitarotondaDirectorBuy1,521$16.91$25,720.1110,625  
3/5/2020James A MitarotondaDirectorBuy2,300$24.88$57,224.00
9/6/2019Peggy ScottDirectorBuy2,041$25.24$51,514.84226  
9/5/2019August M VlakCEOBuy3,717$24.50$91,066.5011,368  
8/14/2018August M VlakCEOBuy3,800$24.48$93,024.00  
8/10/2018August M VlakCEOBuy3,500$26.58$93,030.0010,576  
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SEC Filings (Institutional Ownership Changes) for The Eastern (NASDAQ:EML)

64.96% of The Eastern stock is owned by institutions. Institutional ownership can be a sign of analyst confidence in the fundamentals of the stock.

Institutional Buying and Selling by Quarter

The Eastern Institutional Trading History

Reporting DateHedge FundShares HeldMarket Value% of PortfolioQuarterly Change in SharesOwnership in Company
3/10/2021SOA Wealth Advisors LLC.936$25K0.0%N/A0.015%
3/8/2021Dimensional Fund Advisors LP412,428$9.94M0.0%-0.3%6.606%
2/25/2021Dimensional Fund Advisors LP412,428$9.94M0.0%-0.3%6.606%
2/19/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.15,960$0.39M0.0%+207.5%0.256%
2/16/2021Nuveen Asset Management LLC21,047$0.51M0.0%+80.2%0.337%
2/11/2021Northern Trust Corp68,758$1.66M0.0%-4.9%1.101%
2/11/2021Barclays PLC1,739$42K0.0%-29.1%0.028%
2/10/2021Rhumbline Advisers9,292$0.22M0.0%N/A0.149%
2/10/2021Renaissance Technologies LLC213,429$5.14M0.0%+2.0%3.419%
2/9/2021Wells Fargo & Company MN87,231$2.10M0.0%+9.7%1.397%
2/9/2021Bank of New York Mellon Corp37,741$0.91M0.0%+18.0%0.605%
2/5/2021Teton Advisors Inc.299,599$7.22M1.0%-10.0%4.799%
2/5/2021Gabelli Funds LLC246,100$5.93M0.0%-5.4%3.942%
2/5/2021BlackRock Inc.290,171$6.99M0.0%+7.4%4.648%
1/14/2021Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA4,800$0.12M0.0%+92.0%0.077%
12/14/2020Strs Ohio5,000$97K0.0%-13.8%0.080%
11/13/2020Morgan Stanley2,982$58K0.0%-35.9%0.048%
11/6/2020BlackRock Inc.270,105$5.27M0.0%+0.9%4.330%
11/6/2020Teton Advisors Inc.333,000$6.50M1.1%-3.8%5.338%
11/6/2020Gamco Investors INC. ET AL548,073$10.70M0.1%+1.9%8.786%
11/6/2020Gabelli Funds LLC260,100$5.08M0.0%+4.6%4.170%
10/30/2020BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA1,265$25K0.0%+139.1%0.020%
10/15/2020Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA2,500$49K0.0%N/A0.040%
10/13/2020North Star Investment Management Corp.144,300$2.82M0.3%+10.5%2.313%
8/25/2020Nuveen Asset Management LLC13,956$0.25M0.0%N/A0.224%
8/14/2020Bank of America Corp DE12,373$0.22M0.0%+11.2%0.198%
8/13/2020Gabelli Funds LLC248,700$4.44M0.0%-1.0%3.987%
8/13/2020Teton Advisors Inc.346,000$6.18M1.0%-3.6%5.547%
8/13/2020Gamco Investors INC. ET AL537,786$9.61M0.1%-3.7%8.621%
8/12/2020Bank of New York Mellon Corp33,585$0.60M0.0%-5.4%0.538%
8/5/2020LSV Asset Management34,669$0.62M0.0%+5.6%0.556%
7/31/2020UBS Group AG5,656$0.10M0.0%-19.6%0.091%
7/16/2020North Star Investment Management Corp.130,531$2.33M0.3%+8.8%2.095%
6/19/2020State Street Corp90,047$1.76M0.0%+3.0%1.445%
6/16/2020Royal Bank of Canada15,777$0.31M0.0%+13.8%0.253%
5/18/2020Advisor Group Holdings Inc.3,890$76K0.0%N/A0.062%
5/15/2020Morgan Stanley25,399$0.50M0.0%+133.9%0.408%
5/14/2020Gabelli Funds LLC251,303$4.90M0.0%-0.9%4.033%
5/14/2020Wells Fargo & Company MN78,262$1.53M0.0%+3.6%1.256%
5/14/2020Gamco Investors INC. ET AL558,605$10.89M0.1%+0.6%8.965%
5/14/2020Teton Advisors Inc.359,020$7M1.1%-0.3%5.762%
5/14/2020Geode Capital Management LLC70,575$1.38M0.0%+2.0%1.133%
5/14/2020Minerva Advisors LLC334,296$6.20M4.9%-0.7%5.365%
5/12/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.9,240$0.18M0.0%+37.4%0.148%
5/11/2020State Street Corp90,047$1.76M0.0%+3.0%1.445%
5/1/2020BlackRock Inc.286,019$5.58M0.0%+0.3%4.583%
5/1/2020Bray Capital Advisors9,526$0.19M0.1%-19.3%0.153%
5/1/2020UBS Group AG7,038$0.14M0.0%-39.2%0.113%
4/30/2020Bessemer Group Inc.3,600$70K0.0%-40.0%0.058%
4/23/2020North Star Investment Management Corp.119,925$2.34M0.3%+0.8%1.922%
4/20/2020Cardinal Capital Management23,089$0.45M0.1%+21.3%0.370%
3/5/2020Nuveen Asset Management LLC9,610$0.29M0.0%-50.6%0.154%
2/20/2020Geode Capital Management LLC69,194$2.11M0.0%+1.1%1.109%
2/14/2020Manatuck Hill Partners LLC20,700$0.63M0.3%N/A0.332%
2/14/2020Gabelli Funds LLC253,503$7.74M0.1%-0.9%4.064%
2/14/2020Bank of New York Mellon Corp35,168$1.07M0.0%-2.6%0.564%
2/14/2020Minerva Advisors LLC336,800$10.22M5.4%-4.5%5.399%
2/14/2020UBS Group AG11,576$0.35M0.0%+24.8%0.186%
2/13/2020Renaissance Technologies LLC220,200$6.72M0.0%+1.1%3.529%
2/10/2020Barclays PLC5,514$0.17M0.0%+85.0%0.088%
2/6/2020State Street Corp87,454$2.67M0.0%+5.2%1.402%
1/30/2020Denali Advisors LLC1,910$58K0.0%N/A0.031%
1/29/2020North Star Investment Management Corp.118,975$3.63M0.4%+1.7%1.907%
1/27/2020California Public Employees Retirement System17,725$0.54M0.0%-14.9%0.284%
12/4/2019Resources Management Corp CT ADV6,000$0.15M0.0%N/A0.096%
11/27/2019Barclays PLC2,980$74K0.0%-21.5%0.048%
11/1/2019Gamco Investors INC. ET AL563,740$13.99M0.1%-0.1%9.040%
11/1/2019Russell Investments Group Ltd.5,500$0.14M0.0%N/A0.088%
10/31/2019California Public Employees Retirement System20,825$0.52M0.0%+5.6%0.334%
10/23/2019Rhumbline Advisers8,710$0.22M0.0%+8.4%0.140%
10/18/2019Cardinal Capital Management19,269$0.48M0.1%+2.2%0.309%
10/3/2019North Star Investment Management Corp.116,975$2.90M0.3%+3.9%1.875%
8/14/2019Morgan Stanley3,640$0.10M0.0%-27.9%0.058%
8/14/2019Vanguard Group Inc.271,146$7.60M0.0%-4.6%4.350%
8/13/2019BlackRock Inc.273,114$7.65M0.0%+1.9%4.382%
8/13/2019Northern Trust Corp72,647$2.04M0.0%+2.3%1.166%
8/12/2019Renaissance Technologies LLC213,500$5.98M0.0%-0.8%3.425%
8/8/2019LSV Asset Management16,596$0.47M0.0%+43.2%0.266%
8/2/2019Gabelli Funds LLC255,903$7.17M0.0%+0.4%4.106%
8/2/2019Gamco Investors INC. ET AL564,240$15.81M0.1%+0.3%9.052%
6/30/2019SG Americas Securities LLC4,193$0.12M0.0%-24.0%0.067%
6/30/2019Strs Ohio5,800$0.16M0.0%+7.4%0.093%
6/30/2019North Star Investment Management Corp.112,597$3.16M0.4%+0.4%1.807%
6/30/2019Cardinal Capital Management18,846$0.53M0.1%N/A0.303%
5/2/2019Teton Advisors Inc.360,431$9.92M1.0%+1.3%5.784%
5/2/2019Gamco Investors INC. ET AL562,790$15.49M0.1%+10.8%9.032%
5/2/2019Gabelli Funds LLC254,903$7.02M0.0%+3.1%4.091%
5/1/2019Rhumbline Advisers7,975$0.22M0.0%N/A0.128%
4/29/2019SG Americas Securities LLC5,517$0.15M0.0%N/A0.089%
4/25/2019BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA1,157$32K0.0%+539.2%0.019%
4/1/2019Deutsche Bank AG8,527$0.20M0.0%-69.8%0.137%
2/26/2019Dimensional Fund Advisors LP418,503$10.12M0.0%+1.9%6.687%
2/15/2019Bray Capital Advisors11,800$0.29M0.1%+76.6%0.188%
2/14/2019Bank of America Corp DE15,535$0.38M0.0%+13.0%0.248%
2/13/2019Geode Capital Management LLC57,821$1.40M0.0%+4.6%0.924%
2/13/2019Dimensional Fund Advisors LP418,503$10.12M0.0%+1.9%6.687%
2/12/2019Northern Trust Corp70,407$1.70M0.0%-0.8%1.125%
2/11/2019Bank of New York Mellon Corp36,266$0.88M0.0%-18.8%0.579%
2/8/2019BlackRock Inc.278,326$6.73M0.0%+2.6%4.448%
2/1/2019Algert Global LLC19,461$0.47M0.1%-57.5%0.311%
Data available starting January 2016

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The Eastern logo
The Eastern Company designs, manufactures, and sells various engineered solutions for various industrial markets in the United States and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Industrial Hardware, Security Products, and Metal Products. The Industrial Hardware segment designs, manufactures, and markets custom and standard vehicular and industrial hardware, including turnkey returnable packaging solutions; passenger restraint and vehicular locks, latches, and hinges; mirrors and mirror-cameras; light-weight sleeper boxes; and truck bodies. It also designs and manufactures fasteners and other closure devices to secure access doors on various type of industrial equipment, such as metal cabinets, machinery housings, and electronic instruments. This segment sells its products directly to original equipment manufacturers (OEM's) and distributors through in-house sales personnel and outside sales representatives. The Security Products segment designs and manufactures engineered security and access solutions in the form of mechanical, electronic, and wireless products for OEM's contract equipment manufacturers and industrial distributors; designs, manufactures, and markets timers, drop meters, coin chutes, money boxes, meter cases, mobile payment apps, smart cards, value transfer stations, smart card readers, card management software, and access control units that are used primarily in the commercial laundry market; and supplies printed circuit boards and other electronic assemblies to OEMs in various industries. The Metal Products segment designs and manufactures ductile and malleable iron castings, such as valves, rings, torque screws, bean clamps, and concrete anchors for a range of industrial markets, including oil, water, gas; and truck/automotive rail, and military/aerospace, as well as offers expansion shells to support the roofs of underground mines. The Eastern Company was founded in 1858 and is based in Naugatuck, Connecticut.
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Today's Range

Now: $25.76

50 Day Range

MA: $26.42

52 Week Range

Now: $25.76


15,897 shs

Average Volume

15,901 shs

Market Capitalization

$160.95 million

P/E Ratio


Dividend Yield




Who are the company insiders with the largest holdings of The Eastern?

The Eastern's top insider investors include:
  1. August M Vlak (CEO)
  2. James A Mitarotonda (Director)
  3. Peggy Scott (Director)
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