Insider Trading Alert - MMP, MMS And AN Traded By Insiders - TheStreet

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Yesterday, Nov. 20, 2014, 118 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $277.00 to $8,954,563.40.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Magellan Midstream Partners L.P (MMP) - FREE Research Report

Mears Michael N, who is President & CEO at Magellan Midstream Partners L.P, sold 20,000 shares at $88.01 on Nov. 20, 2014. Following this transaction, the President & CEO owned 122,868 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14% with the 20,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $86.38, down $1.63, or 1.89% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Magellan Midstream Partners L.P go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 500
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 21,800
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 28,800
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 48,800

The average volume for Magellan Midstream Partners L.P has been 784,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Magellan Midstream Partners L.P has a market cap of $20.0 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 40.86% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. is engaged in the transportation, storage, and distribution of refined petroleum products and crude oil in the United States. It operates in three segments: Refined Products, Crude Oil, and Marine Storage. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.03%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.8. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate Magellan Midstream Partners L.P a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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rates Magellan Midstream Partners L.P as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full

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Maximus (MMS) - FREE Research Report

Montoni Richard A, who is Chief Executive officer at Maximus, sold 25,000 shares at $51.76 on Nov. 20, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive officer owned 656,080 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.67% with the 25,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $52.43, up $0.67, or 1.27% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Maximus go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 245
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 67,136
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 245
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 73,748
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 245
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 107,166

The average volume for Maximus has been 368,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Maximus has a market cap of $3.4 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 17.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

MAXIMUS, Inc. provides business process services to government health and human services agencies in the United States, Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom, and Saudi Arabia. The company operates in two segments, Health Services and Human Services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.35%. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.6. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Maximus a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income, good cash flow from operations, growth in earnings per share and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full

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AutoNation (AN) - FREE Research Report

Brown Robert J, who is Director at AutoNation, sold 2,000 shares at $57.24 on Nov. 20, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 5,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 28.57% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $58.67, up $1.43, or 2.44% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for AutoNation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 59,731
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 59,731
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 274,946

The average volume for AutoNation has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. AutoNation has a market cap of $6.6 billion and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are up 17.05% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

AutoNation, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an automotive retailer in the United States. The company operates in three segments: Domestic, Import, and Premium Luxury. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.0. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate AutoNation a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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rates AutoNation as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and reasonable valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full

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