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Yesterday, Oct. 29, 2014, 60 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,000.00 to $206,654,400.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Select Comfort (SCSS) - FREE Research Report

Carlin Andrew P, who is SVP, Chief Sales Officer at Select Comfort, sold 6,013 shares at $25.70 on Oct. 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP, Chief Sales Officer owned 21,704 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 21.69% with the 6,013-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $25.34, down $0.36, or 1.42% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Select Comfort go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 469
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 14,687
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 469
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 14,687
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 469
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 14,687

The average volume for Select Comfort has been 808,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Select Comfort has a market cap of $1.4 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are up 20.01% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Select Comfort Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides sleep solutions and services in the United States. The company manufactures, markets, and retails beds and bedding products, such as mattresses, pillows, sheets, adjustable bases, and other bedding products. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.2. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Select Comfort a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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rates Select Comfort as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, increase in net income, good cash flow from operations and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full

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Janus Capital Group (JNS) - FREE Research Report

Dai Ichi Life Insurance Co., Ltd., who is 10% Owner at Janus Capital Group, sold 169,600 shares at $13.84 on Oct. 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 37.1 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.46% with the 169,600-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $14.68, up $0.84, or 5.69% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Janus Capital Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,541
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 43,157
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000

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  • 24-Week # shares sold: 43,157

The average volume for Janus Capital Group has been 7.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Janus Capital Group has a market cap of $2.7 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 18.92% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Janus Capital Group, Inc. is a publicly owned asset management holding company with approximately $167.7 billion in assets under management. It also provides retirement planning, investment planning, tax planning, investment for college, and tax planning services to its clients. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.19%. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.7. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Janus Capital Group a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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rates Janus Capital Group 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 notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full

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Linear Technology (LLTC) - FREE Research Report

Quarles David A, who is VP International Sales at Linear Technology, sold 3,000 shares at $41.00 on Oct. 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP International Sales owned 48,093 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.87% with the 3,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $40.89, down $0.11, or 0.27% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Linear Technology go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,558
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 10,253
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 10,253

The average volume for Linear Technology has been 2.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Linear Technology has a market cap of $10.0 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are down 8.98% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Linear Technology Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and markets a line of analog integrated circuits (ICs) worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.63%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.7. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate Linear Technology a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full

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