Insider Trading Alert - Nordson Corporation And 3 Others Traded By Insiders

Yesterday, July 3, 2013, 389 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $200.00 to $15,089,002.16.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Nordson Corporation (NDSN) - FREE Research Report

Peet Shelly who is Vice President at NORDSON CORP bought 1,446 shares on July 3, 2013. Following this transaction, the Vice President owned 10,321 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 16.13% with the 1,446 share acquisition.

The shares most recently traded at $69.07, down $0.32, or 0.46% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Nordson Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,100
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 5,100

The average volume for Nordson Corporation has been 304,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Nordson Corporation has a market cap of $4.5 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 9.93% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Nordson Corporation engineers, manufactures, and markets products and systems for precision dispensing and processing, fluid management, testing and inspection, surface treatment, and curing. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.85%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.8. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Nordson Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Nordson Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and good cash flow from operations. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Nordson Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Viasat (VSAT) - FREE Research Report

Fpr Partners Llc who is 10% Owner at VIASAT INC sold 224,916 shares at $69.85 per share for a total value of $15,746,164.22 on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 17.4 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.28% with the 224,916 share sell-off.

The shares most recently traded at $69.27, down $0.13, or 0.19% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Viasat go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 14,925
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 17,047
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 23,047

The average volume for Viasat has been 272,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Viasat has a market cap of $3.2 billion and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are up 80% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

ViaSat, Inc. provides fixed and mobile broadband services, and satellite and wireless networks, as well as secure networking systems, products, and services for government and commercial customers worldwide. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Viasat a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Viasat as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, increase in net income, expanding profit margins 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 Viasat Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Fifth & Pacific Companies (FNP) - FREE Research Report

Rubino Nicholas who is SVP, Chief Legal Officer at FIFTH PACIFIC bought 173,677 shares at $22.34 per share for a total value of $3,879,944.18 on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the SVP, Chief Legal Officer owned 182,237 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 137.06% with the 173,677 share acquisition.

The shares most recently traded at $22.79, up $0.19, or 0.84% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for Fifth & Pacific Companies has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Fifth & Pacific Companies has a market cap of $2.7 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 81.53% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Fifth & Pacific Companies, Inc. engages in the design and marketing of a range of apparel and accessories. The company operates in four segments: JUICY COUTURE, LUCKY BRAND, KATE SPADE, and Adelington Design Group. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Fifth & Pacific Companies a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Fifth & Pacific Companies as a sell. Among the areas we feel are negative, one of the most important has been weak operating cash flow. Get the full Fifth & Pacific Companies Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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VeriFone Systems (PAY) - FREE Research Report

Denend Leslie G who is Director at VERIFONE HLDGS bought 2,000 shares on July 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 7,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 40% with the 2,000 share acquisition.

Hart Alex W who is Director at VERIFONE HLDGS bought 2,000 shares on July 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 25,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 8.7% with the 2,000 share acquisition.

Mcginn Richard A who is Interim CEO at VERIFONE HLDGS bought 5,735 shares at $5.60 per share for a total value of $3,945.65 on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Interim CEO owned 18,765 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 42.48% with the 5,735 share acquisition.

Raff Eitan who is Director at VERIFONE HLDGS bought 2,000 shares on July 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 3,500 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 133.33% with the 2,000 share acquisition.

Stiefler Jeffrey E who is Director at VERIFONE HLDGS bought 2,000 shares on July 2, 2013.

The shares most recently traded at $16.75, down $0.04, or 0.24% since the insider transactions. Historical insider transactions for VeriFone Systems go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 15,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 15,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 15,000

The average volume for VeriFone Systems has been 3.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. VeriFone Systems has a market cap of $1.8 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are down 43.43% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Verifone Systems, Inc. designs, markets, and services electronic payment solutions worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 105.0. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate VeriFone Systems a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates VeriFone Systems as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. Get the full VeriFone Systems Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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