Insider Trading Alert - EQT And 2 Others Traded By Insiders

Yesterday, July 5, 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:

EQT (EQT) - FREE Research Report

Behrman Philip G who is Director at EQT CORP bought 55 shares at $79.37 per share for a total value of $4,365.35 on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 6,429 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.86% with the 55 share acquisition.

Cary A. Bray Jr. who is Director at EQT CORP bought 216 shares at $79.37 per share for a total value of $17,143.92 on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 8,621 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 2.57% with the 216 share acquisition.

The shares most recently traded at $79.58, down $0.10, or 0.12% since the insider transactions. Historical insider transactions for EQT go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,100
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,100
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 21,126

The average volume for EQT has been 1.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. EQT has a market cap of $12.0 billion and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are up 35.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

EQT Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an integrated energy company in the United States. It operates in three segments: EQT Production, EQT Midstream, and Distribution. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.15%. The company has a P/E ratio of 56.9. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate EQT a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates EQT as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations, increase in net income and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full EQT Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Verisk Analytics (VRSK) - FREE Research Report

Brown Hyatt J who is Director at VERISK ANALYTIC bought 1,029 shares on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 60,194 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 1.74% with the 1,029 share acquisition.

Coyne Frank J who is Director at VERISK ANALYTIC bought 219,011 shares on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 666,606 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 48.93% with the 219,011 share acquisition.

Dell Glen A who is Director at VERISK ANALYTIC bought 84,229 shares on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 166,629 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 102.22% with the 84,229 share acquisition.

Foskett Christopher M who is Director at VERISK ANALYTIC bought 2,017 shares on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 18,494 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 12.24% with the 2,017 share acquisition.

Iordanou Constantine who is Director at VERISK ANALYTIC bought 1,029 shares on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 136,486 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.76% with the 1,029 share acquisition.

Lehman John F who is Director at VERISK ANALYTIC bought 209,944 shares on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 270,497 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 346.71% with the 209,944 share acquisition.

Liss Samuel G who is Director at VERISK ANALYTIC bought 1,029 shares on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 45,648 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 2.31% with the 1,029 share acquisition.

Mills Andrew G who is Director at VERISK ANALYTIC bought 1,029 shares on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 118,992 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.87% with the 1,029 share acquisition.

Motamed Thomas F who is Director at VERISK ANALYTIC bought 2,264 shares on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 10,723 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 26.76% with the 2,264 share acquisition.

Vaughan Therese M who is Director at VERISK ANALYTIC bought 1,029 shares on July 1, 2013.

Wright David B who is Director at VERISK ANALYTIC bought 53,357 shares on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 54,386 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 5185.33% with the 53,357 share acquisition.

The shares most recently traded at $60.71, down $0.20, or 0.33% since the insider transactions. Historical insider transactions for Verisk Analytics go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,924
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 12,798

The average volume for Verisk Analytics has been 724,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Verisk Analytics has a market cap of $10.2 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 18.64% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Verisk Analytics, Inc. provides proprietary data, analytics methods, and embedded decision support solutions for detecting fraud in property and casualty (P&C) insurance, financial, and healthcare industries primarily in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 31.0. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Verisk Analytics a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Verisk Analytics as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its notable return on equity, robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share and expanding profit margins. 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 Verisk Analytics Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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IHS (IHS) - FREE Research Report

Gear Jonathan who is Sr. VP, Industrials at IHS INC-A sold 480 shares at $103.98 per share for a total value of $49,910.40 on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Sr. VP, Industrials owned 11,203 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.11% with the 480 share sell-off.

Green Stephen who is EVP - Legal & Corp Sec at IHS INC-A sold 2,000 shares at $104.05 per share for a total value of $208,100.00 on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP - Legal & Corp Sec owned 33,739 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.6% with the 2,000 share sell-off.

Yergin Daniel who is Vice Chairman at IHS INC-A sold 32,000 shares at $77.81 per share for a total value of $2,075,913.80 on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Vice Chairman owned 412,914 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.6% with the 32,000 share sell-off.

The shares most recently traded at $105.19, up $0.85, or 0.81% since the insider transactions. Historical insider transactions for IHS go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 15,896
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 15,896
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 35,705

The average volume for IHS has been 448,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. IHS has a market cap of $6.9 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 8.69% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

IHS Inc. provides critical information, insights, and analytics. The company has a P/E ratio of 44.1. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate IHS a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates IHS as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full IHS Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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