Insider Trading Alert - Vantiv 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:

Vantiv (VNTV) - FREE Research Report

Stiefler Jeffrey E who is Director at VANTIV INC-A bought 267,269 shares at $18.33 per share for a total value of $225,483.19 on July 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 309,939 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 452.46% with the 267,269 share acquisition.

The shares most recently traded at $27.71, up $0.23, or 0.84% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Vantiv go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 13,750
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 24.5 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 24.7 million

The average volume for Vantiv has been 1.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Vantiv has a market cap of $3.8 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 34.57% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Vantiv, Inc. provides electronic integrated payment processing services in the United States. It operates in two segments, Merchant Services and Financial Institution Services. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.6. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Vantiv a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Vantiv as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company has favored debt over equity in the management of its balance sheet. Get the full Vantiv Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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International Game Technology (IGT) - FREE Research Report

Creed Greg who is Director at INTL GAME TECH bought 2,647 shares at $17.00 per share for a total value of $44,999.00 on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 34,700 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 8.26% with the 2,647 share acquisition.

Sadusky Vincent L who is Director at INTL GAME TECH bought 1,397 shares at $17.00 per share for a total value of $23,749.00 on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 28,662 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 5.12% with the 1,397 share acquisition.

Silvers Daniel B. who is Director at INTL GAME TECH bought 7,609 shares at $4.25 per share for a total value of $37,485.00 on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 47,907 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 18.88% with the 7,609 share acquisition.

The shares most recently traded at $16.65, up $0.08, or 0.48% since the insider transactions. Historical insider transactions for International Game Technology go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 35,013
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 35,013
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 35,013

The average volume for International Game Technology has been 3.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. International Game Technology has a market cap of $4.3 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 16.94% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

International Game Technology engages in the design, development, manufacture, and marketing of casino games, gaming equipment, and systems technology for land-based and online social gaming, and wagering markets worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.16%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.4. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate International Game Technology a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates International Game Technology as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, attractive valuation levels, increase in net income, notable return on equity and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full International Game Technology Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Plum Creek Timber (PCL) - FREE Research Report

Tobias Stephen C who is Director at PLUM CREEK TMBR bought 24,645 shares at $23.20 per share for a total value of $9,278.00 on July 3, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 33,820 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 268.61% with the 24,645 share acquisition.

White Martin A who is Director at PLUM CREEK TMBR bought 452 shares at $46.39 per share for a total value of $20,968.28 on July 3, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 27,310 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 1.68% with the 452 share acquisition.

The shares most recently traded at $45.55, down $0.84, or 1.81% since the insider transactions. Historical insider transactions for Plum Creek Timber go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 24,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 24,000

The average volume for Plum Creek Timber has been 966,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Plum Creek Timber has a market cap of $7.6 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 5.14% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Plum Creek Timber Company, Inc. is a publicly owned real estate investment trust (REIT). The trust owns and manages timberlands in the United States. Its products include lumber products, plywood, medium density fiberboard, and related by-products, such as wood chips. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.77%. The company has a P/E ratio of 32.9. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Plum Creek Timber a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Plum Creek Timber as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Plum Creek Timber Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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