Insider Trading Alert - Groupon And 4 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:

Groupon (GRPN) - FREE Research Report

Raman Kal who is Chief Operating Officer at GROUPON INC bought 101,029 shares at $8.67 per share for a total value of $875,921.43 on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Operating Officer owned 462,121 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 23.74% with the 101,029 share acquisition.

Schellhase David who is General Counsel at GROUPON INC bought 67,772 shares at $8.67 per share for a total value of $587,583.24 on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the General Counsel owned 440,018 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 16.53% with the 67,772 share acquisition.

The shares most recently traded at $9.07, down $0.07, or 0.8% since the insider transactions.

The average volume for Groupon has been 16.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Groupon has a market cap of $5.9 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are up 84.16% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Groupon, Inc. operates as a local commerce marketplace that connects merchants to consumers by offering goods and services at a discount in North America and internationally. The company also offers deals on products for which it acts as the merchant of record. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Groupon a buy, 6 analysts rate it a sell, and 13 rate it a hold.

Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on GRPN - FREE

TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Groupon as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its weak operating cash flow and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Groupon Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more.

If you liked this article you might like

How to Make Your Life Successful Just Like Billionaire Warren Buffett

How to Live Just Like Billionaire Warren Buffett

GrubHub Is Remarkable, So It's Crazy How Many Have People Have Bet Against It

And You Thought You Knew Everything About Warren Buffett

Nobody Puts Facebook in a Corner; Markets End Mixed -- ICYMI Monday