Insider Trading Alert - IRobot Corporation And 3 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:

iRobot Corporation (IRBT) - FREE Research Report

Beck Jeffrey A who is Chief Operating Officer at IROBOT CORP sold 1,343 shares at $39.86 per share for a total value of $53,531.98 on July 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Operating Officer owned 71,935 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.83% with the 1,343 share sell-off.

The shares most recently traded at $39.89, up $1.37, or 3.56% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for iRobot Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 56,619
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 146,934
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 165,094

The average volume for iRobot Corporation has been 565,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. iRobot Corporation has a market cap of $1.1 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are up 107.95% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

iRobot Corporation designs, develops, and markets robots for the consumer, government, and industrial markets worldwide. It offers consumer products, including floor vacuuming and washing robots, floor sweeping robots, and pool and gutter cleaning robots. The company has a P/E ratio of 44.3. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate iRobot Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates iRobot Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins, 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 iRobot Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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ConAgra Foods (CAG) - FREE Research Report

Butler Stephen G who is Director at CONAGRA FOODS bought 969 shares at $34.93 per share for a total value of $33,847.17 on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 48,865 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 2.02% with the 969 share acquisition.

Gehring John who is EVP and CFO at CONAGRA FOODS bought 160,676 shares at $20.66 per share for a total value of $4,958,912.00 on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP and CFO owned 362,754 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 44.38% with the 160,676 share acquisition.

Marshall Ruth Ann who is Director at CONAGRA FOODS bought 1,451 shares at $17.46 per share for a total value of $24,485.93 on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 38,981 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 3.87% with the 1,451 share acquisition.

Stinson Kenneth E who is Director at CONAGRA FOODS bought 9,000 shares at $21.34 per share for a total value of $192,060.00 on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 82,389 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 12.26% with the 9,000 share acquisition.

The shares most recently traded at $35.50, down $0.18, or 0.5% since the insider transactions.

The average volume for ConAgra Foods has been 3.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. ConAgra Foods has a market cap of $14.7 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are up 19.86% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

ConAgra Foods, Inc. operates as a food company primarily in North America. The company operates through two segments, Consumer Foods and Commercial Foods. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.83%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.4. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate ConAgra Foods a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates ConAgra Foods as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full ConAgra Foods Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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HomeAway (AWAY) - FREE Research Report

Av Partners Viii Lp who is 10% Owner at HOMEAWAY INC sold 996,507 shares at $31.74 per share for a total value of $31,577,611.38 on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 94.3 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.05% with the 996,507 share sell-off.

The shares most recently traded at $31.50, down $0.06, or 0.19% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for HomeAway go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,690
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 56,699
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 229,336

The average volume for HomeAway has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. HomeAway has a market cap of $2.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are up 43.45% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

HomeAway, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates an online marketplace for the vacation rental industry worldwide. Its vacation rental properties include homes, condominiums, villas, and cabins to the public on a nightly, weekly, or monthly basis. The company has a P/E ratio of 150.0. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate HomeAway a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates HomeAway as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing. Get the full HomeAway Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Brookdale Senior Living (BKD) - FREE Research Report

Clegg Jackie M who is Director at BROOKDALE SENR bought 652 shares at $26.84 per share for a total value of $17,499.68 on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 16,480 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 4.12% with the 652 share acquisition.

Leeds Jeffrey R who is Director at BROOKDALE SENR bought 288 shares at $26.84 per share for a total value of $7,729.92 on July 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 37,957 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.76% with the 288 share acquisition.

The shares most recently traded at $27.41, up $0.32, or 1.18% since the insider transactions. Historical insider transactions for Brookdale Senior Living go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 111,906
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 111,906
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 127,412

The average volume for Brookdale Senior Living has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Brookdale Senior Living has a market cap of $3.3 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 6.36% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Brookdale Senior Living Inc. owns and operates senior living communities in the United States. It operates in six segments: Retirement Centers, Assisted Living, Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRCs) Rental, CCRCs-Entry Fee, Innovative Senior Care, and Management Services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 16.89%. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Brookdale Senior Living a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Brookdale Senior Living as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk and poor profit margins. Get the full Brookdale Senior Living Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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