Insider Trading Alert - VistaPrint And 3 Others Traded By Insiders

Monday, July 8, 2013, 142 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1.15 to $10,873,958.42.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

VistaPrint (VPRT) - FREE Research Report

Blake Katryn who is Exec VP, Global Marketing at VISTAPRINT sold 1,178 shares at $55.00 per share for a total value of $64,790.00 on July 5, 2013. Following this transaction, the Exec VP, Global Marketing owned 18,267 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.06% with the 1,178 share sell-off.

Keane Robert S who is CEO, President at VISTAPRINT bought 1.9 million shares at $6.39 per share for a total value of $1,381.05 on July 5, 2013. Following this transaction, the CEO, President owned 2.2 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 666.49% with the 1.9 million share acquisition.

Teunissen Ernst who is Chief Financial Officer at VISTAPRINT bought 1,074 shares at $24.18 per share for a total value of $6,626.69 on July 5, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 51,243 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 2.13% with the 1,074 share acquisition.

The shares most recently traded at $50.25, down $0.25, or 0.5% since the insider transactions. Historical insider transactions for VistaPrint go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,387
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 16,082
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 20,909

The average volume for VistaPrint has been 295,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. VistaPrint has a market cap of $1.6 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 47.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Vistaprint N.V. operates as an online provider of coordinated portfolios of marketing products and services to micro businesses worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 53.9. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates VistaPrint a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates VistaPrint as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, revenue growth and growth in earnings per share. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk and weak operating cash flow. Get the full VistaPrint Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Discovery Communications (DISCA) - FREE Research Report

Hendricks John S who is Founder at DISCOVERY COM-A bought 481,036 shares at $50.89 per share for a total value of $16,082,900.19 on July 3, 2013. Following this transaction, the Founder owned 4.6 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 10.72% with the 481,036 share acquisition.

The shares most recently traded at $82.08, up $0.06, or 0.08% since the insider transactions. Historical insider transactions for Discovery Communications go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 680
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,200
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 680
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 9,700
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,930
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 192,118

The average volume for Discovery Communications has been 1.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Discovery Communications has a market cap of $11.8 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are up 29.21% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Discovery Communications, Inc. operates as a non fiction media company worldwide. It operates through three segments: U.S. Networks, International Networks, and Education. The company provides original and purchased content across various distribution platforms. The company has a P/E ratio of 31.6. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Discovery Communications a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 12 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Discovery Communications 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, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Discovery Communications Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Paychex (PAYX) - FREE Research Report

Gioja Michael E who is Sr. Vice President at PAYCHEX INC sold 890 shares at $37.61 per share for a total value of $33,472.90 on July 6, 2013. Following this transaction, the Sr. Vice President owned 46,770 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.87% with the 890 share sell-off.

Hill Kevin N who is Vice President at PAYCHEX INC sold 668 shares at $37.61 per share for a total value of $25,123.48 on July 6, 2013. Following this transaction, the Vice President owned 48,601 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.36% with the 668 share sell-off.

Mucci Martin who is CEO & President at PAYCHEX INC bought 6,754 shares at $25.07 per share for a total value of $114,898.55 on July 6, 2013. Following this transaction, the CEO & President owned 237,287 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 2.85% with the 6,754 share acquisition.

Rivera Efrain who is Sr. Vice President, CFO at PAYCHEX INC sold 525 shares at $37.61 per share for a total value of $19,745.25 on July 6, 2013. Following this transaction, the Sr. Vice President, CFO owned 8,004 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.16% with the 525 share sell-off.

Vossler Jennifer R. who is VP/Controller at PAYCHEX INC sold 1,214 shares at $18.80 per share for a total value of $22,979.71 on June 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the VP/Controller owned 61,028 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.99% with the 1,214 share sell-off.

The shares most recently traded at $38.16, up $0.12, or 0.33% since the insider transactions. Historical insider transactions for Paychex go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,807
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2,807

The average volume for Paychex has been 2.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Paychex has a market cap of $13.7 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 20.93% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Paychex, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides payroll, human resource, and benefits outsourcing solutions for small to medium-sized businesses in the United States and Germany. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.51%. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.1. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Paychex a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 18 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Paychex as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income, expanding profit margins, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and reasonable valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Paychex Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Santarus (SNTS) - FREE Research Report

Hall Warren E who is Sr. VP, Mfg. & Prod. Dev. at SANTARUS INC sold 54,302 shares at $14.75 per share for a total value of $649,351.38 on July 3, 2013. Following this transaction, the Sr. VP, Mfg. & Prod. Dev. owned 40,813 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 123.39% with the 54,302 share sell-off.

The shares most recently traded at $23.44, down $0.05, or 0.2% since the insider transactions. Historical insider transactions for Santarus go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,191
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4.9 million
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 185,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 5.0 million

The average volume for Santarus has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Santarus has a market cap of $1.4 billion and is part of the health care sector and drugs industry. Shares are up 100.18% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Santarus, Inc., a specialty biopharmaceutical company, engages in acquiring, developing, and commercializing proprietary products that address the needs of patients treated by physician specialists. The company has a P/E ratio of 43.1. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Santarus a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Santarus as a buy. 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, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full Santarus Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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