Insider Trading Alert - UnitedHealth Group And 4 Others Traded By Insiders

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Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, 132 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $13.05 to $156,271,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

UnitedHealth Group (UNH) - FREE Research Report

Leatherdale Douglas W who is Director at UnitedHealth Group sold 15,000 shares at $74.36 on Sept. 6, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 927,879 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.59% with the 15,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $74.00, down $0.36, or 0.48% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for UnitedHealth Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 110,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 139,866

The average volume for UnitedHealth Group has been 4.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. UnitedHealth Group has a market cap of $75.3 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 36.54% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated operates as a diversified health and well-being company in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.51%. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.1. Currently there are 15 analysts that rate UnitedHealth Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates UnitedHealth Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, 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 shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full UnitedHealth Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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HMS Holdings Corporation (HMSY) - FREE Research Report

Dragonetti Christina who is Chief Development Officer at HMS Holdings Corporation sold 12,000 shares at $24.21 on Sept. 6, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Development Officer owned 231,526 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.93% with the 12,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $23.84, down $0.37, or 1.55% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for HMS Holdings Corporation go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 24,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 36,000

The average volume for HMS Holdings Corporation has been 562,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. HMS Holdings Corporation has a market cap of $2.1 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 7.56% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

HMS Holdings Corp. provides cost containment services to government and private healthcare payers and sponsors. The company's services include co-ordination of benefits and program integrity services. The company has a P/E ratio of 45.1. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate HMS Holdings Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates HMS Holdings Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full HMS Holdings Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Harman International Industries (HAR) - FREE Research Report

Slump David who is President, Automotive Services at Harman International Industries sold 18,680 shares at $65.09 on Sept. 6, 2013. Following this transaction, the President, Automotive Services owned 16,038 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 53.8% with the 18,680 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $64.80, down $0.29, or 0.45% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Harman International Industries go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 36,198
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 40,998
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 40,998

The average volume for Harman International Industries has been 869,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Harman International Industries has a market cap of $4.4 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are up 44.69% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Majority of revenue growth to come from MOST systems in high-end luxury cars. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.84%. The company has a P/E ratio of 31.9. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Harman International Industries a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Harman International Industries 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 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 Harman International Industries Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Ubiquiti Networks (UBNT) - FREE Research Report

Summit Partners L P who is Manager of GP of 10% Owner at Ubiquiti Networks sold 2.5 million shares at $31.41 on Sept. 6, 2013. Following this transaction, the Manager of GP of 10% Owner owned 6.1 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 29.19% with the 2.5 million share transaction.

Chung Peter Y who is Director at Ubiquiti Networks sold 2.5 million shares at $31.41 on Sept. 6, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 6.1 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 29.19% with the 2.5 million share transaction.

Fitzgerald Charles James JR who is Director at Ubiquiti Networks sold 2.5 million shares at $31.41 on Sept. 6, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 6.1 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 29.19% with the 2.5 million share transaction.

Summit Partners Private Equity Fund VII-A, L.P. who is 10% Owner at Ubiquiti Networks sold 2.5 million shares at $31.41 on Sept. 6, 2013. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 6.1 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 29.19% with the 2.5 million share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $33.42, up $2.01, or 6.01% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Ubiquiti Networks go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 41,392
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 66,392
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 7.1 million

The average volume for Ubiquiti Networks has been 531,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Ubiquiti Networks has a market cap of $2.9 billion and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are up 173.89% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Ubiquiti Networks, Inc., a communications technology company, together with its subsidiaries, offers a portfolio of communications networking products and solutions worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 36.5. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Ubiquiti Networks a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Ubiquiti Networks as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the stock itself is trading at a premium valuation. Get the full Ubiquiti Networks Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Level 3 Communications (LVLT) - FREE Research Report

Clemins Archie who is Director at Level 3 Communications sold 1,000 shares at $22.89 on Sept. 6, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 44,585 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.19% with the 1,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $23.19, up $0.30, or 1.29% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Level 3 Communications go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 340,444

The average volume for Level 3 Communications has been 1.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Level 3 Communications has a market cap of $5.1 billion and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are down 1.04% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Level 3 Communications, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a facilities-based provider of a range of integrated communications services primarily in North America, Latin America, and Europe. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Level 3 Communications a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Level 3 Communications as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and good cash flow from operations. 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 Level 3 Communications Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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