Insider Trading Alert - BorgWarner And 4 Others Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Sept. 9, 2013, 121 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $226.97 to $156,248,500.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

BorgWarner (BWA) - FREE Research Report

Michas Alexis P who is Director at BorgWarner sold 10,000 shares at $100.01 on Sept. 9, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 71,096 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.33% with the 10,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $99.72, down $0.29, or 0.29% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for BorgWarner go as follows:

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

The average volume for BorgWarner has been 813,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. BorgWarner has a market cap of $11.2 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and automotive industry. Shares are up 37.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

BorgWarner Inc. manufactures and sells engineered automotive systems and components primarily for powertrain applications worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.02%. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.2. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate BorgWarner a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates BorgWarner as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, good cash flow from operations 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 BorgWarner Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Activision Blizzard (ATVI) - FREE Research Report

Hirshberg Eric who is CEO, Activision Publishing at Activision Blizzard sold 43,768 shares at $17.22 on Sept. 9, 2013. Following this transaction, the CEO, Activision Publishing owned 66,400 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 39.73% with the 43,768 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $17.06, down $0.16, or 0.95% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Activision Blizzard go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 45,042
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 79,392

The average volume for Activision Blizzard has been 7.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Activision Blizzard has a market cap of $19.0 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 59.79% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Activision Blizzard, Inc. publishes online, personal computer (PC), console, handheld, and mobile interactive entertainment products worldwide. It operates in three segments: Activision, Blizzard, and Distribution. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.12%. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.3. Currently there are 18 analysts that rate Activision Blizzard a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Activision Blizzard as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, attractive valuation levels, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Activision Blizzard Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Ameriprise Financial (AMP) - FREE Research Report

Sharan Kim Michelle who is Pres Fncl Plng & Wealth & CMO at Ameriprise Financial sold 6,567 shares at $88.41 on Sept. 9, 2013. Following this transaction, the Pres Fncl Plng & Wealth & CMO owned 25,940 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 20.2% with the 6,567 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $90.51, up $2.10, or 2.32% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Ameriprise Financial go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,205
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 11,205
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 56,992

The average volume for Ameriprise Financial has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Ameriprise Financial has a market cap of $17.3 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 39.85% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Ameriprise Financial, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides a range of financial products and services in the United States and internationally. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.37%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.3. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Ameriprise Financial a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Ameriprise Financial as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, notable return on equity, solid stock price performance and good cash flow from operations. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Ameriprise Financial Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Semtech Corporation (SMTC) - FREE Research Report

Hankin Rockell N who is Director at Semtech Corporation sold 11,000 shares at $30.38 on Sept. 9, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 159,940 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.44% with the 11,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $30.95, up $0.57, or 1.84% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Semtech Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 8,680
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 19,505
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 70,010

The average volume for Semtech Corporation has been 722,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Semtech Corporation has a market cap of $2.1 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 5.01% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Semtech Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, and markets analog and mixed signal semiconductor products. The company has a P/E ratio of 32.7. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Semtech Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Semtech Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, compelling growth in net income, good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and solid stock price performance. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Semtech Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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VistaPrint (VPRT) - FREE Research Report

Blake Katryn who is Exec VP, Global Marketing at VistaPrint sold 749 shares at $55.00 on Sept. 9, 2013. Following this transaction, the Exec VP, Global Marketing owned 16,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.47% with the 749 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $55.58, up $0.58, or 1.04% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for VistaPrint go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,200
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 42,934
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 48,629

The average volume for VistaPrint has been 248,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. VistaPrint has a market cap of $1.8 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 68.14% 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 64.2. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates VistaPrint a buy, 2 analysts rate 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 revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, generally higher debt management risk and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full VistaPrint Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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