Insider Trading Alert - Goodrich Petroleum And 4 Others Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Sept. 10, 2013, 135 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $49.60 to $313,828,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Goodrich Petroleum (GDP) - FREE Research Report

Goodrich Henry who is Director at Goodrich Petroleum sold 4,000 shares at $25.04 on Sept. 10, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 16,445 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 19.56% with the 4,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $25.06, up $0.02, or 0.1% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Goodrich Petroleum go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 48,975
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 48,975
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 98,425

The average volume for Goodrich Petroleum has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Goodrich Petroleum has a market cap of $954.8 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 172.64% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Goodrich Petroleum Corporation, an independent oil and natural gas company, engages in the exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas. Currently there are 13 analysts that rate Goodrich Petroleum a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Goodrich Petroleum as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its feeble growth in its earnings per share, deteriorating net income, generally high debt management risk, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Goodrich Petroleum Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Pall Corporation (PLL) - FREE Research Report

Villa Linda who is Chief Human Resources Officer at Pall Corporation sold 1,922 shares at $71.87 on Sept. 10, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Human Resources Officer owned 1 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 99.95% with the 1,922 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $74.23, up $2.36, or 3.19% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Pall Corporation go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,970
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,970

The average volume for Pall Corporation has been 463,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Pall Corporation has a market cap of $8.1 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 22.54% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Pall Corporation engages in manufacturing and marketing filtration, purification, and separation products and integrated systems solutions worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.39%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.0. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Pall Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Pall Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Pall Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Yelp (YELP) - FREE Research Report

Irvine Diane M who is Director at Yelp sold 1,500 shares at $61.80 on Sept. 10, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 2,500 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 37.5% with the 1,500 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $64.37, up $2.58, or 4% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Yelp go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 393,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 393,000

The average volume for Yelp has been 2.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Yelp has a market cap of $2.5 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are up 235.28% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Yelp, Inc. operates Yelp.com, an online urban city guide that helps people find places to eat, shop, drink, relax, and play based on the informed opinions of a community of locals in the know. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Yelp a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Yelp 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 solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's profit margins have been poor overall. Get the full Yelp Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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RLJ Lodging (RLJ) - FREE Research Report

Hale Leslie D. who is CFO and Treasurer at RLJ Lodging sold 15,000 shares at $23.12 on Sept. 10, 2013. Following this transaction, the CFO and Treasurer owned 209,262 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.69% with the 15,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $23.63, up $0.51, or 2.16% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for RLJ Lodging has been 917,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. RLJ Lodging has a market cap of $2.9 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 20.39% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

RLJ Lodging Trust is an independent equity real estate investment trust. The firm also manages real estate funds. It invests in the real estate markets of the United States. The firm primarily invests in premium-branded, focused service, and compact full-service hotels. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.52%. The company has a P/E ratio of 34.3. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate RLJ Lodging a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates RLJ Lodging as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and reasonable valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full RLJ Lodging Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Stryker Corporation (SYK) - FREE Research Report

Stryker Ronda E who is Director at Stryker Corporation sold 14,000 shares at $69.06 on Sept. 10, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 11.8 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.12% with the 14,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $69.65, up $0.59, or 0.84% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Stryker Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 28,000

The average volume for Stryker Corporation has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Stryker Corporation has a market cap of $26.2 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 26.85% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Stryker Corporation, a medical technology company, provides reconstructive, medical and surgical, and neurotechnology and spine products for doctors, hospitals, and other healthcare facilities. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.53%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.2. Currently there are 13 analysts that rate Stryker Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 12 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Stryker 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, solid stock price performance 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 Stryker Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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