Insider Trading Alert - Stifel Financial And 4 Others Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Sept. 12, 2013, 127 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $200.00 to $1,099,500,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Stifel Financial (SF) - FREE Research Report

Mulroy Thomas P who is Director at Stifel Financial sold 17,000 shares at $42.92 on Sept. 12, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 237,769 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.67% with the 17,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $41.97, down $0.95, or 2.27% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Stifel Financial go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 71,949
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 258,449
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 260,449

The average volume for Stifel Financial has been 477,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Stifel Financial has a market cap of $2.7 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 32.97% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

The Company is principally engaged in retail brokerage, securities trading, investment banking, investment advisory and related financial services. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.0. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Stifel Financial a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Stifel Financial as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Stifel Financial Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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