Insider Trading Alert - UnitedHealth Group 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:

UnitedHealth Group (UNH) - FREE Research Report

Leatherdale Douglas W who is Director at UnitedHealth Group sold 15,000 shares at $74.98 on Sept. 12, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 912,879 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.62% with the 15,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $75.14, up $0.16, or 0.21% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for UnitedHealth Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 15,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 125,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 154,866

The average volume for UnitedHealth Group has been 4.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. UnitedHealth Group has a market cap of $76.4 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 38.61% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated operates as a diversified health and well-being company in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.49%. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.3. 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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General Motors (GM) - FREE Research Report

Canada GEN Investment Corp who is 10% Owner at General Motors sold 30.0 million shares at $36.65 on Sept. 12, 2013. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 110.1 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 21.42% with the 30.0 million share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $36.31, down $0.34, or 0.94% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for General Motors go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares bought: 500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 20.0 million

The average volume for General Motors has been 12.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. General Motors has a market cap of $50.3 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and automotive industry. Shares are up 26.08% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

General Motors Company (GM) designs, manufactures, and markets cars, crossovers, trucks, and automobile parts worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.0. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate General Motors a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates General Motors as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, attractive valuation levels, good cash flow from operations and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full General Motors Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Magnum Hunter Resources Corportion (MHR) - FREE Research Report

Ferguson Hershal C III who is Executive Vice President at Magnum Hunter Resources Corportion sold 15,000 shares at $5.53 on Sept. 12, 2013. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 106,590 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.34% with the 15,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $5.49, down $0.04, or 0.73% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Magnum Hunter Resources Corportion go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares sold: 29,000

The average volume for Magnum Hunter Resources Corportion has been 3.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Magnum Hunter Resources Corportion has a market cap of $956.2 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 35.09% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation, an independent oil and gas company, engages in the exploration, exploitation, acquisition, development, and production of crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquid resources in the United States and Canada. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 10.25%. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Magnum Hunter Resources Corportion a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Magnum Hunter Resources Corportion as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow and poor profit margins. Get the full Magnum Hunter Resources Corportion Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Unum Group (UNM) - FREE Research Report

Larson Gloria C who is Director at Unum Group sold 11,000 shares at $31.00 on Sept. 12, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 57,924 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 15.96% with the 11,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $31.01, up $0.01, or 0.03% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Unum Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 300
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 100,300
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 181,237

The average volume for Unum Group has been 1.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Unum Group has a market cap of $8.3 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 48.99% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Unum Group, together with its subsidiaries, provides group and individual disability insurance products primarily in the United States and the United Kingdom. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.84%. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.6. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Unum Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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

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Life Time Fitness (LTM) - FREE Research Report

Buss Eric J who is Executive Vice President at Life Time Fitness sold 20,000 shares at $50.02 on Sept. 12, 2013. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 144,056 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.19% with the 20,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $48.85, down $1.17, or 2.39% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Life Time Fitness go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 865
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 73,265
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 309,867

The average volume for Life Time Fitness has been 317,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Life Time Fitness has a market cap of $2.1 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are down 1.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Life Time Fitness, Inc. designs, builds, and operates sports and athletic, professional fitness, family recreation, and spa centers. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.8. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Life Time Fitness a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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

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