Insider Trading Alert - Domtar And 4 Others Traded By Insiders

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Friday, Sept. 13, 2013, 141 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $99.99 to $478,779,119.37.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Domtar (UFS) - FREE Research Report

Thomas Richard L who is SVP, Sales and Marketing at Domtar sold 2,903 shares at $76.03 on Sept. 13, 2013. Following this transaction, the SVP, Sales and Marketing owned 2,468 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 54.04% with the 2,903 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $78.32, up $2.29, or 2.92% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Domtar go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares bought: 101
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2,271

The average volume for Domtar has been 334,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Domtar has a market cap of $2.4 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are down 10.07% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Domtar Corporation designs, manufactures, markets, and distributes communications papers, specialty and packaging papers, and adult incontinence products worldwide. It operates in three segments: Pulp and Paper, Distribution, and Personal Care. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.93%. The company has a P/E ratio of 31.7. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Domtar a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Domtar as a hold. Among the primary strengths of the company is its solid financial position based on a variety of debt and liquidity measures that we have evaluated. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, feeble growth in the company's earnings per share and deteriorating net income. Get the full Domtar Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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