Insider Trading Alert - SunPower Corporation And 4 Others Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Sept. 19, 2013, 81 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $698.00 to $197,170,890.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

SunPower Corporation (SPWR) - FREE Research Report

Branderiz Eric who is SVP & Prin Acct Off at SunPower Corporation sold 2,080 shares at $24.34 on Sept. 19, 2013. Following this transaction, the SVP & Prin Acct Off owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 2,080 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $24.95, up $0.61, or 2.44% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for SunPower Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,162
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 119,866
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 300,607

The average volume for SunPower Corporation has been 3.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. SunPower Corporation has a market cap of $2.9 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 331.85% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

SunPower Corporation, an integrated solar products and solutions company, designs, manufactures, and delivers solar electric systems for residential, commercial, and utility-scale power plant customers worldwide. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate SunPower Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates SunPower Corporation as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including weak operating cash flow, poor profit margins and generally higher debt management risk. Get the full SunPower Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) - FREE Research Report

Dolan Victoria L who is VP & Corporate Controller at Colgate-Palmolive Company sold 1,100 shares at $59.62 on Sept. 19, 2013. Following this transaction, the VP & Corporate Controller owned 43,339 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.48% with the 1,100 share transaction.

Greene Thomas W Jr who is Chief Information Officer at Colgate-Palmolive Company sold 1,502 shares at $59.62 on Sept. 19, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Information Officer owned 25,814 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.5% with the 1,502 share transaction.

Burton Nigel who is Chief Marketing Officer at Colgate-Palmolive Company sold 2,015 shares at $59.62 on Sept. 19, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Marketing Officer owned 45,139 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.27% with the 2,015 share transaction.

Corbo Michael who is VP, Global Supply Chain at Colgate-Palmolive Company sold 1,108 shares at $59.62 on Sept. 19, 2013. Following this transaction, the VP, Global Supply Chain owned 25,177 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.22% with the 1,108 share transaction.

Fogarty Stephen J. who is Chief Ethics & Compliance Off. at Colgate-Palmolive Company sold 1,035 shares at $59.62 on Sept. 19, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Ethics & Compliance Off. owned 21,770 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.54% with the 1,035 share transaction.

Brons-Poulsen Peter who is Pres. & CEO, Hill's at Colgate-Palmolive Company sold 476 shares at $59.62 on Sept. 19, 2013. Following this transaction, the Pres. & CEO, Hill's owned 45,474 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.04% with the 476 share transaction.

Deoras Mukul who is President, Colgate-Asia at Colgate-Palmolive Company sold 508 shares at $59.62 on Sept. 19, 2013. Following this transaction, the President, Colgate-Asia owned 29,624 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.69% with the 508 share transaction.

Tsourapas Panagiotis who is Pres., Colgate-Africa/Eurasia at Colgate-Palmolive Company sold 449 shares at $59.62 on Sept. 19, 2013. Following this transaction, the Pres., Colgate-Africa/Eurasia owned 34,074 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.3% with the 449 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $60.87, up $1.25, or 2.06% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Colgate-Palmolive Company go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,446
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,247
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 11,197

The average volume for Colgate-Palmolive Company has been 2.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Colgate-Palmolive Company has a market cap of $55.5 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 17.07% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Colgate-Palmolive Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets consumer products worldwide. The company operates in two segments: Oral, Personal and Home Care; and Pet Nutrition. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.27%. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.9. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Colgate-Palmolive Company a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 13 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Colgate-Palmolive Company as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Colgate-Palmolive Company Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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FactSet Research Systems (FDS) - FREE Research Report

Laird Joseph E Jr who is Director at FactSet Research Systems sold 2,000 shares at $110.92 on Sept. 19, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 2,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $109.32, down $1.60, or 1.46% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for FactSet Research Systems go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 6,624
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 12,574

The average volume for FactSet Research Systems has been 354,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. FactSet Research Systems has a market cap of $4.8 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 25.27% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

FactSet Research Systems Inc. provides integrated financial information and analytical applications to investment community worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.27%. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.8. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate FactSet Research Systems a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates FactSet Research Systems 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, notable return on equity, growth in earnings per share 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 FactSet Research Systems Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Tivo (TIVO) - FREE Research Report

Kovar Pavel who is Principal Accounting Officer at Tivo sold 5,617 shares at $12.45 on Sept. 19, 2013. Following this transaction, the Principal Accounting Officer owned 118,824 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.51% with the 5,617 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $12.42, down $0.03, or 0.24% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Tivo go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,193
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 24,313
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 66,483

The average volume for Tivo has been 2.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Tivo has a market cap of $1.5 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are down 0.16% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

TiVo Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides software and service technology that enables the distribution of video content on digital video recorders (DVRs), non-DVR set-top boxes (STB), computers, smartphones, and tablets in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 5.5. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Tivo a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Tivo as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, notable return on equity, reasonable valuation levels and compelling growth in net income. 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 Tivo Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Jacobs Engineering Group (JEC) - FREE Research Report

Thawerbhoy Nazim G who is Senior Vice President at Jacobs Engineering Group sold 6,000 shares at $59.72 on Sept. 19, 2013. Following this transaction, the Senior Vice President owned 18,885 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 24.11% with the 6,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $59.82, up $0.10, or 0.17% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Jacobs Engineering Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 5,000

The average volume for Jacobs Engineering Group has been 800,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Jacobs Engineering Group has a market cap of $7.7 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 38.27% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. provides technical, professional, and construction services to various industrial, commercial, and governmental clients worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.3. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Jacobs Engineering Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Jacobs Engineering Group 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, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Jacobs Engineering Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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