Insider Trading Alert - Universal Display 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:

Universal Display Corporation (OLED) - FREE Research Report

Hack Michael G who is GM OLED Lighting & Displays,VP at Universal Display Corporation sold 3,231 shares at $33.65 on Sept. 19, 2013. Following this transaction, the GM OLED Lighting & Displays,VP owned 36,890 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.05% with the 3,231 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $32.40, down $1.25, or 3.86% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Universal Display Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 86,230
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 105,164
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 119,550
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 105,164

The average volume for Universal Display Corporation has been 661,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Universal Display Corporation has a market cap of $1.6 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer hardware industry. Shares are unchanged year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Universal Display Corporation engages in the research, development, and commercialization of organic light emitting diode (OLED) technologies and materials for use in flat panel display, solid-state lighting, and other product applications. The company has a P/E ratio of 146.0. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Universal Display Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Universal Display Corporation 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 expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, disappointing return on equity and premium valuation. Get the full Universal Display Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Access Midstream Partners (ACMP) - FREE Research Report

Global Infrastructure Investors II, LLC who is 10% Owner at Access Midstream Partners sold 1.0 million shares at $46.11 on Sept. 19, 2013. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 59.2 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.66% with the 1.0 million share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $47.01, up $0.90, or 1.91% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Access Midstream Partners go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 6,600
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 6,600
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 6,600

The average volume for Access Midstream Partners has been 368,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Access Midstream Partners has a market cap of $4.9 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 36.11% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Access Midstream Partners, L.P. owns, operates, develops, and acquires natural gas, natural gas liquids and oil gathering systems, and other midstream energy assets in the United States. It focuses on natural gas and natural gas liquids gathering operations. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.25%. The company has a P/E ratio of 60.9. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Access Midstream Partners a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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

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Host Hotels & Resorts (HST) - FREE Research Report

Macnamara Brian G who is SVP, Controller at Host Hotels & Resorts sold 5,000 shares at $18.32 on Sept. 19, 2013. Following this transaction, the SVP, Controller owned 52,829 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.65% with the 5,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $18.46, up $0.14, or 0.75% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Host Hotels & Resorts go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 175,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 175,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 175,000

The average volume for Host Hotels & Resorts has been 6.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Host Hotels & Resorts has a market cap of $13.7 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 19.34% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. is a publicly owned real estate investment trust (REIT). The firm primarily engages in the ownership and operation of hotel properties. It invests in the real estate markets of United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.62%. The company has a P/E ratio of 101.7. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Host Hotels & Resorts a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Host Hotels & Resorts as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, increase in stock price during the past year and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Host Hotels & Resorts Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Capital One Financial (COF) - FREE Research Report

Berson Jory A who is Chief Human Resources Officer at Capital One Financial sold 5,508 shares at $69.00 on Sept. 19, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Human Resources Officer owned 73,378 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.98% with the 5,508 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $69.18, up $0.18, or 0.26% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Capital One Financial go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,743
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 52,825
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 4,192
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 113,164

The average volume for Capital One Financial has been 2.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Capital One Financial has a market cap of $40.5 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 19.32% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Capital One Financial Corporation operates as the bank holding company for the Capital One Bank (USA), National Association (COBNA); and Capital One, National Association (CONA), which provide various financial products and services in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.74%. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.3. Currently there are 17 analysts that rate Capital One Financial a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Capital One Financial 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, increase in stock price during the past year, attractive valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Capital One Financial Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Aruba Networks (ARUN) - FREE Research Report

Melkote Keerti who is Chief Technology Officer at Aruba Networks sold 14,730 shares at $17.61 on Sept. 19, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Technology Officer owned 105,813 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.22% with the 14,730 share transaction.

Galvin Michael M who is Chief Financial Officer at Aruba Networks sold 2,133 shares at $17.67 on Sept. 19, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 262,805 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.81% with the 2,133 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $17.83, up $0.16, or 0.9% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Aruba Networks go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 14,012
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 14,012
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 70,518

The average volume for Aruba Networks has been 2.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Aruba Networks has a market cap of $2.0 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer hardware industry. Shares are down 12.44% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Aruba Networks, Inc. provides network access solutions for the mobile enterprises worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.8. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Aruba Networks a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 12 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Aruba Networks as a hold. 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 and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full Aruba Networks Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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