Insider Trading Alert - Fossil Group And 4 Others Traded By Insiders

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Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, 98 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $117.60 to $300,598,732.04.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Fossil Group (FOSL) - FREE Research Report

Quick Mark who is Director at Fossil Group sold 4,000 shares at $114.33 on Sept. 20, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 23,345 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.63% with the 4,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $117.26, up $2.93, or 2.5% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Fossil Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,456
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,496
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 13,829

The average volume for Fossil Group has been 752,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Fossil Group has a market cap of $6.7 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are up 24.75% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Fossil Group, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, development, marketing, and distribution of consumer fashion accessories worldwide. It operates in four segments: North America Wholesale, Europe Wholesale, Asia Pacific Wholesale, and Direct to Consumer. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.1. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Fossil Group a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Fossil 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, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Fossil Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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FedEx Corporation (FDX) - FREE Research Report

Carter Robert B who is EVP Chief Info Officer at FedEx Corporation sold 8,842 shares at $116.26 on Sept. 20, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP Chief Info Officer owned 40,760 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 17.83% with the 8,842 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $114.96, down $1.30, or 1.13% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for FedEx Corporation go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 19,097
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 19,097

The average volume for FedEx Corporation has been 2.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. FedEx Corporation has a market cap of $36.9 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 27.38% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

FedEx Corporation provides transportation, e-commerce, and business services in the United States and internationally. It operates in four segments: FedEx Express, FedEx Ground, FedEx Freight, and FedEx Services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.51%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.4. Currently there are 14 analysts that rate FedEx Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates FedEx Corporation 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, reasonable valuation levels and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full FedEx Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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AGCO (AGCO) - FREE Research Report

Caplan David L who is Sr. VP, Materials Projects at AGCO sold 2,606 shares at $59.97 on Sept. 20, 2013. Following this transaction, the Sr. VP, Materials Projects owned 13,027 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 16.67% with the 2,606 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $60.01, up $0.04, or 0.07% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for AGCO go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,474
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 27,608
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 3,920
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 62,947

The average volume for AGCO has been 981,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. AGCO has a market cap of $5.9 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 23.25% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

AGCO Corporation manufactures and distributes agricultural equipment and related replacement parts worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.66%. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.3. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate AGCO a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates AGCO 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 increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full AGCO Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Dollar Tree Stores (DLTR) - FREE Research Report

Rudman Robert H who is Chief Merchandising Officer at Dollar Tree Stores sold 623 shares at $58.08 on Sept. 20, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Merchandising Officer owned 566 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 52.4% with the 623 share transaction.

Jacobs David A. who is Chief Strategy Officer at Dollar Tree Stores sold 4,300 shares at $58.17 on Sept. 20, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Strategy Officer owned 17,707 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 19.54% with the 4,300 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $57.52, down $0.65, or 1.14% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Dollar Tree Stores go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,096
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 8,096
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 13,208

The average volume for Dollar Tree Stores has been 1.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Dollar Tree Stores has a market cap of $13.0 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are up 44.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Dollar Tree, Inc. operates discount variety stores in the United States and Canada. Its stores offer merchandise at the fixed price of $1.00. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.7. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Dollar Tree Stores a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Dollar Tree Stores as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, notable return on equity, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full Dollar Tree Stores Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Terex (TEX) - FREE Research Report

Andersen G Chris who is Director at Terex sold 10,000 shares at $34.43 on Sept. 20, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 122,689 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.54% with the 10,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $34.02, down $0.41, or 1.21% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Terex go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,331
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,603
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 3,015
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 48,263
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 3,872
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 67,013

The average volume for Terex has been 1.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Terex has a market cap of $3.8 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 22.27% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Terex Corporation operates as an equipment manufacturer of specialized machinery products. The company has a P/E ratio of 104.2. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Terex a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Terex as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, reasonable valuation levels and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. Get the full Terex Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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