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

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Yesterday, Sept. 25, 2013, 72 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $92.40 to $20,698,125.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Infinera Corporation (INFN) - FREE Research Report

Welch David F who is President at Infinera Corporation sold 30,000 shares at $11.08 on Sept. 25, 2013. Following this transaction, the President owned 949,493 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.06% with the 30,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $11.39, up $0.31, or 2.68% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Infinera Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 50,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 62,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 101,971

The average volume for Infinera Corporation has been 1.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Infinera Corporation has a market cap of $1.3 billion and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are up 95.01% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Infinera Corporation provides optical networking equipment, software, and services to communications service providers, Internet content providers, cable operators, and subsea network operators worldwide. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Infinera Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Infinera 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 solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing. Get the full Infinera Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Vantiv (VNTV) - FREE Research Report

Stiefler Jeffrey E who is Director at Vantiv sold 8,242 shares at $26.94 on Sept. 25, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 8,242 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $27.13, up $0.19, or 0.69% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Vantiv go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 29,690
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 15.1 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 39.6 million

The average volume for Vantiv has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Vantiv has a market cap of $3.9 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 30.26% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Vantiv, Inc. provides electronic integrated payment processing services in the United States. It operates in two segments, Merchant Services and Financial Institution Services. The company has a P/E ratio of 32.4. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Vantiv a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Vantiv as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity and growth in earnings per share. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including weak operating cash flow and generally higher debt management risk. Get the full Vantiv Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Cimarex Energy Company (XEC) - FREE Research Report

Korus Paul who is Sr Vice Pres, CFO at Cimarex Energy Company sold 5,000 shares at $95.53 on Sept. 25, 2013. Following this transaction, the Sr Vice Pres, CFO owned 140,481 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.44% with the 5,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $95.50, down $0.03, or 0.04% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cimarex Energy Company go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,734
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 34,513
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 34,513

The average volume for Cimarex Energy Company has been 790,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Cimarex Energy Company has a market cap of $8.1 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 62.62% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Cimarex Energy Co. operates as an independent oil and gas exploration and production company primarily in Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, and Kansas. As of December 31, 2012, the company owned an interest in 4,953 net productive oil and gas wells. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.6%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.3. Currently there are 11 analysts that rate Cimarex Energy Company a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cimarex Energy Company as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, increase in net income, expanding profit margins and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Cimarex Energy Company Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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IHS (IHS) - FREE Research Report

Walker Richard who is EVP - Global Finance at IHS sold 1,335 shares at $112.42 on Sept. 25, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP - Global Finance owned 29,128 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.38% with the 1,335 share transaction.

Sisson Jeffrey D who is Sr VP, Chief HR Officer at IHS sold 7,500 shares at $112.36 on Sept. 25, 2013. Following this transaction, the Sr VP, Chief HR Officer owned 21,851 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 25.55% with the 7,500 share transaction.

Key Scott who is President and CEO at IHS sold 2,000 shares at $112.45 on Sept. 25, 2013. Following this transaction, the President and CEO owned 86,920 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.25% with the 2,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $114.09, up $1.64, or 1.44% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for IHS go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 25,896

The average volume for IHS has been 284,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. IHS has a market cap of $7.4 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 17.25% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

IHS Inc. provides critical information, insights, and analytics. The company has a P/E ratio of 54.9. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate IHS a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates IHS as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full IHS Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Lululemon Athletica (LULU) - FREE Research Report

Day Christine McCormick who is Chief Executive Officer at Lululemon Athletica sold 24,816 shares at $67.51 on Sept. 25, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 10,416 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 70.44% with the 24,816 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $73.38, up $5.87, or 7.99% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Lululemon Athletica go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 25,335
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 25,335

The average volume for Lululemon Athletica has been 2.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Lululemon Athletica has a market cap of $8.4 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are down 4.15% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

lululemon athletica inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and distributes athletic apparel and accessories for women, men, and female youth. It operates in three segments: Corporate-Owned Stores, Direct To Consumer, and Other. The company has a P/E ratio of 39.5. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Lululemon Athletica a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 13 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Lululemon Athletica as a buy. 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, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Lululemon Athletica Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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