Insider Trading Alert - Williams Companies 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:

Williams Companies (WMB) - FREE Research Report

Macinnis Frank T who is Director at Williams Companies bought 3,800 shares at $36.71 on Sept. 25, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 108,526 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.63% with the 3,800 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $36.34, down $0.37, or 1.02% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Williams Companies go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 10,355

The average volume for Williams Companies has been 5.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Williams Companies has a market cap of $25.0 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 11.79% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

The Williams Companies, Inc. operates as an energy infrastructure company. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4%. The company has a P/E ratio of 39.8. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Williams Companies a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Williams Companies as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, 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 Williams Companies Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Jarden Corporation (JAH) - FREE Research Report

Gaglione Patricia who is SVP, Bus. Ops. & Supply Chain at Jarden Corporation sold 1,500 shares at $49.35 on Sept. 25, 2013. Following this transaction, the SVP, Bus. Ops. & Supply Chain owned 73,423 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2% with the 1,500 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $48.48, down $0.87, or 1.79% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Jarden Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 327,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 327,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 579,003

The average volume for Jarden Corporation has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Jarden Corporation has a market cap of $6.3 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are up 44.08% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Jarden Corporation manufactures, markets, and distributes consumer products in the Unites States and internationally. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.01%. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.4. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Jarden Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Jarden Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth 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 Jarden Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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RenaissanceRe Holdings (RNR) - FREE Research Report

Durhager Peter C who is EVP & Chief Admin. Officer at RenaissanceRe Holdings sold 10,000 shares at $90.00 on Sept. 25, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP & Chief Admin. Officer owned 66,720 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 13.03% with the 10,000 share transaction.

Dutt Aditya who is President, Ventures at RenaissanceRe Holdings sold 8,000 shares at $90.00 on Sept. 25, 2013. Following this transaction, the President, Ventures owned 52,915 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 13.13% with the 8,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $90.28, up $0.28, or 0.31% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for RenaissanceRe Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 28,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 30,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 56,144

The average volume for RenaissanceRe Holdings has been 418,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. RenaissanceRe Holdings has a market cap of $4.0 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 10.74% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, provides reinsurance and insurance coverages and related services in the United States and internationally. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.24%. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.6. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate RenaissanceRe Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates RenaissanceRe Holdings as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full RenaissanceRe Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Telephone and Data Systems (TDS) - FREE Research Report

Wittwer David A who is President of a subsidiary at Telephone and Data Systems sold 10,000 shares at $29.47 on Sept. 25, 2013. Following this transaction, the President of a subsidiary owned 7,332 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 57.7% with the 10,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $29.77, up $0.30, or 1.02% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Telephone and Data Systems go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 800
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 9,173
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 13,296

The average volume for Telephone and Data Systems has been 678,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Telephone and Data Systems has a market cap of $3.0 billion and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are up 33.11% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Telephone and Data Systems, Inc., a diversified telecommunications service company, provides wireless and wireline telecommunications services in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.73%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.2. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Telephone and Data Systems a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Telephone and Data Systems as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels, 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 somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Telephone and Data Systems Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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CNO Financial Group (CNO) - FREE Research Report

Long Roger Keith who is Director at CNO Financial Group sold 20,000 shares at $14.02 on Sept. 25, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 103,465 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 16.2% with the 20,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $14.48, up $0.46, or 3.21% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for CNO Financial Group go as follows:

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

The average volume for CNO Financial Group has been 1.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. CNO Financial Group has a market cap of $3.1 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 51.77% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

CNO Financial Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, develops, markets, and administers health insurance, annuity, individual life insurance, and other insurance products for senior and middle-income markets in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.85%. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.6. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates CNO Financial Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates CNO Financial Group 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 CNO Financial Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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