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

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Friday, Sept. 27, 2013, 51 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $870.00 to $201,450,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Finisar Corporation (FNSR) - FREE Research Report

Rawls Jerry S who is Exec Chairman of the Board at Finisar Corporation sold 706,172 shares at $22.86 on Sept. 27, 2013. Following this transaction, the Exec Chairman of the Board owned 454,054 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 60.87% with the 706,172 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $22.84, down $0.02, or 0.07% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Finisar Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 18,587
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 47,276
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 52,829

The average volume for Finisar Corporation has been 1.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Finisar Corporation has a market cap of $2.2 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer hardware industry. Shares are up 42.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Finisar Corporation provides optical subsystems and components for data communication and telecommunication applications in the United States, Malaysia, China, and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 86.0. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Finisar Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Finisar Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Finisar Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Leggett & Platt (LEG) - FREE Research Report

Fisher Richard T who is Director at Leggett & Platt sold 7,000 shares at $30.55 on Sept. 27, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 151,855 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.41% with the 7,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $30.00, down $0.55, or 1.83% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Leggett & Platt go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,938
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 58,665

The average volume for Leggett & Platt has been 1.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Leggett & Platt has a market cap of $4.3 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are up 12.31% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated designs and produces various engineered components and products worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.93%. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.5. Currently there are no analysts that rate Leggett & Platt a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Leggett & Platt 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, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Leggett & Platt Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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PetSmart (PETM) - FREE Research Report

Josefowicz Gregory P who is Director at PetSmart sold 2,500 shares at $75.00 on Sept. 27, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 3,946 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 38.78% with the 2,500 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $76.00, up $1.00, or 1.32% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for PetSmart go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 8,359
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 8,359
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 30,490

The average volume for PetSmart has been 983,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. PetSmart has a market cap of $7.7 billion and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are up 8.77% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

PetSmart, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a specialty retailer of products, services, and solutions for pets in the United States, Puerto Rico, and Canada. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.89%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.3. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate PetSmart a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 14 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates PetSmart 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, notable return on equity, increase in stock price during the past year and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full PetSmart Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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DDR (DDR) - FREE Research Report

Roulston Scott D who is Director at DDR sold 2,000 shares at $16.04 on Sept. 27, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 8,089 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 19.82% with the 2,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $15.94, down $0.10, or 0.64% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for DDR go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,649
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 62,649
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 62,649

The average volume for DDR has been 3.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. DDR has a market cap of $5.1 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 1.02% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

DDR Corp. operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT) in the United States. The company engages in acquiring, developing, redeveloping, owning, leasing, and managing shopping centers, mini-malls, and lifestyle centers. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.41%. Currently there are 13 analysts that rate DDR a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates DDR as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's profit margins have been poor overall. Get the full DDR Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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TIBCO Software (TIBX) - FREE Research Report

Hughes William R who is EVP, Gen Counsel & Secretary at TIBCO Software sold 35,603 shares at $25.73 on Sept. 27, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP, Gen Counsel & Secretary owned 201,545 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 15.01% with the 35,603 share transaction.

Rode Murray D who is Evp, Coo at TIBCO Software sold 60,000 shares at $25.84 on Sept. 27, 2013. Following this transaction, the Evp, Coo owned 11,818 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 83.54% with the 60,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $25.22, down $0.62, or 2.46% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for TIBCO Software go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 29,529
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 29,529

The average volume for TIBCO Software has been 2.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. TIBCO Software has a market cap of $4.1 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 15.29% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

TIBCO Software Inc. provides middleware and infrastructure software worldwide. It offers products in the areas of service-oriented architecture (SOA) and core infrastructure; business optimization; and process automation and collaboration. The company has a P/E ratio of 40.2. Currently there are 12 analysts that rate TIBCO Software a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates TIBCO Software as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures 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 TIBCO Software Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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