Insider Trading Alert - Zynga And 4 Others Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Oct. 2, 2013, 110 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $27.14 to $240,355,139.71.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Zynga (ZNGA) - FREE Research Report

Meresman Stanley J who is Director at Zynga sold 3,750 shares at $3.63 on Oct. 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 7,500 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 33.33% with the 3,750 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $3.80, up $0.17, or 4.47% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Zynga go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 70,767
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 277,606

The average volume for Zynga has been 23.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Zynga has a market cap of $2.2 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 52.97% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Zynga Inc. develops, markets, and operates online social games as live services on the Internet, social networking sites, and mobile platforms in the United States and internationally. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Zynga a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 19 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Zynga as a sell. Among the areas we feel are negative, one of the most important has been weak operating cash flow. Get the full Zynga Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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RF Micro Devices (RFMD) - FREE Research Report

Bruggeworth Robert A who is President and CEO at RF Micro Devices sold 50,000 shares at $5.69 on Oct. 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the President and CEO owned 1.4 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.35% with the 50,000 share transaction.

Creviston Steven E who is VP and Pres. Cellular Products at RF Micro Devices sold 10,000 shares at $5.67 on Oct. 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the VP and Pres. Cellular Products owned 1.1 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.88% with the 10,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $5.78, up $0.11, or 1.93% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for RF Micro Devices go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 16,670
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 326,727
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 714,003

The average volume for RF Micro Devices has been 4.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. RF Micro Devices has a market cap of $1.6 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 28.79% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

RF Micro Devices, Inc. engages in the design, development, manufacture, and marketing of radio frequency (RF) solutions for original equipment manufacturers and original design manufacturers in wireless and wired communications applications in the United States and internationally. Currently there are 12 analysts that rate RF Micro Devices a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates RF Micro Devices 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 also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. Get the full RF Micro Devices Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Clean Harbors (CLH) - FREE Research Report

Gerstenberg Eric W who is Pres. (Enviro. Services subs) at Clean Harbors sold 1,000 shares at $58.92 on Oct. 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the Pres. (Enviro. Services subs) owned 38,604 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.52% with the 1,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $58.28, down $0.64, or 1.1% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Clean Harbors go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,000

The average volume for Clean Harbors has been 493,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Clean Harbors has a market cap of $3.4 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 2.87% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Clean Harbors, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides environmental, energy, and industrial services in the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada, and internationally. It operates in four segments: Technical Services, Field Services, Industrial Services, and Oil and Gas Field Services. The company has a P/E ratio of 29.6. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Clean Harbors a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Clean Harbors 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, reasonable valuation levels and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat weak growth in earnings per share. Get the full Clean Harbors Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Jabil Circuit (JBL) - FREE Research Report

Alexander Forbes I J who is Chief Financial Officer at Jabil Circuit sold 15,000 shares at $22.00 on Oct. 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 433,385 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.35% with the 15,000 share transaction.

Main Timothy L who is Director at Jabil Circuit sold 15,000 shares at $21.73 on Oct. 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 1.4 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.05% with the 15,000 share transaction.

Muir William D Jr who is Chief Operating Officer at Jabil Circuit sold 15,000 shares at $21.89 on Oct. 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Operating Officer owned 585,599 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.5% with the 15,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $21.75, down $0.14, or 0.63% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Jabil Circuit go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 56,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 422,060
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 788,681

The average volume for Jabil Circuit has been 1.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Jabil Circuit has a market cap of $4.8 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 22.91% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Jabil Circuit, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides electronic manufacturing services and solutions worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.35%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.0. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Jabil Circuit a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Jabil Circuit as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in stock price during the past year, increase in net income, attractive valuation levels and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Jabil Circuit Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) - FREE Research Report

Reller Tami who is EVP, Marketing at Microsoft Corporation sold 5,800 shares at $33.34 on Oct. 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP, Marketing owned 550,993 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.04% with the 5,800 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $33.96, up $0.62, or 1.83% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Microsoft Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 15.1 million
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 20.3 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 27.6 million

The average volume for Microsoft Corporation has been 54.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Microsoft Corporation has a market cap of $270.3 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 21.51% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Microsoft Corporation (Microsoft) develops, licenses, and supports software, services, and hardware devices worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.45%. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.6. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Microsoft Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 17 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Microsoft 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, notable return on equity, attractive valuation levels and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Microsoft Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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