Insider Trading Alert - CareFusion And 4 Others Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Oct. 3, 2013, 116 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $30.21 to $14,999,997.60.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

CareFusion (CFN) - FREE Research Report

Leonard Thomas J who is President, Medical Systems at CareFusion sold 1,250 shares at $36.99 on Oct. 3, 2013. Following this transaction, the President, Medical Systems owned 63,549 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.93% with the 1,250 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $37.69, up $0.70, or 1.86% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for CareFusion go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,250
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 62,050
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 62,050

The average volume for CareFusion has been 1.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. CareFusion has a market cap of $8.0 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 30.69% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

CareFusion Corporation, a medical technology company, provides various healthcare products and services. It offers product lines in the areas of medication management, infection prevention, operating room effectiveness, respiratory care, and surveillance and analytics. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.5. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate CareFusion a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates CareFusion as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, 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 shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full CareFusion Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (SWHC) - FREE Research Report

Furman John B who is Director at Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation sold 1,500 shares at $11.08 on Oct. 3, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 46,534 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.12% with the 1,500 share transaction.

Wadecki Isabell Marie who is Director at Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation sold 1,500 shares at $11.08 on Oct. 3, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 40,572 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.57% with the 1,500 share transaction.

Golden Michael F who is Director at Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation sold 5,000 shares at $11.08 on Oct. 3, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 289,305 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.7% with the 5,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $10.75, down $0.33, or 3.07% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation has been 2.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation has a market cap of $726.8 million and is part of the industrial goods sector and aerospace/defense industry. Shares are up 37.44% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation engages in the manufacture and sale of firearm products in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 8.7. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, notable return on equity and attractive valuation levels. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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ServiceNow (NOW) - FREE Research Report

Luddy Frederic B who is Chief Product Officer at ServiceNow sold 162,000 shares at $51.75 on Oct. 3, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Product Officer owned 9.0 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.77% with the 162,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $53.10, up $1.35, or 2.54% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for ServiceNow has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. ServiceNow has a market cap of $7.2 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 75.12% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

ServiceNow, Inc. engages in the provision of cloud-based services to automate enterprise IT operations primarily in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate ServiceNow a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates ServiceNow as a sell. Among the areas we feel are negative, one of the most important has been generally deteriorating net income. Get the full ServiceNow Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Synnex Corporation (SNX) - FREE Research Report

Silver Star Developments Ltd who is 10% Owner at Synnex Corporation sold 24,500 shares at $62.06 on Oct. 3, 2013. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 5.8 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.42% with the 24,500 share transaction.

Miau Matthew who is Director at Synnex Corporation sold 50,000 shares at $61.67 on Oct. 3, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 5.8 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.85% with the 50,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $62.14, up $0.47, or 0.76% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Synnex Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 98,544
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 98,544
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 101,608

The average volume for Synnex Corporation has been 213,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Synnex Corporation has a market cap of $2.3 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 81.88% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

SYNNEX Corporation provides distribution and business process outsourcing (BPO) services to resellers, retailers, and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) primarily in North America. The company operates in two segments, Distribution Services and Global Business Services (GBS). The company has a P/E ratio of 16.6. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Synnex Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Synnex 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, solid stock price performance 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 Synnex Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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IHS (IHS) - FREE Research Report

Green Stephen who is EVP - Legal & Corp Sec at IHS sold 2,000 shares at $113.88 on Oct. 3, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP - Legal & Corp Sec owned 31,739 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.93% with the 2,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $113.76, down $0.12, or 0.11% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for IHS go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,835
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 13,835
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 36,731

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 Thursday.

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, expanding profit margins 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 IHS Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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