Insider Trading Alert - Con-way And 4 Others Traded By Insiders

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Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, 48 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $635.18 to $148,915,200.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Con-way (CNW) - FREE Research Report

Kennedy W Keith Jr who is Director and COB at Con-way sold 3,000 shares at $43.30 on Oct. 4, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director and COB owned 33,999 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.11% with the 3,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $43.57, up $0.27, or 0.62% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Con-way go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 18,831

The average volume for Con-way has been 635,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Con-way has a market cap of $2.4 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 50.58% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Con-way Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides transportation, logistics, and supply chain management services to various manufacturing, industrial, and retail customers in North America and internationally. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.95%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.4. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Con-way a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Con-way as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, solid stock price performance, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures 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 Con-way Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Children's Place Retail Stores (PLCE) - FREE Research Report

Poole Gregory I who is Senior VP, Global Sourcing at Children's Place Retail Stores sold 1,129 shares at $57.54 on Oct. 4, 2013. Following this transaction, the Senior VP, Global Sourcing owned 55,271 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2% with the 1,129 share transaction.

Low Kevin who is Senior VP, Store Operations at Children's Place Retail Stores sold 564 shares at $57.59 on Oct. 4, 2013. Following this transaction, the Senior VP, Store Operations owned 39,944 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.39% with the 564 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $55.73, down $1.86, or 3.34% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Children's Place Retail Stores go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,207
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,207
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 31,132

The average volume for Children's Place Retail Stores has been 389,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Children's Place Retail Stores has a market cap of $1.3 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are up 28.49% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

The Children's Place Retail Stores, Inc. operates as a children's specialty apparel retailer in North America. The company provides apparel, accessories, and shoes for children from newborn to 10 years of age. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.6. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Children's Place Retail Stores a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Children's Place Retail Stores as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Children's Place Retail Stores Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Stryker Corporation (SYK) - FREE Research Report

Stryker Ronda E who is Director at Stryker Corporation sold 14,000 shares at $67.39 on Oct. 4, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 11.7 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.12% with the 14,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $67.31, down $0.08, or 0.12% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Stryker Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 28,000

The average volume for Stryker Corporation has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Stryker Corporation has a market cap of $26.8 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 29.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Stryker Corporation, a medical technology company, provides reconstructive, medical and surgical, and neurotechnology and spine products for doctors, hospitals, and other healthcare facilities. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.5%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.8. Currently there are 13 analysts that rate Stryker Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 12 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Stryker 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, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Stryker Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Foot Locker (FL) - FREE Research Report

Gilbert Jarobin Jr who is Director at Foot Locker sold 8,100 shares at $33.49 on Oct. 4, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 34,298 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 19.1% with the 8,100 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $33.30, down $0.19, or 0.56% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Foot Locker go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 21,133
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 73,595
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 127,335

The average volume for Foot Locker has been 2.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Foot Locker has a market cap of $4.9 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 2.99% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Foot Locker, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a retailer of athletic footwear and apparel. The company operates in two segments, Athletic Stores and Direct-to-Customers. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.42%. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.2. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Foot Locker a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Foot Locker as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Foot Locker Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Macquarie Infrastructure Company (MIC) - FREE Research Report

Macquarie Infrastructure Management (USA) INC who is Director at Macquarie Infrastructure Company sold 177,000 shares at $53.50 on Oct. 4, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 3.5 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.77% with the 177,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $53.75, up $0.25, or 0.47% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for Macquarie Infrastructure Company has been 265,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Macquarie Infrastructure Company has a market cap of $2.8 billion and is part of the services sector and wholesale industry. Shares are up 16.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC, through its subsidiaries, owns, operates, and invests in a diversified group of infrastructure businesses in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 6.6%. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Macquarie Infrastructure Company a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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

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