Insider Trading Alert - Alcoa And 4 Others Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Oct. 11, 2013, 51 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $33.26 to $7,200,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Alcoa (AA) - FREE Research Report

Tata Ratan who is Director at Alcoa bought 2,600 shares at $8.39 on Oct. 11, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 41,379 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.7% with the 2,600 share transaction.

Sorrell Martin who is Director at Alcoa bought 2,480 shares at $8.39 on Oct. 11, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 15,458 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 19.11% with the 2,480 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $7.97, down $0.42, or 5.23% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Alcoa go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares bought: 4,940
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 4,940

The average volume for Alcoa has been 19.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Alcoa has a market cap of $8.9 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and metals & mining industry. Shares are down 4.38% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Alcoa Inc. engages in the production and management of primary aluminum, fabricated aluminum, and alumina. The company operates in four segments: Alumina, Primary Metals, Global Rolled Products, and Engineered Products and Solutions. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.45%. The company has a P/E ratio of 63.8. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Alcoa a buy, 4 analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Alcoa as a hold. Among the primary strengths of the company is its respectable return on equity which we feel is likely to continue. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income, poor profit margins and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Alcoa Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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