Insider Trading Alert - Stryker Corporation 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:

Stryker Corporation (SYK) - FREE Research Report

Stryker Ronda E who is Director at Stryker Corporation sold 14,000 shares at $69.03 on Oct. 11, 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 $67.54, down $1.49, or 2.2% 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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AECOM Technology Corporation (ACM) - FREE Research Report

Tishman Daniel R. who is Vice Chairman at AECOM Technology Corporation sold 30,000 shares at $31.03 on Oct. 11, 2013. Following this transaction, the Vice Chairman owned 389,277 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.16% with the 30,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $31.06, up $0.03, or 0.1% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for AECOM Technology Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 27,975
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 127,975
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 547,847

The average volume for AECOM Technology Corporation has been 692,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. AECOM Technology Corporation has a market cap of $3.2 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 31.51% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

AECOM Technology Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides professional technical and management support services for commercial and government clients worldwide. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate AECOM Technology Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates AECOM Technology Corporation as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow and poor profit margins. Get the full AECOM Technology Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Tivo (TIVO) - FREE Research Report

Zinn Matthew who is SVP & General Counsel at Tivo sold 3,030 shares at $12.17 on Oct. 11, 2013. Following this transaction, the SVP & General Counsel owned 179,789 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.66% with the 3,030 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $12.47, up $0.30, or 2.41% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Tivo go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 33,307
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 33,307
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 87,597

The average volume for Tivo has been 2.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Tivo has a market cap of $1.5 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are up 1.02% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

TiVo Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides software and service technology that enables the distribution of video content on digital video recorders (DVRs), non-DVR set-top boxes (STB), computers, smartphones, and tablets in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 5.6. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Tivo a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Tivo as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, notable return on equity, reasonable valuation levels and compelling growth in net income. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Tivo Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Washington Post Company (WPO) - FREE Research Report

Weymouth Katharine who is Director at Washington Post Company sold 3,992 shares at $610.65 on Oct. 11, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 19,721 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 16.83% with the 3,992 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $610.35, down $0.30, or 0.05% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Washington Post Company go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 7,333
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 7,333
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 7,333

The average volume for Washington Post Company has been 33,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Washington Post Company has a market cap of $3.7 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are up 61.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

The Washington Post Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified education and media company in the United States and internationally. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.66%. The company has a P/E ratio of 91.6. Currently there are no analysts that rate Washington Post Company a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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

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Yum Brands (YUM) - FREE Research Report

Walter Robert D who is Director at Yum Brands bought 20,000 shares at $66.09 on Oct. 11, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 108,301 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 22.65% with the 20,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $71.43, up $5.34, or 7.48% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Yum Brands go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,400
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 6,086

The average volume for Yum Brands has been 2.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Yum Brands has a market cap of $32.2 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 8.52% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

YUM! Brands, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates quick service restaurants in the United States and internationally. It operates in six segments: YUM Restaurants China, YUM Restaurants International, Taco Bell U.S., KFC U.S., Pizza Hut U.S., and YUM Restaurants India. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.05%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.5. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Yum Brands a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 14 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Yum Brands as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Yum Brands Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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