Insider Trading Alert - Actuant And 4 Others Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Oct. 15, 2013, 94 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $5.48 to $122,908,412.25.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Actuant (ATU) - FREE Research Report

Lampereur Andrew who is Executive Vice President - CFO at Actuant sold 28,048 shares at $37.51 on Oct. 15, 2013. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President - CFO owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 28,048 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $37.73, up $0.22, or 0.58% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Actuant go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 25,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 70,000

The average volume for Actuant has been 431,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Actuant has a market cap of $2.9 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 39.73% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Actuant Corporation designs, manufactures, and distributes a range of industrial products and systems worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.1%. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.7. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Actuant a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Actuant 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, impressive record of earnings per share growth and increase in net income. 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 Actuant Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Fiserv (FISV) - FREE Research Report

Yabuki Jeffery W who is President & CEO at Fiserv sold 4,000 shares at $101.91 on Oct. 15, 2013. Following this transaction, the President & CEO owned 147,828 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.63% with the 4,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $99.42, down $2.49, or 2.5% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Fiserv go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 9,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 26,829

The average volume for Fiserv has been 555,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Fiserv has a market cap of $13.2 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 28.82% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Fiserv, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides financial services technology worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.1. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Fiserv a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Fiserv 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 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 Fiserv Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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EPAM Systems (EPAM) - FREE Research Report

Fejes Balazs who is SVP, Global Head of FSBU at EPAM Systems sold 46,460 shares at $37.25 on Oct. 15, 2013. Following this transaction, the SVP, Global Head of FSBU owned 139,669 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 24.96% with the 46,460 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $34.07, down $3.18, or 9.33% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for EPAM Systems go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 668,302
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3.4 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 4.9 million

The average volume for EPAM Systems has been 410,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. EPAM Systems has a market cap of $1.6 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 87.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

EPAM Systems, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, primarily provides software product development services worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.7. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate EPAM Systems a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates EPAM Systems 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 good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing. Get the full EPAM Systems Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Salesforce.com (CRM) - FREE Research Report

Tomlinson Lawrence who is Director at Salesforce.com sold 1,600 shares at $50.91 on Oct. 15, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 27,200 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.56% with the 1,600 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $52.16, up $1.25, or 2.4% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Salesforce.com go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 26,600
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 41,076
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 49,476

The average volume for Salesforce.com has been 5.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Salesforce.com has a market cap of $31.1 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 24.07% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

salesforce.com, inc. provides enterprise cloud computing solutions to various businesses and industries worldwide. Currently there are 23 analysts that rate Salesforce.com a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Salesforce.com as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance and increase in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity and generally higher debt management risk. Get the full Salesforce.com Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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AGCO (AGCO) - FREE Research Report

Caplan David L who is Sr. VP, Materials Projects at AGCO sold 2,606 shares at $62.42 on Oct. 15, 2013. Following this transaction, the Sr. VP, Materials Projects owned 10,421 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 20% with the 2,606 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $61.30, down $1.12, or 1.83% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for AGCO go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,606
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 30,214
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 3,920
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 55,553

The average volume for AGCO has been 996,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. AGCO has a market cap of $5.9 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 23.84% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

AGCO Corporation manufactures and distributes agricultural equipment and related replacement parts worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.66%. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.4. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate AGCO a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates AGCO as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, attractive valuation levels, good cash flow from operations 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 AGCO Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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