Insider Trading Alert - Hewlett-Packard 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:

Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) - FREE Research Report

Schultz John F who is Evp, Gc & Sec at Hewlett-Packard sold 6,000 shares at $23.25 on Oct. 15, 2013. Following this transaction, the Evp, Gc & Sec owned 27,933 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 17.68% with the 6,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $20.93, down $2.32, or 11.08% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Hewlett-Packard go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 12,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 19,000

The average volume for Hewlett-Packard has been 15.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Hewlett-Packard has a market cap of $40.8 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer hardware industry. Shares are up 49.05% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Hewlett-Packard Company and its subsidiaries provide products, technologies, software, solutions, and services to individual consumers, small-and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), and large enterprises, including customers in the government, health, and education sectors worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.73%. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Hewlett-Packard a buy, 5 analysts rate it a sell, and 13 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Hewlett-Packard as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk, poor profit margins and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Hewlett-Packard Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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JPMorgan Chase (JPM) - FREE Research Report

Cavanagh Michael J who is Executive Vice President at JPMorgan Chase sold 22,500 shares at $51.93 on Oct. 15, 2013. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 265,271 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.82% with the 22,500 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $51.86, down $0.07, or 0.13% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for JPMorgan Chase go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,434
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,434
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 114,970

The average volume for JPMorgan Chase has been 18.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. JPMorgan Chase has a market cap of $189.4 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 14.44% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

JPMorgan Chase & Co., a financial holding company, provides various financial services worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.02%. The company has a P/E ratio of 8.4. Currently there are 18 analysts that rate JPMorgan Chase a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates JPMorgan Chase as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, compelling growth in net income, solid stock price performance and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full JPMorgan Chase Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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IPG Photonics Corporation (IPGP) - FREE Research Report

Valentin Gapontsev Trust I who is 10% Owner at IPG Photonics Corporation sold 5,250 shares at $61.36 on Oct. 15, 2013. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 7.9 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.07% with the 5,250 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $60.44, down $0.92, or 1.52% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for IPG Photonics Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 23,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 45,750

The average volume for IPG Photonics Corporation has been 454,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. IPG Photonics Corporation has a market cap of $2.9 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are down 14.88% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

IPG Photonics Corporation develops and manufactures fiber lasers, fiber amplifiers, and diode lasers that are used in various applications, primarily in materials processing. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.3. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate IPG Photonics Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates IPG Photonics Corporation as a buy. 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, growth in earnings per share, expanding profit margins and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full IPG Photonics Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Demandware (DWRE) - FREE Research Report

Skok Michael J who is Director at Demandware sold 18,500 shares at $49.23 on Oct. 15, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 74,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 20% with the 18,500 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $50.21, up $0.98, or 1.95% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Demandware go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,948
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 90,839
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1.8 million

The average volume for Demandware has been 301,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Demandware has a market cap of $1.4 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 66.25% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Demandware, Inc. provides software-as-a-service e-commerce solutions that enable companies to design, implement, and manage their own customized e-commerce sites, including Websites, mobile applications, and other digital storefronts. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Demandware a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Demandware as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its feeble growth in its earnings per share, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. Get the full Demandware Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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IHS (IHS) - FREE Research Report

Buscemi Stephanie who is Sr VP, Chief Marketing Officer at IHS sold 1,000 shares at $111.71 on Oct. 15, 2013. Following this transaction, the Sr VP, Chief Marketing Officer owned 5,784 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.74% with the 1,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $110.99, down $0.72, or 0.65% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for IHS go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 14,195
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 17,195
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 40,091

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 Friday.

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, solid stock price performance, good cash flow from operations 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 IHS Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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