Insider Trading Alert - SMG, WBC, ACT, EEFT And JBLU Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Nov. 6, 2013, 120 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $600.78 to $11,115,720.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Scotts Miracle Gro Co Class A (SMG) - FREE Research Report

Stump Denise who is EVP, Global Human Resources at Scotts Miracle Gro Co Class A sold 8,131 shares at $58.70 on Nov. 6, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP, Global Human Resources owned 16,618 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 32.85% with the 8,131 share transaction.

Sanders Barry W who is President and COO at Scotts Miracle Gro Co Class A sold 8,131 shares at $58.70 on Nov. 6, 2013. Following this transaction, the President and COO owned 12,089 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 40.21% with the 8,131 share transaction.

Lukemire Michael C who is EVP, Business Execution at Scotts Miracle Gro Co Class A sold 8,131 shares at $58.70 on Nov. 6, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP, Business Execution owned 16,471 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 33.05% with the 8,131 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $57.77, down $0.93, or 1.61% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Scotts Miracle Gro Co Class A go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 9,614
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 37,166
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 818,802

The average volume for Scotts Miracle Gro Co Class A has been 271,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Scotts Miracle Gro Co Class A has a market cap of $3.6 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. Shares are up 31.21% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company engages in manufacturing, marketing, and selling consumer lawn and garden care products. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.01%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.5. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Scotts Miracle Gro Co Class A a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Scotts Miracle Gro Co Class A as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Scotts Miracle Gro Co Class A Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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