Halliburton Company (HAL) - FREE Research Report Lesar David J who is Chairman, Pres. and CEO at Halliburton Company sold 19,624 shares at $54.00 on Nov. 6, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chairman, Pres. and CEO owned 568,891 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.33% with the 19,624 share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $53.84, down $0.16, or 0.3% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Halliburton Company go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 25,388
12-Week # shares sold: 136,610
24-Week # shares sold: 187,632
The average volume for Halliburton Company has been 9.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Halliburton Company has a market cap of $45.1 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 53.16% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Halliburton Company provides a range of services and products for the exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas to oil and gas companies worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Completion and Production, and Drilling and Evaluation. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.94%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.4. Currently there are 18 analysts that rate Halliburton Company a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on HAL - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Halliburton Company as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, solid stock price performance and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Halliburton Company Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more.