Insider Trading Alert - MPWR, NUVA, CERN, WFC And FLR Traded By Insiders

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Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, 143 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $296.78 to $400,200,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Monolithic Power Systems (MPWR) - FREE Research Report

Chang Kuo Wei Herbert who is Director at Monolithic Power Systems sold 4,000 shares at $32.00 on Nov. 8, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 41,762 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.74% with the 4,000 share transaction.

Xiao Deming who is Pres. of MPS Asia Operations at Monolithic Power Systems sold 3,558 shares at $31.36 on Nov. 8, 2013. Following this transaction, the Pres. of MPS Asia Operations owned 73,131 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.64% with the 3,558 share transaction.

Hsing Michael who is Ceo at Monolithic Power Systems sold 8,167 shares at $31.29 on Nov. 8, 2013. Following this transaction, the Ceo owned 328,436 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.43% with the 8,167 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $31.49, up $0.20, or 0.63% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Monolithic Power Systems go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 245,013
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 285,013
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 424,673

The average volume for Monolithic Power Systems has been 352,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Monolithic Power Systems has a market cap of $1.2 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 40.08% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Monolithic Power Systems, Inc., a fabless semiconductor company, designs, develops, and markets analog and mixed-signal semiconductors for the communications, computing, consumer, and industrial markets. The company has a P/E ratio of 78.0. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Monolithic Power Systems a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Monolithic Power Systems 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, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Monolithic Power Systems Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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