Insider Trading Alert - VPRT, CTSH, ESV, VNTV And CSOD 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:

VistaPrint (VPRT) - FREE Research Report

Blake Katryn who is Exec VP, Global Marketing at VistaPrint sold 606 shares at $55.87 on Nov. 8, 2013. Following this transaction, the Exec VP, Global Marketing owned 16,864 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.47% with the 606 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $54.39, down $1.48, or 2.71% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for VistaPrint go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 8,458
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 12,986
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 54,720

The average volume for VistaPrint has been 213,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. VistaPrint has a market cap of $1.8 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 64.58% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Vistaprint N.V. operates as an online provider of coordinated portfolios of marketing products and services to micro businesses worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 56.9. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates VistaPrint a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates VistaPrint as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk and weak operating cash flow. Get the full VistaPrint Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH) - FREE Research Report

McLoughlin Karen who is Chief Financial Officer at Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation sold 653 shares at $90.49 on Nov. 8, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 8,773 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.93% with the 653 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $90.69, up $0.20, or 0.22% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,555
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 118,309
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 7,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 122,860

The average volume for Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation has been 2.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation has a market cap of $27.1 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 21.14% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation provides information technology (IT), consulting, and business process outsourcing services worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Financial Services; Healthcare; Manufacturing, Retail, and Logistics; and Other. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.0. Currently there are 14 analysts that rate Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cognizant Technology Solutions 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, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Ensco PLC Class A (ESV) - FREE Research Report

Robert Kevin C who is Sr. Vice President - Marketing at Ensco PLC Class A sold 2,000 shares at $61.13 on Nov. 8, 2013. Following this transaction, the Sr. Vice President - Marketing owned 49,785 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.86% with the 2,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $61.94, up $0.81, or 1.31% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Ensco PLC Class A go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares sold: 14,265

The average volume for Ensco PLC Class A has been 2.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Ensco PLC Class A has a market cap of $14.0 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 1.13% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Ensco plc provides offshore contract drilling services to the oil and gas industry worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Floaters, Jackups, and Other. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.75%. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.8. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Ensco PLC Class A a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Ensco PLC Class A 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, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Ensco PLC Class A Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Vantiv (VNTV) - FREE Research Report

Advent International Corp/Ma who is Member of group>10% at Vantiv sold 15.0 million shares at $26.68 on Nov. 8, 2013. Following this transaction, the Member of group>10% owned 18.8 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 44.4% with the 15.0 million share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $27.91, up $1.23, or 4.41% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Vantiv go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 100,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 143,440
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 15.3 million

The average volume for Vantiv has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Vantiv has a market cap of $3.9 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 31.88% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Vantiv, Inc. provides electronic integrated payment processing services in the United States. It operates in two segments, Merchant Services and Financial Institution Services. The company has a P/E ratio of 31.7. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Vantiv a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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

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Cornerstone OnDemand (CSOD) - FREE Research Report

Miller Adam L who is President & CEO at Cornerstone OnDemand sold 12,800 shares at $48.86 on Nov. 8, 2013. Following this transaction, the President & CEO owned 3.9 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.33% with the 12,800 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $47.54, down $1.32, or 2.77% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cornerstone OnDemand go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,800
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 313,088
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 455,938

The average volume for Cornerstone OnDemand has been 456,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Cornerstone OnDemand has a market cap of $2.5 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 63.26% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc. provides talent management solutions delivered as software-as-a-service. It offers four integrated clouds for recruiting, learning management, performance management, and extended enterprise. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Cornerstone OnDemand a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cornerstone OnDemand as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and generally high debt management risk. Get the full Cornerstone OnDemand Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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