Insider Trading Alert - LEA, PWR, HTA, IPGP And SYK 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:

Lear Corporation (LEA) - FREE Research Report

Bott Richard Harold who is Director at Lear Corporation bought 500 shares at $77.19 on Nov. 8, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 500 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 500 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $78.85, up $1.66, or 2.11% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Lear Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 850
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 850
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,427

The average volume for Lear Corporation has been 800,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Lear Corporation has a market cap of $6.2 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and automotive industry. Shares are up 64.52% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Lear Corporation designs, manufactures, assembles, and supplies automotive seat systems, electrical distribution systems, and related components primarily to automotive original equipment manufacturers. It operates in two segments, Seating and Electrical Power Management Systems (EPMS). The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.88%. The company has a P/E ratio of 6.0. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Lear Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Lear Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, revenue growth, notable return on equity, attractive valuation levels and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Lear Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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