Insider Trading Alert - MAN, WYNN, LPI, WFM And HAIN Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Nov. 14, 2013, 154 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $292.50 to $467,462,888.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

ManpowerGroup (MAN) - FREE Research Report

Bolland Marc J who is Director at ManpowerGroup sold 7,010 shares at $81.04 on Nov. 14, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 7,966 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 46.81% with the 7,010 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $82.26, up $1.22, or 1.48% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for ManpowerGroup go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 44,000

The average volume for ManpowerGroup has been 657,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. ManpowerGroup has a market cap of $6.4 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 90.15% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

ManpowerGroup Inc. provides workforce solutions and services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.14%. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.5. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate ManpowerGroup a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates ManpowerGroup as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, solid stock price performance and reasonable valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full ManpowerGroup Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Wynn Resorts (WYNN) - FREE Research Report

Sinatra Kimmarie who is SVP/General Counsel/Secretary at Wynn Resorts sold 10,000 shares at $168.38 on Nov. 14, 2013. Following this transaction, the SVP/General Counsel/Secretary owned 65,287 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 13.28% with the 10,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $170.21, up $1.83, or 1.08% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for Wynn Resorts has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Wynn Resorts has a market cap of $16.7 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 46.71% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Wynn Resorts, Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the development, ownership, and operation of destination casino resorts. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.42%. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.5. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Wynn Resorts a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Wynn Resorts as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, increase in net income, expanding profit margins and impressive record of earnings per share growth. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Wynn Resorts Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Laredo Petroleum Holdings (LPI) - FREE Research Report

Schuyler Jerry R who is Senior Advisor at Laredo Petroleum Holdings sold 7,000 shares at $29.62 on Nov. 14, 2013. Following this transaction, the Senior Advisor owned 368,223 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.87% with the 7,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $29.56, down $0.06, or 0.2% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Laredo Petroleum Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 7,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 85,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 130,000

The average volume for Laredo Petroleum Holdings has been 1.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Laredo Petroleum Holdings has a market cap of $4.3 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 66.96% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Laredo Petroleum Holdings, Inc., an independent energy company, focuses on the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas primarily in the Permian and Mid-Continent regions of the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 65.9. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Laredo Petroleum Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Laredo Petroleum Holdings as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing. Get the full Laredo Petroleum Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Whole Foods Market (WFM) - FREE Research Report

Kugelman Stephanie who is Director at Whole Foods Market sold 17,000 shares at $58.86 on Nov. 14, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 4,210 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 80.15% with the 17,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $59.05, up $0.19, or 0.32% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Whole Foods Market go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 100,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 100,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 343,000

The average volume for Whole Foods Market has been 2.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Whole Foods Market has a market cap of $21.5 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are up 26.81% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Whole Foods Market, Inc. owns and operates a chain of natural and organic foods supermarkets. The company offers produce, grocery, meat and poultry, seafood, bakery, prepared foods and catering, coffee and tea, nutritional supplements, and vitamins. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.83%. The company has a P/E ratio of 39.3. Currently there are 13 analysts that rate Whole Foods Market a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Whole Foods Market 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 increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full Whole Foods Market Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Hain Celestial Group (HAIN) - FREE Research Report

Berke Richard C who is Director at Hain Celestial Group sold 3,500 shares at $82.90 on Nov. 14, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 17,750 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 16.47% with the 3,500 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $85.00, up $2.10, or 2.47% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Hain Celestial Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,834
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 4,834

The average volume for Hain Celestial Group has been 654,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Hain Celestial Group has a market cap of $4.0 billion and is part of the services sector and wholesale industry. Shares are up 54.52% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

The Hain Celestial Group, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, markets, distributes, and sells organic and natural products. The company has a P/E ratio of 31.4. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Hain Celestial Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Hain Celestial Group 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, good cash flow from operations, 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 Hain Celestial Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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