Insider Trading Alert - CHE, AN, HLX, MM And INCY Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Nov. 20, 2013, 164 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $442.90 to $580,709,873.28.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Chemed Corporation (CHE) - FREE Research Report

Grace Patrick P who is Director at Chemed Corporation sold 250 shares at $76.30 on Nov. 20, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 2,971 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.76% with the 250 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $76.52, up $0.22, or 0.29% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Chemed Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 15,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 15,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 33,400

The average volume for Chemed Corporation has been 262,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Chemed Corporation has a market cap of $1.4 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 11.98% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Chemed Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates in the healthcare, and repair and maintenance fields in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Vitas and Roto-Rooter. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.04%. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.9. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Chemed Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Chemed Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its notable return on equity, good cash flow from operations, increase in stock price during the past year 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 Chemed Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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AutoNation (AN) - FREE Research Report

Lampert Edward S who is 10% Owner at AutoNation sold 11,058 shares at $49.93 on Nov. 20, 2013. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 28.0 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.04% with the 11,058 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $49.20, down $0.73, or 1.49% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for AutoNation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 231
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3.1 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3.7 million

The average volume for AutoNation has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. AutoNation has a market cap of $5.9 billion and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are up 22.44% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

AutoNation, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an automotive retailer in the United States. The company operates in three segments: Domestic, Import, and Premium Luxury. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.2. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates AutoNation a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates AutoNation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, increase in stock price during the past year and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full AutoNation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Helix Energy Solutions Group (HLX) - FREE Research Report

Quinn Nancy K who is Director at Helix Energy Solutions Group sold 14,815 shares at $22.50 on Nov. 20, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 84,870 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.86% with the 14,815 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $22.42, down $0.08, or 0.36% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Helix Energy Solutions Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 50,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 50,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 8,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 50,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 58,000

The average volume for Helix Energy Solutions Group has been 840,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Helix Energy Solutions Group has a market cap of $2.4 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 7.66% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc., an offshore energy company, provides specialty services to the offshore energy industry in the United States, the United Kingdom, and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Contracting Services and Production Facilities. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Helix Energy Solutions Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Helix Energy Solutions Group as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, revenue growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Helix Energy Solutions Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Millennial Media (MM) - FREE Research Report

Palmieri Paul J. who is President, CEO at Millennial Media bought 10,000 shares at $6.58 on Nov. 20, 2013. Following this transaction, the President, CEO owned 4.8 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.21% with the 10,000 share transaction.

Gillis Matthew who is EVP, Global Product & Platform at Millennial Media bought 5,000 shares at $6.27 on Nov. 20, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP, Global Product & Platform owned 25,992 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 23.82% with the 5,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $6.57, up $0.30, or 4.57% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Millennial Media go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 234,836

The average volume for Millennial Media has been 1.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Millennial Media has a market cap of $668.1 million and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are down 47.81% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Millennial Media, Inc. provides mobile advertising solutions for advertisers and developers in the United States and internationally. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Millennial Media a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Millennial Media as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full Millennial Media Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Incyte (INCY) - FREE Research Report

Whitfield Roy A who is Director at Incyte sold 50,000 shares at $47.37 on Nov. 20, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 621,082 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.45% with the 50,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $47.81, up $0.44, or 0.92% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Incyte go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,034
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 53,034

The average volume for Incyte has been 1.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Incyte has a market cap of $7.4 billion and is part of the health care sector and drugs industry. Shares are up 176.46% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Incyte Corporation, a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the discovery, development, and commercialization of proprietary small molecule drugs for oncology and inflammation. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Incyte a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Incyte as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its unimpressive growth in net income and generally high debt management risk. Get the full Incyte Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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