Insider Trading Alert - WAB, OPK, POL, ARRS And IBKR 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:

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies (WAB) - FREE Research Report

Garcia Tunon Alvaro who is Exec. VP and CFO at Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies sold 1,824 shares at $68.11 on Nov. 20, 2013. Following this transaction, the Exec. VP and CFO owned 41,270 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.23% with the 1,824 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $66.56, down $1.55, or 2.33% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 6,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 6,000

The average volume for Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies has been 417,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies has a market cap of $6.5 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 53.19% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation, doing business as Wabtec Corporation, provides technology-based products and services for the freight rail and passenger transit industries worldwide. It operates in two segments, Freight and Transit. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.24%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.0. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies 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, 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 shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Opko Health (OPK) - FREE Research Report

Frost Phillip Md Et Al who is CEO & Chairman at Opko Health bought 19,900 shares at $9.50 on Nov. 20, 2013. Following this transaction, the CEO & Chairman owned 137.1 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.01% with the 19,900 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $10.80, up $1.30, or 12.07% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for Opko Health has been 4.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Opko Health has a market cap of $3.9 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 98.54% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Opko Health, Inc., a pharmaceutical and diagnostics company, engages in the discovery, development, and commercialization of novel and proprietary technologies. It operates in two segments, Pharmaceuticals and Diagnostics. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Opko Health a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Opko Health as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share and deteriorating net income. Get the full Opko Health Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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PolyOne Corporation (POL) - FREE Research Report

McAlindon Julie A. who is SVP, President Designed at PolyOne Corporation sold 4,500 shares at $30.73 on Nov. 20, 2013. Following this transaction, the SVP, President Designed owned 15,937 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 22.02% with the 4,500 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $31.26, up $0.53, or 1.71% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for PolyOne Corporation go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 148,597

The average volume for PolyOne Corporation has been 444,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. PolyOne Corporation has a market cap of $3.0 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. Shares are up 51.42% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

PolyOne Corporation provides specialized polymer materials, services, and solutions with operations in specialty polymer formulations, color and additive systems, polymer distribution, and specialty vinyl resins. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.78%. The company has a P/E ratio of 31.8. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate PolyOne Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates PolyOne Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share 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 PolyOne Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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ARRIS Group (ARRS) - FREE Research Report

Stanzione Robert J who is Chairman & CEO at ARRIS Group sold 35,655 shares at $18.45 on Nov. 20, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chairman & CEO owned 553,573 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.05% with the 35,655 share transaction.

Geraci Marc S who is Treasurer at ARRIS Group sold 3,000 shares at $18.50 on Nov. 20, 2013. Following this transaction, the Treasurer owned 10,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 23.08% with the 3,000 share transaction.

McClelland Bruce William who is President, Broadband Comm Grou at ARRIS Group sold 20,000 shares at $18.28 on Nov. 20, 2013. Following this transaction, the President, Broadband Comm Grou owned 65,633 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 23.36% with the 20,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $19.27, up $0.99, or 5.14% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for ARRIS Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 41,200
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 41,200
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 4,100
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 48,308

The average volume for ARRIS Group has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. ARRIS Group has a market cap of $2.6 billion and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are up 26.04% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Arris Enterprises, Inc. develops, manufactures, and supplies telephony, data, video, construction, rebuild, and maintenance equipment primarily for cable system operators in the broadband communications industry worldwide. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate ARRIS Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates ARRIS Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, 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 somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full ARRIS Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Interactive Brokers Group (IBKR) - FREE Research Report

Galik Milan who is SVP Software Development at Interactive Brokers Group sold 3,000 shares at $23.41 on Nov. 20, 2013. Following this transaction, the SVP Software Development owned 749,604 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.4% with the 3,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $24.27, up $0.86, or 3.53% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Interactive Brokers Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 15,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 54,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 112,000

The average volume for Interactive Brokers Group has been 478,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Interactive Brokers Group has a market cap of $1.2 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 73.03% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. operates as an automated electronic broker and market maker. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.69%. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.5. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Interactive Brokers Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Interactive Brokers Group 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, reasonable valuation levels and expanding profit margins. 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 Interactive Brokers Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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