Insider Trading Alert - MAN, AAPL, MKL, HAIN And LII Traded By Insiders

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Friday, Nov. 22, 2013, 166 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $98.40 to $54,600,947.10.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

ManpowerGroup (MAN) - FREE Research Report

Hueneke Terry A who is Director at ManpowerGroup sold 2,500 shares at $80.43 on Nov. 22, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 5,530 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 31.13% with the 2,500 share transaction.

Bolland Marc J who is Director at ManpowerGroup sold 5,290 shares at $80.16 on Nov. 22, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 2,676 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 66.41% with the 5,290 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $80.86, up $0.70, or 0.87% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for ManpowerGroup go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 8,510
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 12,510
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 52,510

The average volume for ManpowerGroup has been 656,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. ManpowerGroup has a market cap of $6.3 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 89.96% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

ManpowerGroup Inc. provides workforce solutions and services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.15%. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.2. 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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Apple (AAPL) - FREE Research Report

Riccio Daniel J. who is Senior Vice President at Apple sold 1,996 shares at $517.39 on Nov. 22, 2013. Following this transaction, the Senior Vice President owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 1,996 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $524.00, up $6.61, or 1.26% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Apple go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,487
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,487
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 157,127

The average volume for Apple has been 12.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Apple has a market cap of $468.9 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are down 2.07% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Apple Inc. and its wholly-owned subsidiaries design, manufacture, and market mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.34%. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.1. Currently there are 31 analysts that rate Apple a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Apple as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity and expanding profit margins. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Apple Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Markel Corporation (MKL) - FREE Research Report

Kirshner Alan I who is Chairman and CEO at Markel Corporation sold 2,000 shares at $539.32 on Nov. 22, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chairman and CEO owned 27,762 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.72% with the 2,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $557.22, up $17.90, or 3.21% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Markel Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 96
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 96
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 150
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 396

The average volume for Markel Corporation has been 45,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Markel Corporation has a market cap of $7.6 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 27.21% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Markel Corporation markets and underwrites specialty insurance products in the United States and internationally. It operates in three segments: Excess and Surplus Lines, Specialty Admitted, and London Insurance Market. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.3. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Markel Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Markel Corporation 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, increase in net income and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Markel Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Hain Celestial Group (HAIN) - FREE Research Report

Simon Irwin D who is Pres., CEO & Chairman of Bd at Hain Celestial Group sold 50,000 shares at $83.08 on Nov. 22, 2013. Following this transaction, the Pres., CEO & Chairman of Bd owned 100,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 33.33% with the 50,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $81.61, down $1.47, or 1.81% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Hain Celestial Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,500
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,500
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 8,334

The average volume for Hain Celestial Group has been 581,600 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 54.02% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

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 31.3. 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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Lennox International (LII) - FREE Research Report

Bedapudi Prakash who is EVP, Chief Technology Officer at Lennox International sold 7,601 shares at $81.61 on Nov. 22, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP, Chief Technology Officer owned 19,344 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 28.21% with the 7,601 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $81.52, down $0.09, or 0.11% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Lennox International go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 34,543

The average volume for Lennox International has been 367,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Lennox International has a market cap of $4.0 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 55.62% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Lennox International Inc., through its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and markets climate control products for the heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration markets. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.18%. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.1. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Lennox International a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Lennox International as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Lennox International Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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