Insider Trading Alert - CBI, IPG, SAPE, ALKS And CSCO 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:

Chicago Bridge & Iron Company (CBI) - FREE Research Report

Chandler Richard E Jr who is EVP and Chief Legal Officer at Chicago Bridge & Iron Company sold 11,840 shares at $76.37 on Nov. 22, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP and Chief Legal Officer owned 23,922 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 33.11% with the 11,840 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $74.97, down $1.40, or 1.86% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Chicago Bridge & Iron Company go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 26,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 208,251
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 234,351

The average volume for Chicago Bridge & Iron Company has been 996,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Chicago Bridge & Iron Company has a market cap of $8.2 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 64.08% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V., an energy infrastructure focused company, provides conceptual design, technology, engineering, procurement, fabrication, construction, and commissioning services to customers in the energy, petrochemical, and natural resource industries worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.26%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.0. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Chicago Bridge & Iron Company a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Chicago Bridge & Iron Company as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Chicago Bridge & Iron Company Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Interpublic Group of Companies (IPG) - FREE Research Report

Connors Julie who is SVP, Audit & Chief Risk Office at Interpublic Group of Companies sold 7,425 shares at $17.04 on Nov. 22, 2013. Following this transaction, the SVP, Audit & Chief Risk Office owned 4,409 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 62.74% with the 7,425 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $17.14, up $0.10, or 0.58% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Interpublic Group of Companies go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 194,965
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 204,990

The average volume for Interpublic Group of Companies has been 5.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Interpublic Group of Companies has a market cap of $7.2 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are up 56.99% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides advertising and marketing services worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Integrated Agency Networks and Constituency Management Group. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.73%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.8. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Interpublic Group of Companies a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Interpublic Group of Companies as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat weak growth in earnings per share. Get the full Interpublic Group of Companies Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Sapient Corporation (SAPE) - FREE Research Report

Buerger Hermann who is Director at Sapient Corporation sold 50,000 shares at $15.52 on Nov. 22, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 35,622 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 58.4% with the 50,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $15.64, up $0.12, or 0.77% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Sapient Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 15,800
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1.0 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1.2 million

The average volume for Sapient Corporation has been 762,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Sapient Corporation has a market cap of $2.2 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 49.91% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Sapient Corporation provides various services that enable clients to leverage marketing and technology to transform their businesses in the United States and internationally. It operates in three segments: SapientNitro, Sapient Global Markets, and Sapient Government Services. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.8. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Sapient Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Sapient Corporation 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, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Sapient Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Alkermes (ALKS) - FREE Research Report

Frates James M who is SVP & CFO, Alkermes plc at Alkermes sold 4,988 shares at $37.89 on Nov. 22, 2013. Following this transaction, the SVP & CFO, Alkermes plc owned 95,514 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.96% with the 4,988 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $40.50, up $2.61, or 6.45% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Alkermes go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,988
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,988
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 4,988

The average volume for Alkermes has been 839,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Alkermes has a market cap of $5.3 billion and is part of the health care sector and drugs industry. Shares are up 109.13% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Alkermes Public Limited Company, an integrated biopharmaceutical company, develops medicines that enhance patient outcomes. The company has a P/E ratio of 276.6. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Alkermes a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Alkermes as a hold. 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 and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that we feel that the company's cash flow from its operations has been weak overall. Get the full Alkermes Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Cisco Systems (CSCO) - FREE Research Report

Elfrink Wim who is EVP, Chief Globalisation Ofr at Cisco Systems sold 10,000 shares at $21.43 on Nov. 22, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP, Chief Globalisation Ofr owned 275,133 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.51% with the 10,000 share transaction.

Robbins Charles who is SVP,Worldwide Field Operations at Cisco Systems sold 49,014 shares at $21.47 on Nov. 22, 2013. Following this transaction, the SVP,Worldwide Field Operations owned 581,631 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.77% with the 49,014 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $21.40, down $0.07, or 0.32% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cisco Systems go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 33,212
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 243,036
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 340,066

The average volume for Cisco Systems has been 41.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Cisco Systems has a market cap of $115.6 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer hardware industry. Shares are up 9.27% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Cisco Systems, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells Internet protocol (IP) and other products related to the communications and information technology industry worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.17%. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.7. Currently there are 19 analysts that rate Cisco Systems a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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

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