Insider Trading Alert - UFS, MAC, CREE, MLNX And GE 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:

Domtar (UFS) - FREE Research Report

Loulou Patrick who is SVP, Corporate Development at Domtar sold 7,000 shares at $87.20 on Nov. 22, 2013. Following this transaction, the SVP, Corporate Development owned 7,312 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 48.91% with the 7,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $87.64, up $0.44, or 0.5% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Domtar go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,385
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,288
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 4,288

The average volume for Domtar has been 397,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Domtar has a market cap of $2.8 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 5.06% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Domtar Corporation designs, manufactures, markets, and distributes communications papers, specialty and packaging papers, and adult incontinence products worldwide. It operates in three segments: Pulp and Paper, Distribution, and Personal Care. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.51%. The company has a P/E ratio of 66.0. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Domtar a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Domtar as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat weak growth in earnings per share. Get the full Domtar Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Macerich Company (MAC) - FREE Research Report

Sexton Dr William P who is Director at Macerich Company sold 2,239 shares at $58.28 on Nov. 22, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 6,642 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 25.21% with the 2,239 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $57.33, down $0.95, or 1.65% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Macerich Company go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 15,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 15,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 20,000

The average volume for Macerich Company has been 827,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Macerich Company has a market cap of $8.1 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 1.08% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

The Macerich Company is an independent real estate investment trust. The firm invests in the real estate markets of the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.3%. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.3. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Macerich Company a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 12 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Macerich Company 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 and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Macerich Company Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Cree (CREE) - FREE Research Report

Ruud Alan J who is Director at Cree sold 25,000 shares at $54.95 on Nov. 22, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 1.1 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.14% with the 25,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $55.57, up $0.62, or 1.12% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cree go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares sold: 5,000

The average volume for Cree has been 2.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Cree has a market cap of $6.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 63.33% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Cree, Inc. develops, manufactures, and sells lighting-class light emitting diode (LED), lighting, and semiconductor products for power and radio-frequency (RF) applications in the United States, China, Europe, South Korea, Japan, Malaysia, and Taiwan. The company has a P/E ratio of 65.3. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Cree a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cree as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, notable return on equity, compelling growth in net income 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 Cree Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Mellanox Technologies (MLNX) - FREE Research Report

Weatherford Clifton Thomas who is Director at Mellanox Technologies sold 2,500 shares at $40.58 on Nov. 22, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 5,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 33.33% with the 2,500 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $40.07, down $0.51, or 1.27% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Mellanox Technologies go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 57,739
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,695
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 57,739
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 7,183
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 57,739
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 9,183

The average volume for Mellanox Technologies has been 841,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Mellanox Technologies has a market cap of $1.8 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are down 29.57% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Mellanox Technologies, Ltd., a fabless semiconductor company, produces and supplies semiconductor interconnect products for computing, storage, and communications applications in the high-performance computing, Web 2.0, storage, financial services, database, cloud, and embedded markets. The company has a P/E ratio of 836.4. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Mellanox Technologies a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Mellanox Technologies as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the growth in the company's earnings per share has not been good. Get the full Mellanox Technologies Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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General Electric (GE) - FREE Research Report

Beattie William G who is Director at General Electric bought 5,000 shares at $26.88 on Nov. 22, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 33,266 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 17.69% with the 5,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $26.91, up $0.03, or 0.11% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for General Electric go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 67,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 67,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 67,000

The average volume for General Electric has been 38.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. General Electric has a market cap of $272.3 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 29.01% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

General Electric Company operates as an infrastructure and financial services company worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.82%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.4. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate General Electric a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates General Electric as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full General Electric Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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