Insider Trading Alert - WPC, CSOD, PANW, GPK And GSVC Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Nov. 26, 2013, 184 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $199.71 to $214,535,257.08.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

W. P. Carey (WPC) - FREE Research Report

Carey H Augustus who is 10% Owner at W. P. Carey sold 750,000 shares at $62.15 on Nov. 26, 2013. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 6.4 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 10.54% with the 750,000 share transaction.

Karst Jan F who is 10% Owner at W. P. Carey sold 750,000 shares at $62.15 on Nov. 26, 2013. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 6.4 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 10.54% with the 750,000 share transaction.

Estate of Wm. Polk Carey who is 10% Owner at W. P. Carey sold 750,000 shares at $62.15 on Nov. 26, 2013. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 6.4 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 10.54% with the 750,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $63.54, up $1.39, or 2.19% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for W. P. Carey go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1.1 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1.1 million

The average volume for W. P. Carey has been 285,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. W. P. Carey has a market cap of $4.4 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 24.12% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

W. P. Carey Inc. is an independent equity real estate investment trust. The firm also provides long-term sale-leaseback and build-to-suit financing for companies. It invests in the real estate markets across the globe. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 5.31%. The company has a P/E ratio of 71.9. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate W. P. Carey a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates W. P. Carey as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full W. P. Carey Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Cornerstone OnDemand (CSOD) - FREE Research Report

Helvey Kirsten Maas who is SVP, Client Success at Cornerstone OnDemand sold 4,000 shares at $48.78 on Nov. 26, 2013. Following this transaction, the SVP, Client Success owned 36,400 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 9.9% with the 4,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $49.67, up $0.89, or 1.8% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cornerstone OnDemand go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,800
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 238,971
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 389,888

The average volume for Cornerstone OnDemand has been 484,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Cornerstone OnDemand has a market cap of $2.5 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 61.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc. provides talent management solutions delivered as software-as-a-service. It offers four integrated clouds for recruiting, learning management, performance management, and extended enterprise. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Cornerstone OnDemand a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cornerstone OnDemand as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and generally high debt management risk. Get the full Cornerstone OnDemand Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Palo Alto Networks (PANW) - FREE Research Report

Chandna Asheem who is Director at Palo Alto Networks sold 17,500 shares at $45.73 on Nov. 26, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 134,098 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.54% with the 17,500 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $49.79, up $4.06, or 8.15% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for Palo Alto Networks has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Palo Alto Networks has a market cap of $3.3 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer hardware industry. Shares are down 13.86% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Palo Alto Networks, Inc. offers a network security platform in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia Pacific, and Japan. The company's platform comprises Next-Generation Firewall that delivers application, user, and content visibility and control. Currently there are 11 analysts that rate Palo Alto Networks a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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

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Graphic Packaging (GPK) - FREE Research Report

TPG Group Holdings (SBS) Advisors, Inc. who is 10% Owner at Graphic Packaging sold 25.6 million shares at $8.38 on Nov. 26, 2013. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 39.4 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 39.39% with the 25.6 million share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $8.96, up $0.58, or 6.47% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Graphic Packaging go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 40,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 140,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 252,445

The average volume for Graphic Packaging has been 2.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Graphic Packaging has a market cap of $3.1 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 36.84% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Graphic Packaging Holding Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides packaging solutions in the United States, Canada, Central/South America, Europe, and the Asia-Pacific. The company operates in two segments, Paperboard Packaging and Flexible Packaging. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.9. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Graphic Packaging a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Graphic Packaging as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share 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 Graphic Packaging Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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GSV Capital (GSVC) - FREE Research Report

Klein Mark D who is Director at GSV Capital bought 700 shares at $10.54 on Nov. 26, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 28,367 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.53% with the 700 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $10.66, up $0.12, or 1.13% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for GSV Capital go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 820
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 820
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 820

The average volume for GSV Capital has been 1.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. GSV Capital has a market cap of $209.0 million and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 28.35% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

GSV Capital Corp. is a BDC fund specializing in investments in emerging growth companies and venture-backed private companies. It may also invest in select publicly-traded equity securities of companies that otherwise meet its investment criteria. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate GSV Capital a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates GSV Capital as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that revenues have generally been declining. Get the full GSV Capital Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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