Insider Trading Alert - SKT, DECK, ETFC, FB And COST Traded By Insiders

Editor's Note: Any reference to TheStreet Ratings and its underlying recommendation does not reflect the opinion of TheStreet, Inc. or any of its contributors including Jim Cramer or Stephanie Link.

Yesterday, Dec. 2, 2013, 167 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $696.00 to $31,440,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Tanger Factory Outlet Centers (SKT) - FREE Research Report

Perry Chad who is EVP,General Counsel,Secretary at Tanger Factory Outlet Centers sold 750 shares at $33.14 on Dec. 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP,General Counsel,Secretary owned 24,250 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3% with the 750-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $32.56, down $0.58, or 1.78% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Tanger Factory Outlet Centers go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2,000

The average volume for Tanger Factory Outlet Centers has been 589,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Tanger Factory Outlet Centers has a market cap of $3.1 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 4.59% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. is a real estate investment trust. The firm invests in the real estate markets in United States. It focuses on developing, acquiring, owning, operating, and managing outlet shopping centers. Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.72%. The company has a P/E ratio of 30.1. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Tanger Factory Outlet Centers a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on SKT - FREE

TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Tanger Factory Outlet Centers as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the stock has experienced relatively poor performance when compared with the S&P 500 during the past year. Get the full Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more.

Deckers Outdoor Corporation (DECK) - FREE Research Report

Ziv Zohar who is Coo at Deckers Outdoor Corporation sold 5,000 shares at $85.00 on Dec. 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the Coo owned 161,477 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3% with the 5,000-share transaction.

Conners Maureen who is Director at Deckers Outdoor Corporation sold 1,500 shares at $84.00 on Dec. 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 15,565 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.79% with the 1,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $85.28, up $1.28, or 1.5% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Deckers Outdoor Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 14,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 36,070
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 39,877

The average volume for Deckers Outdoor Corporation has been 1.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Deckers Outdoor Corporation has a market cap of $2.9 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 105.21% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Deckers Outdoor Corporation engages in the design, manufacture, and marketing of footwear and accessories for outdoor activities and casual lifestyle use for men, women, and children in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 29.7. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Deckers Outdoor Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on DECK - FREE

TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Deckers Outdoor Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Deckers Outdoor Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more.

E*Trade Financial (ETFC) - FREE Research Report

Audette Matthew J who is EVP & Chief Financial Officer at E*Trade Financial sold 8,809 shares at $17.88 on Dec. 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP & Chief Financial Officer owned 197,593 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.27% with the 8,809-share transaction.

Roessner Karl A who is EVP & General Counsel at E*Trade Financial sold 14,825 shares at $17.88 on Dec. 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP & General Counsel owned 221,833 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.26% with the 14,825-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $17.96, up $0.08, or 0.47% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for E*Trade Financial has been 3.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. E*Trade Financial has a market cap of $5.1 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 102.23% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

E*TRADE Financial Corporation, a financial services company, provides online brokerage and related products and services primarily to individual retail investors under the E*TRADE Financial brand in the United States. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate E*Trade Financial a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on ETFC - FREE

TheStreet Quant Ratings rates E*Trade Financial as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, increase in net income and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing. Get the full E*Trade Financial Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more.

Facebook Inc Class A (FB) - FREE Research Report

Athwal Jas who is Chief Accounting Officer at Facebook Inc Class A sold 500 shares at $45.97 on Dec. 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Accounting Officer owned 149,579 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.33% with the 500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $47.04, up $1.07, or 2.27% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Facebook Inc Class A go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1.3 million
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1.7 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 6.0 million

The average volume for Facebook Inc Class A has been 78.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Facebook Inc Class A has a market cap of $88.1 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are up 76.79% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Facebook, Inc. operates as a social networking company worldwide. It builds various tools that enable users to connect, share, discover, and communicate with each other on mobile devices and computers. The company has a P/E ratio of 114.7. Currently there are 27 analysts that rate Facebook Inc Class A a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on FB - FREE

TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Facebook Inc Class A as a hold. 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 and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing. Get the full Facebook Inc Class A Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more.

Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) - FREE Research Report

Lazarus Franz E who is Executive VP at Costco Wholesale Corporation sold 600 shares at $124.19 on Dec. 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the Executive VP owned 29,309 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.01% with the 600-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $123.38, down $0.81, or 0.66% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Costco Wholesale Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 66,946
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 114,802
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 130,802

The average volume for Costco Wholesale Corporation has been 1.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Costco Wholesale Corporation has a market cap of $54.8 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are up 25.28% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Costco Wholesale Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates membership warehouses. The company offers branded and private-label products in a range of merchandise categories. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.99%. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.1. Currently there are 11 analysts that rate Costco Wholesale Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on COST - FREE

TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Costco Wholesale Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, 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 weak operating cash flow. Get the full Costco Wholesale Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more.

Data for this article provided by Zacks Investment Research

null

More from Markets

Aceto's Search for Deal May Be Slowed by DOJ Subpoena

Aceto's Search for Deal May Be Slowed by DOJ Subpoena

Dow and S&P 500 Finish Higher Amid Strong Corporate Earnings

Dow and S&P 500 Finish Higher Amid Strong Corporate Earnings

Veteran Foreign Affairs Expert Ian Bremmer Reveals How to Price Political Risk

Veteran Foreign Affairs Expert Ian Bremmer Reveals How to Price Political Risk

Investors Shouldn't Be Worried About Trump's Trade Tariffs: Ian Bremmer

Investors Shouldn't Be Worried About Trump's Trade Tariffs: Ian Bremmer

3 Hot Reads From TheStreet's Top Premium Columnists

3 Hot Reads From TheStreet's Top Premium Columnists