Insider Trading Alert - CFN, PACW, JNPR, PHM And OPK Traded By Insiders

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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:

CareFusion (CFN) - FREE Research Report

Gallahue Kieran who is Chairman and CEO at CareFusion sold 25,000 shares at $40.09 on Dec. 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chairman and CEO owned 147,873 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.46% with the 25,000-share transaction.

Leonard Thomas J who is President, Medical Systems at CareFusion sold 1,250 shares at $39.99 on Dec. 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the President, Medical Systems owned 61,049 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.01% with the 1,250-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $39.37, down $0.62, or 1.57% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for CareFusion go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,250
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 64,550

The average volume for CareFusion has been 1.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. CareFusion has a market cap of $8.4 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 39.43% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

CareFusion Corporation, a medical technology company, provides various healthcare products and services. It offers product lines in the areas of medication management, infection prevention, operating room effectiveness, respiratory care, and surveillance and analytics. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.3. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate CareFusion a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates CareFusion as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full CareFusion Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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