Insider Trading Alert - KEX, TJX, SBH, MTGE And CACI 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:

Kirby (KEX) - FREE Research Report

Ivey William G. who is President-Kirby Inland Marine at Kirby sold 1,000 shares at $95.77 on Dec. 2, 2013. Following this transaction, the President-Kirby Inland Marine owned 15,722 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.98% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $93.80, down $1.97, or 2.1% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Kirby go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,473
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 6,473
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 221,669

The average volume for Kirby has been 291,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Kirby has a market cap of $5.4 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 52.58% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Kirby Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides marine transportation and diesel engine services primarily in the United States. Its Marine Transportation segment provides transportation services for the inland and coastal markets. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.7. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Kirby a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Kirby as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, revenue growth, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Kirby Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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