Insider Trading Alert - DLR, TEX, AWH, BSFT And DST Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Dec. 3, 2013, 126 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $225.86 to $7,867,379.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Digital Realty (DLR) - FREE Research Report

Peterson Scott E who is Chief Acquisitions Officer at Digital Realty bought 4,000 shares at $44.00 on Dec. 3, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Acquisitions Officer owned 4,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 4,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $44.06, up $0.06, or 0.14% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Digital Realty go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 22,009
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 37,209
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 42,209

The average volume for Digital Realty has been 1.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Digital Realty has a market cap of $5.9 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 34.41% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Digital Realty Trust, Inc., a real estate investment trust (REIT), through its controlling interest in Digital Realty Trust, L.P., engages in the ownership, acquisition, development, redevelopment, and management of technology-related real estate. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 6.79%. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.4. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Digital Realty a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Digital Realty as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including poor profit margins and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full Digital Realty Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Terex (TEX) - FREE Research Report

Andersen G Chris who is Director at Terex sold 10,000 shares at $36.86 on Dec. 3, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 112,689 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.15% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $36.26, down $0.60, or 1.65% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Terex go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 202
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,983
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 468
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 18,884
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 3,483
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 67,147

The average volume for Terex has been 2.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Terex has a market cap of $4.1 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 28.92% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Terex Corporation operates as an equipment manufacturer of specialized machinery products. The company has a P/E ratio of 43.3. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Terex a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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

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Allied World Assurance Company Holdings (AWH) - FREE Research Report

Knight W. Gordon who is President, AWACUS & AWNAC at Allied World Assurance Company Holdings sold 750 shares at $112.42 on Dec. 3, 2013. Following this transaction, the President, AWACUS & AWNAC owned 20,183 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.58% with the 750-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $110.99, down $1.43, or 1.29% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Allied World Assurance Company Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 750
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,500
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,750

The average volume for Allied World Assurance Company Holdings has been 166,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Allied World Assurance Company Holdings has a market cap of $3.8 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 41.33% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG, through its subsidiaries, provides property and casualty insurance and reinsurance solutions in Bermuda, the United States, Europe, Hong Kong, Labuan, and Singapore. The company operates through three segments: U.S. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.8%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.9. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Allied World Assurance Company Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Allied World Assurance Company Holdings 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, 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 Allied World Assurance Company Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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BroadSoft (BSFT) - FREE Research Report

ILL Charles L who is Director at BroadSoft bought 500 shares at $26.52 on Dec. 3, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 10,890 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.81% with the 500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $25.43, down $1.09, or 4.29% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for BroadSoft go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 500
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,832
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 70,832
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 87,705

The average volume for BroadSoft has been 499,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. BroadSoft has a market cap of $727.5 million and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 29.09% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

BroadSoft, Inc. provides software and services that enable mobile, fixed-line, and cable service providers to deliver hosted or cloud-based unified communications and other voice and multimedia services over Internet protocol (IP) based networks. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate BroadSoft a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates BroadSoft as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full BroadSoft Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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DST Systems (DST) - FREE Research Report

Bryan Lowell L who is Director at DST Systems bought 225 shares at $88.46 on Dec. 3, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 10,588 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.17% with the 225-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $88.29, down $0.17, or 0.2% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for DST Systems go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 235
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 498
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,362
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 92,288

The average volume for DST Systems has been 251,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. DST Systems has a market cap of $3.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 45.71% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

DST Systems, Inc. provides information processing and software services and products. The company operates in two segments, Financial Services and Customer Communications. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.36%. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.9. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate DST Systems a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates DST Systems as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, attractive valuation levels, good cash flow from operations and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full DST Systems Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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