Insider Trading Alert - TRS, FII, PNC, NUAN And CXO Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Dec. 4, 2013, 189 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $160.56 to $35,901,027,172.20.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

TriMas Corporation (TRS) - FREE Research Report

Tredwell Daniel P who is Director at TriMas Corporation sold 15,000 shares at $36.36 on Dec. 4, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 259,814 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.46% with the 15,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $35.96, down $0.40, or 1.12% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for TriMas Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 100
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 100
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 60,500

The average volume for TriMas Corporation has been 344,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. TriMas Corporation has a market cap of $1.6 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 28.96% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

TriMas Corporation designs, manufactures, and distributes various products for commercial, industrial, and consumer markets worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.9. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate TriMas Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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

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Federated Investors (FII) - FREE Research Report

Bouda Brian P who is Chief Compliance Officer at Federated Investors sold 6,000 shares at $27.20 on Dec. 4, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Compliance Officer owned 26,992 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 18.19% with the 6,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $26.42, down $0.78, or 2.96% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Federated Investors go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 13,881
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 13,881
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 30,802

The average volume for Federated Investors has been 645,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Federated Investors has a market cap of $2.8 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 31.24% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Federated Investors, Inc. is a publicly owned asset management holding company. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.71%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.6. Currently there are no analysts that rate Federated Investors a buy, 4 analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Federated Investors as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Federated Investors Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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PNC Financial Services Group (PNC) - FREE Research Report

Gulley Joan L who is EVP & Chief HR Officer at PNC Financial Services Group sold 2,000 shares at $76.85 on Dec. 4, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP & Chief HR Officer owned 14,696 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.98% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $75.00, down $1.85, or 2.47% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for PNC Financial Services Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 6,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 7,500

The average volume for PNC Financial Services Group has been 2.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. PNC Financial Services Group has a market cap of $40.2 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 29.86% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. operates as a diversified financial services company in the United States and internationally. The company's Retail Banking segment provides deposit, lending, brokerage, investment management, and cash management services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.33%. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.1. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate PNC Financial Services Group a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 13 rate it a hold.

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

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Nuance Communications (NUAN) - FREE Research Report

Icahn Carl C who is 10% Owner at Nuance Communications bought 6.5 million shares at $13.82 on Dec. 4, 2013. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 58.9 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.39% with the 6.5 million-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $14.29, up $0.47, or 3.32% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Nuance Communications go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 8,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 463,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 546,630

The average volume for Nuance Communications has been 6.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Nuance Communications has a market cap of $4.3 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 39.47% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Nuance Communications, Inc. provides voice and language solutions for businesses and consumers worldwide. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Nuance Communications a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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

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Concho Resources (CXO) - FREE Research Report

Beal Steven L who is Director at Concho Resources sold 20,000 shares at $104.00 on Dec. 4, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 97,939 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 16.96% with the 20,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $104.33, up $0.33, or 0.32% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Concho Resources go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000

The average volume for Concho Resources has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Concho Resources has a market cap of $10.9 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 30.39% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Concho Resources Inc. operates as an independent oil and natural gas company in the United States. It engages in the acquisition, development, and exploration of oil and natural gas properties. The company principally operates in the Permian Basin region of southeast New Mexico and West Texas. The company has a P/E ratio of 50.6. Currently there are 17 analysts that rate Concho Resources a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Concho Resources as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, increase in net income and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk, disappointing return on equity and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full Concho Resources Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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