Roper Industries (ROP) - FREE Research Report

Johnson Robert D who is Director at Roper Industries sold 3,000 shares at $128.85 on Dec. 10, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 8,500 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 26.09% with the 3,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $129.78, up $0.93, or 0.72% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Roper Industries go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 750
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 8,750
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 8,750

The average volume for Roper Industries has been 420,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Roper Industries has a market cap of $12.9 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 16.75% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Roper Industries, Inc. designs, manufactures, and distributes radio frequency (RF) products and services, industrial technology products, energy systems and controls, and medical and scientific imaging products and software. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.51%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.2. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Roper Industries a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Roper Industries as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations 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 Roper Industries Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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