Insider Trading Alert - ABFS, WMB, AMTD, WEX And WERN Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Dec. 10, 2013, 123 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $495.90 to $1,382,884,839.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Arkansas Best Corporation (ABFS) - FREE Research Report

Echols Walter J who is VP - Real Estate at Arkansas Best Corporation sold 2,624 shares at $33.68 on Dec. 10, 2013. Following this transaction, the VP - Real Estate owned 42,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.88% with the 2,624-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $32.47, down $1.21, or 3.73% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Arkansas Best Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 11,952

The average volume for Arkansas Best Corporation has been 512,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Arkansas Best Corporation has a market cap of $863.5 million and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 251.41% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Arkansas Best Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides freight transportation services and solutions. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.36%. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Arkansas Best Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Arkansas Best Corporation 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 good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. Get the full Arkansas Best Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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