Insider Trading Alert - LAD, INTU, UHS, KNX And BYI Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Dec. 16, 2013, 116 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $164.25 to $16,145,446.22.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Lithia Motors (LAD) - FREE Research Report

Roberts Kenneth E who is Director at Lithia Motors sold 1,000 shares at $67.95 on Dec. 16, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 150,511 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.66% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $69.07, up $1.12, or 1.63% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Lithia Motors go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares sold: 41,000

The average volume for Lithia Motors has been 347,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Lithia Motors has a market cap of $1.6 billion and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are up 83.14% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Lithia Motors, Inc. operates as an automotive franchisee and retailer of new and used vehicles in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.77%. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.1. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Lithia Motors a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Lithia Motors as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, reasonable valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Lithia Motors Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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