Insider Trading Alert - EME, VRX, FNP, LIN And GPOR Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Dec. 17, 2013, 129 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $69.90 to $563,062,500.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

EMCOR Group (EME) - FREE Research Report

Matz R Kevin who is EVP - Shared Services at EMCOR Group sold 30,000 shares at $40.06 on Dec. 17, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP - Shared Services owned 125,126 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 19.34% with the 30,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $40.33, up $0.27, or 0.67% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for EMCOR Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 16,300
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 16,300
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 25,217

The average volume for EMCOR Group has been 452,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. EMCOR Group has a market cap of $2.7 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 15.78% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

EMCOR Group, Inc. provides electrical and mechanical construction, and facilities services primarily to commercial, industrial, utility, and institutional customers in the United States, the United Kingdom, and internationally. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.6%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.0. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate EMCOR Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates EMCOR Group as a buy. 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, good cash flow from operations and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full EMCOR Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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