Insider Trading Alert - FR, JAH, SWN, WLP And GNRC Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Dec. 18, 2013, 124 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,000.00 to $864,567,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

First Industrial Realty (FR) - FREE Research Report

Yap Johannson L who is Chief Investment Officer at First Industrial Realty sold 2,000 shares at $16.98 on Dec. 18, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Investment Officer owned 340,723 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.58% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $17.13, up $0.15, or 0.88% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for First Industrial Realty go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares bought: 7,900
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 12,400
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 7,900
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 27,400

The average volume for First Industrial Realty has been 674,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. First Industrial Realty has a market cap of $1.9 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 22.73% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

First Industrial Realty Trust Inc. is a real estate investment trust. The firm invests in the real estate markets of the United States. It makes investments in industrial properties. The firm owns, manages, acquires, sells, develops, and redevelops industrial real estate. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.01%. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate First Industrial Realty a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates First Industrial Realty as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year, revenue growth and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income and poor profit margins. Get the full First Industrial Realty Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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