Insider Trading Alert - CATM, ACAS, CAB, AIG And WY 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:

Cardtronics (CATM) - FREE Research Report

Rathgaber Steven A. who is Chief Executive Officer at Cardtronics sold 10,000 shares at $42.24 on Dec. 18, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 208,715 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.57% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $42.97, up $0.73, or 1.69% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cardtronics go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,670
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 69,670
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 225,249

The average volume for Cardtronics has been 314,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Cardtronics has a market cap of $1.9 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 80.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Cardtronics, Inc. provides automated consumer financial services through its network of automated teller machines (ATMs) and multi-function financial services kiosks. The company has a P/E ratio of 70.1. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Cardtronics a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cardtronics as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, generally higher debt management risk and disappointing return on equity. Get the full Cardtronics Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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American Capital (ACAS) - FREE Research Report

Graff Brian who is Senior Vice President at American Capital sold 3,133 shares at $14.65 on Dec. 18, 2013. Following this transaction, the Senior Vice President owned 148,060 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.07% with the 3,133-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $14.91, up $0.26, or 1.74% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for American Capital go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 34,639
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 15,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 103,870
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 15,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 119,238

The average volume for American Capital has been 2.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. American Capital has a market cap of $4.1 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 21.46% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

American Capital, Ltd. is a private equity and venture capital firm specializing in management and employee buyouts, leveraged finance, mezzanine, acquisition, recapitalization, middle market, and growth capital investments. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.8. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate American Capital a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates American Capital as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full American Capital Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Cabela's (CAB) - FREE Research Report

Cabela Richard N who is Chairman Emeritus at Cabela's sold 5,000 shares at $61.03 on Dec. 18, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chairman Emeritus owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $63.73, up $2.70, or 4.24% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cabela's go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000

The average volume for Cabela's has been 832,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Cabela's has a market cap of $4.4 billion and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are up 53.68% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Cabela's Incorporated, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a specialty retailer and direct marketer of hunting, fishing, camping, and related outdoor merchandise. The company operates through three segments: Retail, Direct, and Financial Services. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.9. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Cabela's a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cabela's as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, notable return on equity, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Cabela's Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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American International Group (AIG) - FREE Research Report

Dooley William N who is Executive Vice President at American International Group sold 2,980 shares at $49.47 on Dec. 18, 2013. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 23,882 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.09% with the 2,980-share transaction.

Hurd Jeffrey J who is Executive Vice President at American International Group sold 22,522 shares at $49.43 on Dec. 18, 2013. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 26,810 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 45.65% with the 22,522-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $50.26, up $0.83, or 1.65% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for American International Group go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares bought: 10,000

The average volume for American International Group has been 10.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. American International Group has a market cap of $72.7 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 39.83% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

American International Group, Inc. provides insurance products and services for the commercial, institutional, and individual customers in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two segments: AIG Property Casualty, and AIG Life and Retirement. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.81%. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.6. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate American International Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates American International Group as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, good cash flow from operations and growth in earnings per share. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. Get the full American International Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Weyerhaeuser (WY) - FREE Research Report

Blocker Adrian M who is Senior Vice President at Weyerhaeuser bought 1,663 shares at $29.99 on Dec. 18, 2013. Following this transaction, the Senior Vice President owned 6,693 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 33.06% with the 1,663-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $31.13, up $1.14, or 3.66% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Weyerhaeuser go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,030
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,030
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,030

The average volume for Weyerhaeuser has been 3.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Weyerhaeuser has a market cap of $17.5 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 12.83% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Weyerhaeuser Company, a forest products company, grows and harvests trees, builds homes, and manufactures forest products worldwide. It grows and harvests trees for use as lumber, other wood and building products, and pulp and paper. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.92%. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.4. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Weyerhaeuser a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Weyerhaeuser as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, good cash flow from operations and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Weyerhaeuser Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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