Insider Trading Alert - GES, UNT, RLGY, FANG And CTCT Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Dec. 23, 2013, 95 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $477.16 to $45,000,060.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Guess (GES) - FREE Research Report

Isaacson-Leibowitz Kay who is Director at Guess sold 6,000 shares at $31.13 on Dec. 23, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 20,869 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 22.33% with the 6,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $31.46, up $0.33, or 1.05% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Guess go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares sold: 703

The average volume for Guess has been 656,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Guess has a market cap of $2.6 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are up 26.69% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Guess , Inc. designs, markets, distributes, and licenses lifestyle collections of contemporary apparel and accessories for men, women, and children that reflect the American lifestyle and European fashion sensibilities. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.57%. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.1. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Guess a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Guess as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat weak growth in earnings per share. Get the full Guess Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Unit Corporation (UNT) - FREE Research Report

Cromling John who is Executive Vice President, UDC at Unit Corporation sold 9,176 shares at $50.45 on Dec. 23, 2013. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President, UDC owned 55,735 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.14% with the 9,176-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $50.80, up $0.35, or 0.69% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Unit Corporation go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares sold: 4,500

The average volume for Unit Corporation has been 273,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Unit Corporation has a market cap of $2.5 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 12.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Unit Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the contract drilling, oil and natural gas, and mid-stream businesses primarily in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 32.4. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Unit Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Unit Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins 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 Unit Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Realogy Holdings (RLGY) - FREE Research Report

Benson Dea who is Svp, Chief Accounting Officer at Realogy Holdings sold 4,444 shares at $48.33 on Dec. 23, 2013. Following this transaction, the Svp, Chief Accounting Officer owned 3,369 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 56.88% with the 4,444-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $49.01, up $0.68, or 1.39% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Realogy Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 14,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 68,846
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 126,367

The average volume for Realogy Holdings has been 2.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Realogy Holdings has a market cap of $7.0 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 14.94% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Realogy Holdings Corp., through its subsidiaries, provides real estate and relocation services in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 2.7. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Realogy Holdings a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Realogy Holdings as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its generally high debt management risk and poor profit margins. Get the full Realogy Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Diamondback Energy (FANG) - FREE Research Report

Wexford Capital Lp who is 10% Owner at Diamondback Energy sold 74,200 shares at $50.83 on Dec. 23, 2013. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 10.6 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.69% with the 74,200-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $52.14, up $1.31, or 2.52% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Diamondback Energy go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 705,009
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3.3 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3.3 million

The average volume for Diamondback Energy has been 770,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Diamondback Energy has a market cap of $2.4 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 165.64% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Diamondback Energy, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, focuses on the acquisition, development, exploration, and exploitation of onshore oil and natural gas reserves in the Permian Basin in West Texas. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Diamondback Energy a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Diamondback Energy as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance and growth in earnings per share. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company has favored debt over equity in the management of its balance sheet. Get the full Diamondback Energy Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Constant Contact (CTCT) - FREE Research Report

Grewal Harpreet who is EVP, Chief Financial Officer at Constant Contact sold 5,405 shares at $30.00 on Dec. 23, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP, Chief Financial Officer owned 3,760 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 58.97% with the 5,405-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $29.66, down $0.34, or 1.15% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Constant Contact go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 15,592
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 15,592

The average volume for Constant Contact has been 372,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Constant Contact has a market cap of $938.2 million and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are up 115.34% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Constant Contact, Inc. provides on-demand engagement marketing tools that are designed for small businesses, associations, and non-profits primarily in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 102.0. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Constant Contact a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Constant Contact 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, reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Constant Contact Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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