Insider Trading Alert - SWHC, ADI, MAR, CLH And JKHY Traded By Insiders

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Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013, 63 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $3,759.88 to $2,069,942.45.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (SWHC) - FREE Research Report

Wadecki Isabell Marie who is Director at Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation sold 10,000 shares at $13.12 on Dec. 24, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 30,572 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 24.65% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $13.34, up $0.22, or 1.64% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 11,200
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 19,200

The average volume for Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation has been 1.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation has a market cap of $742.0 million and is part of the industrial goods sector and aerospace/defense industry. Shares are up 57.11% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation engages in the manufacture and sale of firearm products in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.6. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, revenue growth, notable return on equity and attractive valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Analog Devices (ADI) - FREE Research Report

Wessel Thomas who is VP, Worldwide Sales at Analog Devices sold 2,000 shares at $50.14 on Dec. 24, 2013. Following this transaction, the VP, Worldwide Sales owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $50.71, up $0.57, or 1.13% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Analog Devices go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,757

The average volume for Analog Devices has been 2.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Analog Devices has a market cap of $15.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 20.38% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Analog Devices, Inc. is engaged in the design, manufacture, and marketing of analog, mixed-signal, and digital signal processing integrated circuits (ICs) for use in industrial, automotive, consumer, and communication markets worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.69%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.7. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Analog Devices a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Analog Devices as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Analog Devices Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Marriott International (MAR) - FREE Research Report

Mccarthy Robert who is Evp & Coo at Marriott International sold 10,968 shares at $48.09 on Dec. 24, 2013. Following this transaction, the Evp & Coo owned 29,478 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 27.12% with the 10,968-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $48.68, up $0.59, or 1.21% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Marriott International go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 56,449
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 106,577
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 156,577

The average volume for Marriott International has been 2.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Marriott International has a market cap of $14.6 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 30.59% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Marriott International, Inc. operates, franchises, and licenses hotels and timeshare properties worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.4%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.5. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Marriott International a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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

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Clean Harbors (CLH) - FREE Research Report

Lefebvre Marvin G who is EVP (CHI sub) at Clean Harbors sold 24,855 shares at $57.67 on Dec. 24, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP (CHI sub) owned 3,428 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 87.88% with the 24,855-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $59.22, up $1.55, or 2.62% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Clean Harbors go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 24,855
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 124,855
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 126,855

The average volume for Clean Harbors has been 562,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Clean Harbors has a market cap of $3.6 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 7.64% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Clean Harbors, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides environmental, energy, and industrial services in the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada, and internationally. It operates in four segments: Technical Services, Field Services, Industrial Services, and Oil and Gas Field Services. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.2. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Clean Harbors a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Clean Harbors as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels, 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 somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Clean Harbors Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Jack Henry & Associates (JKHY) - FREE Research Report

Brown Wesley A who is Director at Jack Henry & Associates sold 3,000 shares at $58.23 on Dec. 24, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 3,000-share transaction.

Forbis Mark S who is Vice President & Cto at Jack Henry & Associates sold 4,200 shares at $58.49 on Dec. 24, 2013. Following this transaction, the Vice President & Cto owned 8,198 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 33.88% with the 4,200-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $58.89, up $0.40, or 0.68% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Jack Henry & Associates go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,200
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,200
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 4,200

The average volume for Jack Henry & Associates has been 287,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Jack Henry & Associates has a market cap of $5.0 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 49.85% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. provides technology solutions and payment processing services primarily for financial services organizations in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.36%. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.6. Currently there are no analysts that rate Jack Henry & Associates a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Jack Henry & Associates 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, increase in net income, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Jack Henry & Associates Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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