Insider Trading Alert - TPLM, FB, FINL, TOL And GIII Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Dec. 26, 2013, 83 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $101.20 to $90,570,406.95.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Triangle Petroleum (TPLM) - FREE Research Report

Hill Peter J who is Director at Triangle Petroleum sold 22,500 shares at $9.02 on Dec. 26, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 274,063 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.59% with the 22,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $8.91, down $0.11, or 1.23% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Triangle Petroleum go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 12,333
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 56,333

The average volume for Triangle Petroleum has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Triangle Petroleum has a market cap of $773.2 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 47.91% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Triangle Petroleum Corporation engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of unconventional shale oil and natural gas resources in the Bakken Shale and Three Forks formations in the Williston Basin of North Dakota and Montana. The company has a P/E ratio of 41.0. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Triangle Petroleum a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Triangle Petroleum as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that we feel that the company's cash flow from its operations has been weak overall. Get the full Triangle Petroleum Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Facebook Inc Class A (FB) - FREE Research Report

Andreessen Marc L who is Director at Facebook Inc Class A sold 1.6 million shares at $55.05 on Dec. 26, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 1.6 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 50.53% with the 1.6 million-share transaction.

Ebersman David A who is Chief Financial Officer at Facebook Inc Class A sold 23,400 shares at $56.88 on Dec. 26, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 176,656 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.7% with the 23,400-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $56.84, down $0.04, or 0.08% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Facebook Inc Class A go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1.2 million
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2.5 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 6.7 million

The average volume for Facebook Inc Class A has been 78.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Facebook Inc Class A has a market cap of $109.0 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are up 116.87% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Facebook, Inc. operates as a social networking company worldwide. It builds various tools that enable users to connect, share, discover, and communicate with each other on mobile devices and computers. The company has a P/E ratio of 141.4. Currently there are 28 analysts that rate Facebook Inc Class A a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Facebook Inc Class A as a hold. 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 and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing. Get the full Facebook Inc Class A Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Finish Line (FINL) - FREE Research Report

Kirkendall Bill who is Director at Finish Line sold 1,000 shares at $28.15 on Dec. 26, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 16,974 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.56% with the 1,000-share transaction.

Wilhelm Edward W who is Chief Financial Officer at Finish Line sold 10,000 shares at $28.11 on Dec. 26, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $28.20, up $0.09, or 0.33% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Finish Line go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 71,137

The average volume for Finish Line has been 652,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Finish Line has a market cap of $1.4 billion and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are up 49.55% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

The Finish Line, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a mall-based specialty retailer in the United States. It operates Finish Line stores that offer performance and athletic casual shoes, as well as apparel and accessories for men, women, and kids. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.5. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Finish Line a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Finish Line 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, attractive valuation levels, solid stock price performance and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Finish Line Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Toll Brothers (TOL) - FREE Research Report

Yearley Douglas C. Jr. who is Chief Executive Officer at Toll Brothers sold 15,000 shares at $37.02 on Dec. 26, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 85,762 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.89% with the 15,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $36.69, down $0.33, or 0.91% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Toll Brothers go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 292,180
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 292,180
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 305,180

The average volume for Toll Brothers has been 3.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Toll Brothers has a market cap of $6.5 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 12.81% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Toll Brothers, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, builds, markets, and arranges finance for detached and attached homes in luxury residential communities. It is also involved in building or converting existing rental apartment buildings into high-, mid-, and low-rise luxury homes. The company has a P/E ratio of 37.8. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Toll Brothers a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Toll Brothers as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Toll Brothers Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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G-III Apparel Group (GIII) - FREE Research Report

Goldfarb Morris who is Chief Executive Officer at G-III Apparel Group sold 102,915 shares at $70.29 on Dec. 26, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 2.6 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.82% with the 102,915-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $73.35, up $3.06, or 4.18% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for G-III Apparel Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 163,434
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 163,434
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 169,934

The average volume for G-III Apparel Group has been 157,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. G-III Apparel Group has a market cap of $1.5 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 113.61% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

G-III Apparel Group Ltd. designs, manufactures, and markets women's and men's apparel primarily in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.2. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate G-III Apparel Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates G-III Apparel Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and attractive valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full G-III Apparel Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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