Insider Trading Alert - HXL, NATI, COST, LGND And IDTI Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Jan. 2, 2014, 87 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $700.00 to $9,000,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Hexcel Corporation (HXL) - FREE Research Report

Brubaker Lynn who is Director at Hexcel Corporation sold 2,790 shares at $44.37 on Jan. 2, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 6,643 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 29.58% with the 2,790-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $44.69, up $0.32, or 0.72% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Hexcel Corporation go as follows:

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

The average volume for Hexcel Corporation has been 491,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Hexcel Corporation has a market cap of $4.4 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and aerospace/defense industry. Shares are up 65.65% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Hexcel Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the development, manufacture, and marketing of lightweight and high-performance structural materials for use in commercial aerospace, space and defense, and industrial applications. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.7. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Hexcel Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Hexcel Corporation 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, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures 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 Hexcel Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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