Insider Trading Alert - SWI, ADBE, GLUU, NBIX And AXE Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Jan. 8, 2014, 79 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,000.20 to $12,860,510.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

SolarWinds (SWI) - FREE Research Report

Sims Bryan Allen who is SVP, General Csl & Secretary at SolarWinds sold 8,599 shares at $38.88 on Jan. 8, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP, General Csl & Secretary owned 25,865 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 24.95% with the 8,599-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $39.98, up $1.10, or 2.76% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for SolarWinds go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 20,000

The average volume for SolarWinds has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. SolarWinds has a market cap of $2.9 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 3.97% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

SolarWinds, Inc. designs, develops, markets, sells, and supports enterprise-class information technology (IT) and infrastructure management software to IT professionals in various organizations worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 32.8. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate SolarWinds a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates SolarWinds 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, good cash flow from operations, growth in earnings per share and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full SolarWinds Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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