Insider Trading Alert - HBI, ABCO, ACM, CAB And FDX Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Jan. 16, 2014, 73 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $35.09 to $29,478,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Hanesbrands (HBI) - FREE Research Report

Noll Richard A who is Chairman and CEO at Hanesbrands sold 30,000 shares at $68.90 on Jan. 16, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chairman and CEO owned 570,489 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5% with the 30,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $68.46, down $0.44, or 0.64% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Hanesbrands go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 30,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 73,737
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 173,737

The average volume for Hanesbrands has been 585,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Hanesbrands has a market cap of $6.9 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are down 2.39% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Hanesbrands Inc., a consumer goods company, engages in designing, manufacturing, sourcing, and selling a range of basic apparel in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.15%. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.7. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Hanesbrands a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Hanesbrands as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Hanesbrands Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Advisory Board Company (ABCO) - FREE Research Report

Williams Frank J who is Director at Advisory Board Company sold 3,000 shares at $59.59 on Jan. 16, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 22,379 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.82% with the 3,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $61.72, up $2.13, or 3.46% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Advisory Board Company go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 85
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,418
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,418

The average volume for Advisory Board Company has been 198,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Advisory Board Company has a market cap of $2.2 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 4.46% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

The Advisory Board Company provides best practices research and analysis, business intelligence and software tools, and management and advisory services to the health care and education industries in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 93.2. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Advisory Board Company a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Advisory Board Company as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, increase in stock price during the past year and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Advisory Board Company Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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AECOM Technology Corporation (ACM) - FREE Research Report

Newman Richard G who is Director at AECOM Technology Corporation sold 10,000 shares at $30.02 on Jan. 16, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 160,160 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.88% with the 10,000-share transaction.

Dionisio John M who is Chairman & CEO at AECOM Technology Corporation sold 20,000 shares at $30.47 on Jan. 16, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chairman & CEO owned 255,640 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.26% with the 20,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $29.89, down $0.58, or 1.94% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for AECOM Technology Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 50,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 107,975

The average volume for AECOM Technology Corporation has been 613,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. AECOM Technology Corporation has a market cap of $3.0 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 1.56% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

AECOM Technology Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides professional technical and management support services for public and private clients in worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Professional Technical Services (PTS) and Management Support Services (MSS). The company has a P/E ratio of 13.1. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate AECOM Technology Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates AECOM Technology Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, attractive valuation levels and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full AECOM Technology Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Cabela's (CAB) - FREE Research Report

Cabela Richard N who is Chairman Emeritus at Cabela's sold 5,000 shares at $68.26 on Jan. 16, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chairman Emeritus owned 10,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 33.33% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $69.90, up $1.64, or 2.35% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cabela's go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000

The average volume for Cabela's has been 850,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Cabela's has a market cap of $4.9 billion and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are up 4.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Cabela's Incorporated, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a specialty retailer and direct marketer of hunting, fishing, camping, and related outdoor merchandise. The company operates through three segments: Retail, Direct, and Financial Services. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.6. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Cabela's a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cabela's 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, compelling growth in net income, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Cabela's Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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FedEx Corporation (FDX) - FREE Research Report

Maier Henry J who is President and CEO/FedEx Ground at FedEx Corporation sold 3,817 shares at $142.49 on Jan. 16, 2014. Following this transaction, the President and CEO/FedEx Ground owned 9,427 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 28.82% with the 3,817-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $140.50, down $1.99, or 1.42% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for FedEx Corporation go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 8,842
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 8,842

The average volume for FedEx Corporation has been 2.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. FedEx Corporation has a market cap of $44.5 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are down 1.36% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

FedEx Corporation provides transportation, e-commerce, and business services in the United States and internationally. It operates in four segments: FedEx Express, FedEx Ground, FedEx Freight, and FedEx Services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.42%. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.6. Currently there are 12 analysts that rate FedEx Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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

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