Insider Trading Alert - FB, IDTI, TRLA, EPAM And GBX Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Jan. 23, 2014, 79 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $54.30 to $9,617,994,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Facebook Inc Class A (FB) - FREE Research Report

Ebersman David A who is Chief Financial Officer at Facebook Inc Class A sold 23,400 shares at $57.59 on Jan. 23, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 309,745 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.02% with the 23,400-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $55.78, down $1.80, or 3.24% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Facebook Inc Class A go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 392,734
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2.9 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3.9 million

The average volume for Facebook Inc Class A has been 70.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Facebook Inc Class A has a market cap of $108.1 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are up 3.62% 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 140.3. Currently there are 29 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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