Insider Trading Alert - MKC, WBS, SIX, CMA And CAT Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Feb. 3, 2014, 88 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $108.30 to $608,047,660.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

McCormick & Company (MKC) - FREE Research Report

Tapiero Jacques who is Director at McCormick & Company bought 310 shares at $64.40 on Feb. 3, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 310 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 310-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $63.24, down $1.16, or 1.83% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for McCormick & Company has been 647,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. McCormick & Company has a market cap of $7.6 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are down 8.55% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

McCormick & Company, Incorporated engages in the manufacture, marketing, and distribution of spices, seasoning mixes, condiments, and other flavorful products to retail outlets, food manufacturers, and foodservice businesses. It operates in two segments, Consumer and Industrial. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.31%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.1. Currently there are no analysts that rate McCormick & Company a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates McCormick & Company as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full McCormick & Company Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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