Insider Trading Alert - PHM, LEG, TUP, GWRE And MU Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Feb. 4, 2014, 131 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $408.12 to $109,651,973.50.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

PulteGroup (PHM) - FREE Research Report

Ossowski James L who is VP Finance & Controller at PulteGroup sold 15,566 shares at $20.17 on Feb. 4, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP Finance & Controller owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 15,566-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $19.25, down $0.92, or 4.8% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for PulteGroup go as follows:

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

The average volume for PulteGroup has been 7.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. PulteGroup has a market cap of $7.5 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are down 2.45% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

PulteGroup, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in homebuilding and financial services businesses primarily in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.02%. The company has a P/E ratio of 2.9. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate PulteGroup a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates PulteGroup as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full PulteGroup Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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