Insider Trading Alert - FB, AXE, CNQR, MFRM And SPLK Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Feb. 6, 2014, 94 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $10.00 to $112,871,879.20.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Facebook (FB) - FREE Research Report

Ebersman David A who is Chief Financial Officer at Facebook sold 23,400 shares at $62.36 on Feb. 6, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 286,345 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.55% with the 23,400-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $63.14, up $0.78, or 1.24% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Facebook go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 357,234
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2.2 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 4.0 million

The average volume for Facebook has been 65.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Facebook has a market cap of $122.9 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are up 13.74% 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 103.7. Currently there are 32 analysts that rate Facebook a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Facebook 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 Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Anixter International (AXE) - FREE Research Report

Faber Terrance who is VP-Controller at Anixter International sold 700 shares at $91.62 on Feb. 6, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP-Controller owned 21,103 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.21% with the 700-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $90.41, down $1.21, or 1.34% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Anixter International go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,900
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 23,505

The average volume for Anixter International has been 169,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Anixter International has a market cap of $2.9 billion and is part of the services sector and wholesale industry. Shares are down 0.48% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Anixter International Inc., together with its subsidiaries, distributes enterprise cabling and security solutions, electrical and electronic wire and cable products, original equipment manufacturer (OEM) supply fasteners, and other small parts. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.8. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Anixter International a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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

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Concur Technologies (CNQR) - FREE Research Report

Pelzer Francis J. who is Chief Financial Officer at Concur Technologies sold 1,000 shares at $112.80 on Feb. 6, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 33,869 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.87% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $113.24, up $0.44, or 0.39% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Concur Technologies go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 33,114
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 54,289
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 87,289

The average volume for Concur Technologies has been 542,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Concur Technologies has a market cap of $6.4 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 9.68% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Concur Technologies, Inc. provides integrated travel and expense management solutions for companies worldwide. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Concur Technologies a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Concur Technologies as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full Concur Technologies Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Mattress Firm (MFRM) - FREE Research Report

Fendrich Stephen G. who is Chief Strategy Officer at Mattress Firm sold 500 shares at $40.00 on Feb. 6, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Strategy Officer owned 218,735 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.23% with the 500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $41.63, up $1.63, or 3.92% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Mattress Firm go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,333
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 25,666
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 40,087

The average volume for Mattress Firm has been 282,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Mattress Firm has a market cap of $1.4 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are down 4.97% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Mattress Firm Holding Corp., through its subsidiaries, operates as a specialty retailer of mattresses, and related products and accessories in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.1. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Mattress Firm a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Mattress Firm as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance and growth in earnings per share. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including weak operating cash flow, generally higher debt management risk and disappointing return on equity. Get the full Mattress Firm Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Splunk (SPLK) - FREE Research Report

Neustaetter Thomas M who is Director at Splunk sold 1,500 shares at $76.50 on Feb. 6, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 68,603 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.14% with the 1,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $79.47, up $2.97, or 3.73% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Splunk go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 47,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 96,635
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 351,748

The average volume for Splunk has been 1.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Splunk has a market cap of $8.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 12.55% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Splunk, Inc. provides software solutions that provide real-time operational intelligence. Currently there are 12 analysts that rate Splunk a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Splunk as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full Splunk Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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