Insider Trading Alert - AEP, PSEC, NFLX, CME And LII Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Feb. 10, 2014, 89 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $310.00 to $48,325,837.35.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

American Electric Power (AEP) - FREE Research Report

Tierney Brian X who is Executive VP, CFO at American Electric Power sold 5,973 shares at $47.81 on Feb. 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive VP, CFO owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 5,973-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $48.25, up $0.44, or 0.92% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for American Electric Power go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,240
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,240
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 5,171

The average volume for American Electric Power has been 3.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. American Electric Power has a market cap of $23.4 billion and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are up 2.76% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

American Electric Power Company, Inc., a public utility holding company, engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electric power to retail customers. The company generates electricity using coal and lignite, natural gas, nuclear energy, and hydroelectric energy. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.16%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.8. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate American Electric Power a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates American Electric Power 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, notable return on equity and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full American Electric Power Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Prospect Capital Corporation (PSEC) - FREE Research Report

Stark Eugene S who is Director at Prospect Capital Corporation bought 1,000 shares at $11.10 on Feb. 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 14,488 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.41% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $11.19, up $0.09, or 0.8% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Prospect Capital Corporation go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares bought: 500
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 500

The average volume for Prospect Capital Corporation has been 3.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Prospect Capital Corporation has a market cap of $3.5 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 0.27% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Prospect Capital Corporation is a business development company. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 11.86%. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.6. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Prospect Capital Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Prospect Capital Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, compelling growth in net income, attractive valuation levels, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Prospect Capital Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Netflix (NFLX) - FREE Research Report

Kilgore Leslie J who is Director at Netflix sold 1,000 shares at $425.00 on Feb. 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 12,028 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.68% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $428.75, up $3.75, or 0.87% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Netflix go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,300
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,300
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,300

The average volume for Netflix has been 2.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Netflix has a market cap of $25.7 billion and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are up 16.79% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Netflix, Inc. provides Internet television network service that enables subscribers to stream TV shows and movies directly on TVs, computers, and mobile devices in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 232.4. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Netflix a buy, 4 analysts rate it a sell, and 15 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Netflix as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and expanding profit margins. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Netflix Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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CME Group (CME) - FREE Research Report

Pankau Ronald A. who is Director at CME Group sold 120 shares at $75.32 on Feb. 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 3,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.85% with the 120-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $76.07, up $0.75, or 0.99% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for CME Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 350
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 6,516
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 350
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 12,635

The average volume for CME Group has been 2.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. CME Group has a market cap of $25.4 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 3.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

CME Group Inc. operates the CME, CBOT, NYMEX COMEX, and KCBT futures exchanges worldwide. It operates CBOT exchange, a marketplace for trading agricultural and the U.S. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.48%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.9. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate CME Group a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates CME Group as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share and revenue growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the growth in the company's net income has been quite unimpressive. Get the full CME Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Lennox International (LII) - FREE Research Report

Cooper Janet Katherine who is Director at Lennox International sold 2,056 shares at $86.75 on Feb. 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 15,219 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.9% with the 2,056-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $86.76, up $0.01, or 0.01% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Lennox International go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 15,649
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 30,224
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 33,224

The average volume for Lennox International has been 362,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Lennox International has a market cap of $4.3 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 2.34% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Lennox International Inc., through its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and markets climate control products for the heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration markets. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.11%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.4. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Lennox International a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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

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