Insider Trading Alert - SCSS, MGAM And GPK Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Feb. 13, 2014, 117 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,198.88 to $4,397,881,850,959.55.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Select Comfort Corporation (SCSS) - FREE Research Report

Brown Kevin Kennedy who is SVP and CMO at Select Comfort Corporation bought 469 shares at $17.01 on Feb. 13, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP and CMO owned 12,669 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.84% with the 469-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $17.49, up $0.48, or 2.75% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Select Comfort Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 18,644
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 18,644
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 47,661

The average volume for Select Comfort Corporation has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Select Comfort Corporation has a market cap of $943.0 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are down 19.06% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Select Comfort Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, manufacture, marketing, distribution, and retail of adjustable-firmness mattresses and other sleep-related products in the United States and Canada. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.9. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Select Comfort Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Select Comfort Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat weak growth in earnings per share. Get the full Select Comfort Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Multimedia Games (MGAM) - FREE Research Report

Repass Robert D who is Director at Multimedia Games sold 2,000 shares at $30.59 on Feb. 13, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 13,272 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 13.1% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $30.15, down $0.44, or 1.47% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Multimedia Games go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 528
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 528
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 32,028

The average volume for Multimedia Games has been 426,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Multimedia Games has a market cap of $902.4 million and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are down 3.25% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Multimedia Games Holding Company, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and distributes gaming machines, video lottery terminals, and associated systems and equipment in North America and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.2. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Multimedia Games a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Multimedia Games as a buy. 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, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Multimedia Games Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Graphic Packaging (GPK) - FREE Research Report

Coors Jeffrey H who is Director at Graphic Packaging sold 40,000 shares at $10.14 on Feb. 13, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 1.4 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.86% with the 40,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $10.43, up $0.29, or 2.74% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Graphic Packaging go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 25,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 75,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 240,000

The average volume for Graphic Packaging has been 3.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Graphic Packaging has a market cap of $3.3 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 9.38% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Graphic Packaging Holding Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides packaging solutions in the United States, Canada, Central/South America, Europe, and the Asia-Pacific. The company operates in two segments, Paperboard Packaging and Flexible Packaging. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.4. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Graphic Packaging a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Graphic Packaging as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Graphic Packaging Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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