Insider Trading Alert - MAN, SANM And MA Traded By Insiders

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Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, 110 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $2,636.40 to $128,200,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

ManpowerGroup (MAN) - FREE Research Report

Hueneke Terry A who is Director at ManpowerGroup sold 2,500 shares at $77.10 on Feb. 14, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 4,311 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 36.71% with the 2,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $77.33, up $0.23, or 0.3% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for ManpowerGroup go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 22,800

The average volume for ManpowerGroup has been 712,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. ManpowerGroup has a market cap of $6.1 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 10.41% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

ManpowerGroup Inc. provides workforce solutions and services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.2%. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.2. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate ManpowerGroup a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates ManpowerGroup as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full ManpowerGroup Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Sanmina (SANM) - FREE Research Report

Goldsberry John who is Director at Sanmina sold 12,666 shares at $16.84 on Feb. 14, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 24,145 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 34.41% with the 12,666-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $16.98, up $0.14, or 0.81% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Sanmina go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,666
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 12,666
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 12,666

The average volume for Sanmina has been 898,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Sanmina has a market cap of $1.4 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 0.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Sanmina Corporation provides integrated electronics manufacturing services worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.2. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Sanmina a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Sanmina as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, increase in net income, attractive valuation levels, 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 Sanmina Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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MasterCard Incorporated (MA) - FREE Research Report

MasterCard Foundation who is 10% Owner at MasterCard Incorporated sold 404,800 shares at $76.25 on Feb. 14, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 118.4 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.34% with the 404,800-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $77.74, up $1.49, or 1.91% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for MasterCard Incorporated go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2.4 million
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2.5 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2.5 million

The average volume for MasterCard Incorporated has been 7.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. MasterCard Incorporated has a market cap of $89.6 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 7.37% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

MasterCard Incorporated, together with its subsidiaries, provides transaction processing and other payment-related services in the United States and internationally. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.57%. The company has a P/E ratio of 29.5. Currently there are 17 analysts that rate MasterCard Incorporated a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates MasterCard Incorporated as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full MasterCard Incorporated Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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