Insider Trading Alert - CRS, AET And CVX Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Feb. 18, 2014, 129 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $49.70 to $268,110,200.60.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Carpenter Technology Corporation (CRS) - FREE Research Report

Karol Steven E who is Director at Carpenter Technology Corporation sold 12,693 shares at $59.70 on Feb. 18, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 767,028 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.63% with the 12,693-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $59.18, down $0.52, or 0.89% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Carpenter Technology Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 49,299
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 49,299
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 49,299

The average volume for Carpenter Technology Corporation has been 328,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Carpenter Technology Corporation has a market cap of $3.2 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are down 4.76% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Carpenter Technology Corporation manufactures, fabricates, and distributes specialty metals worldwide. It operates in three segments: Specialty Alloys Operations, Latrobe, and Performance Engineered Products. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.2%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.3. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Carpenter Technology Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Carpenter Technology Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Carpenter Technology Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Aetna (AET) - FREE Research Report

Casazza William James who is Exec. VP & General Counsel at Aetna sold 21,705 shares at $68.92 on Feb. 18, 2014. Following this transaction, the Exec. VP & General Counsel owned 33,903 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 39.03% with the 21,705-share transaction.

Coye Molly Joel who is Director at Aetna sold 750 shares at $68.47 on Feb. 18, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 8,700 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.94% with the 750-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $69.58, up $1.11, or 1.6% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Aetna go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 370
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 370
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 4,737

The average volume for Aetna has been 2.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Aetna has a market cap of $25.4 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 0.76% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Aetna Inc. operates as a diversified health care benefits company in the United States. The company operates in three segments: Health Care, Group Insurance, and Large Case Pensions. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.3%. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.8. Currently there are 12 analysts that rate Aetna a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Aetna as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share and compelling growth in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Aetna Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Chevron (CVX) - FREE Research Report

Denham Robert E who is Director at Chevron bought 2,000 shares at $113.41 on Feb. 18, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 36,141 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.86% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $114.74, up $1.33, or 1.16% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for Chevron has been 6.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Chevron has a market cap of $218.2 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 9.77% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Chevron Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in petroleum, chemicals, mining, power generation, and energy operations worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Upstream and Downstream. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.52%. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.2. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Chevron a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Chevron as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and attractive valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Chevron Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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