Insider Trading Alert - DPS, CMI And OC Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Feb. 19, 2014, 110 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $21.54 to $422,568,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Dr Pepper Snapple Group (DPS) - FREE Research Report

Stephens Angela A. who is Sr. Vice President, Controller at Dr Pepper Snapple Group sold 4,000 shares at $50.40 on Feb. 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the Sr. Vice President, Controller owned 4,795 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 45.48% with the 4,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $51.06, up $0.66, or 1.3% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Dr Pepper Snapple Group go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,457
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,457

The average volume for Dr Pepper Snapple Group has been 1.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Dr Pepper Snapple Group has a market cap of $10.2 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are up 4.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

The Company's brand portfolio includes Dr Pepper, 7UP, Snapple, Mott's, Hawaiian Punch, Canada Dry, A&W, Sunkist, Pe afiel, Squirt and Clamato and is the third largest soft drinks producer in the U.S. with 15.6% of the market. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.24%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.6. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Dr Pepper Snapple Group a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Dr Pepper Snapple Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins, increase in stock price during the past year and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Dr Pepper Snapple Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Cummins (CMI) - FREE Research Report

Wall John C who is VP-Chief Technical Officer at Cummins sold 5,500 shares at $142.61 on Feb. 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP-Chief Technical Officer owned 24,059 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 18.61% with the 5,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $140.76, down $1.85, or 1.31% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cummins go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,427
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 15,427
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 45,627

The average volume for Cummins has been 1.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Cummins has a market cap of $26.8 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 1.51% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Cummins Inc. designs, manufactures, distributes, and services diesel and natural gas engines, and engine-related component products. It operates in four segments: Engine, Components, Power Generation, and Distribution. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.75%. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.1. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Cummins a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cummins as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, increase in stock price during the past year, increase in net income and good cash flow from operations. 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 Cummins Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Owens-Corning (OC) - FREE Research Report

Schmidt Kelly J. who is Vice President, Controller at Owens-Corning sold 2,300 shares at $44.56 on Feb. 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the Vice President, Controller owned 11,944 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 16.15% with the 2,300-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $44.21, down $0.35, or 0.79% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Owens-Corning go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 9,228

The average volume for Owens-Corning has been 1.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Owens-Corning has a market cap of $5.3 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 8.52% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Owens Corning produces and sells glass fiber reinforcements and other materials for composite systems; and residential and commercial building materials worldwide. It operates in two segments, Composites and Building Materials. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.44%. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.1. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Owens-Corning a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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

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