Insider Trading Alert - MXIM, EXP And CBSH 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:

Maxim Integrated Products (MXIM) - FREE Research Report

Sangalli Walter who is VP of WW Sales & Marketing at Maxim Integrated Products sold 3,696 shares at $31.10 on Feb. 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP of WW Sales & Marketing owned 110,683 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.23% with the 3,696-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $31.23, up $0.13, or 0.42% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Maxim Integrated Products go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 24,475
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 29,475
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 54,475

The average volume for Maxim Integrated Products has been 3.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Maxim Integrated Products has a market cap of $8.8 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 11.51% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and markets various linear and mixed-signal integrated circuits worldwide. The company also provides a range of high-frequency process technologies and capabilities for use in custom designs. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.34%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.2. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Maxim Integrated Products a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 11 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Maxim Integrated Products as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Maxim Integrated Products Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Eagle Materials (EXP) - FREE Research Report

Essl Gerald J who is Executive Vice President at Eagle Materials sold 7,518 shares at $84.76 on Feb. 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 42,252 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 15.11% with the 7,518-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $84.58, down $0.18, or 0.22% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Eagle Materials go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares sold: 7,108

The average volume for Eagle Materials has been 651,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Eagle Materials has a market cap of $4.3 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Eagle Materials Inc. manufactures and distributes building products used in residential, industrial, commercial, and infrastructure construction in the United States. The company operates in four segments: Cement, Gypsum Wallboard, Recycled Paperboard, and Concrete and Aggregates. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.47%. The company has a P/E ratio of 39.0. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Eagle Materials a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Eagle Materials 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. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Eagle Materials Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Commerce (CBSH) - FREE Research Report

Kemper David W who is Chairman of the Board, CEO at Commerce sold 3,100 shares at $43.95 on Feb. 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chairman of the Board, CEO owned 1.2 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.25% with the 3,100-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $42.88, down $1.07, or 2.5% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Commerce go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 9,692
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 12,292
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 17,108

The average volume for Commerce has been 366,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Commerce has a market cap of $4.2 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are down 1.98% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Bank holding company with primary operations in Missouri, Kansas, Illinois, and Nebraska. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.04%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.2. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Commerce a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Commerce as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins, increase in stock price during the past year and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Commerce Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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