Insider Trading Alert - RTN, ATHN And RKUS Traded By Insiders

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Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, 123 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $98.40 to $9,872,759.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Raytheon Company (RTN) - FREE Research Report

Clark Vernon E who is Director at Raytheon Company sold 1,576 shares at $96.44 on Feb. 21, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 7,488 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 17.39% with the 1,576-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $99.08, up $2.64, or 2.66% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Raytheon Company go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,731
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 20,214
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 55,443

The average volume for Raytheon Company has been 2.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Raytheon Company has a market cap of $30.3 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and aerospace/defense industry. Shares are up 6.5% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Raytheon Company develops integrated products, services, and solutions in the areas of sensing; effects; command, control, communications, and intelligence; mission support; and cyber and information security worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.28%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.2. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Raytheon Company a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Raytheon Company as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations, 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 Raytheon Company Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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