Insider Trading Alert - PM, LQDT And ELLI Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Feb. 24, 2014, 153 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $614.00 to $8,867,579,754,879.72.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Philip Morris International (PM) - FREE Research Report

Marchionne Sergio who is Director at Philip Morris International bought 1,000 shares at $79.70 on Feb. 24, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 53,687 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.9% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $79.89, up $0.19, or 0.24% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Philip Morris International go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 60,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 60,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 86,775

The average volume for Philip Morris International has been 5.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Philip Morris International has a market cap of $126.5 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and tobacco industry. Shares are down 9.14% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Philip Morris International Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells cigarettes and other tobacco products. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.76%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.0. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Philip Morris International a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Philip Morris International as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and deteriorating net income. Get the full Philip Morris International Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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