Insider Trading Alert - MCHP, ARE And IBKR 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:

Microchip Technology (MCHP) - FREE Research Report

Sanghi Steve who is President, CEO, Chairman at Microchip Technology sold 28,212 shares at $45.28 on Feb. 24, 2014. Following this transaction, the President, CEO, Chairman owned 5.0 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.57% with the 28,212-share transaction.

Little Mitchell R who is VP, WW Sales and Appns. at Microchip Technology sold 3,016 shares at $45.25 on Feb. 24, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP, WW Sales and Appns. owned 7,520 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 28.63% with the 3,016-share transaction.

Simoncic Richard J who is VP, Analog and Intrfc Prod Div at Microchip Technology sold 2,847 shares at $45.25 on Feb. 24, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP, Analog and Intrfc Prod Div owned 91,545 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.02% with the 2,847-share transaction.

Drehobl Stephen V who is VP, MCU8 Division at Microchip Technology sold 3,578 shares at $45.25 on Feb. 24, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP, MCU8 Division owned 11,831 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 23.22% with the 3,578-share transaction.

Bjornholt James Eric who is VP and CFO at Microchip Technology sold 1,994 shares at $45.25 on Feb. 24, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP and CFO owned 11,517 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.76% with the 1,994-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $44.98, down $0.27, or 0.6% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Microchip Technology go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,721
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,721
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 8,315

The average volume for Microchip Technology has been 2.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Microchip Technology has a market cap of $9.0 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 1.16% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Microchip Technology Incorporated engages in developing, manufacturing, and selling semiconductor products for embedded control applications. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.14%. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.3. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Microchip Technology a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Microchip Technology as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Microchip Technology Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE) - FREE Research Report

Richardson James H who is Director at Alexandria Real Estate Equities sold 2,500 shares at $71.90 on Feb. 24, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 110,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.22% with the 2,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $73.10, up $1.20, or 1.64% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Alexandria Real Estate Equities go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 24,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 41,500

The average volume for Alexandria Real Estate Equities has been 495,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Alexandria Real Estate Equities has a market cap of $5.2 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 13.71% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc., a real estate investment trust (REIT), engages in the ownership, operation, management, development, acquisition, and redevelopment of properties for the life sciences industry. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.73%. The company has a P/E ratio of 45.9. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Alexandria Real Estate Equities a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Alexandria Real Estate Equities as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, notable return on equity and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Alexandria Real Estate Equities Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Interactive Brokers Group (IBKR) - FREE Research Report

Nemser Earl H who is Vice Chairman at Interactive Brokers Group sold 15,475 shares at $21.77 on Feb. 24, 2014. Following this transaction, the Vice Chairman owned 562 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 96.5% with the 15,475-share transaction.

Brody Paul Jonathan who is Chief Financial Officer at Interactive Brokers Group sold 8,604 shares at $21.77 on Feb. 24, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 311 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 96.51% with the 8,604-share transaction.

Galik Milan who is SVP Software Development at Interactive Brokers Group sold 1,800 shares at $21.68 on Feb. 24, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP Software Development owned 813,917 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.22% with the 1,800-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $22.31, up $0.63, or 2.8% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Interactive Brokers Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 11,800
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 48,800
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 106,800

The average volume for Interactive Brokers Group has been 559,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Interactive Brokers Group has a market cap of $1.1 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 8.5% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. operates as an automated electronic broker and market maker. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.82%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.5. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Interactive Brokers Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Interactive Brokers Group as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, revenue growth and reasonable valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, generally higher debt management risk and disappointing return on equity. Get the full Interactive Brokers Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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