Insider Trading Alert - INFN, MAR And EQIX Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Feb. 26, 2014, 172 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $41.00 to $204,930,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Infinera Corporation (INFN) - FREE Research Report

Brennan Ita M who is Chief Financial Officer at Infinera Corporation sold 30,000 shares at $8.50 on Feb. 26, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 102,687 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 22.61% with the 30,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $8.38, down $0.12, or 1.49% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Infinera Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 25,333
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 25,333
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 37,833

The average volume for Infinera Corporation has been 1.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Infinera Corporation has a market cap of $1.0 billion and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are down 14.72% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Infinera Corporation provides optical networking equipment, software, and services to communications service providers, Internet content providers, cable operators, and subsea network operators worldwide. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Infinera Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Infinera Corporation as a hold. 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 and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing. Get the full Infinera Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Marriott International (MAR) - FREE Research Report

Marriott J W Jr who is Chairman of the Board at Marriott International sold 40,069 shares at $53.48 on Feb. 26, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chairman of the Board owned 120,207 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 25% with the 40,069-share transaction.

Marriott Richard E who is 10% Owner at Marriott International sold 40,069 shares at $53.48 on Feb. 26, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 112,205 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 26.31% with the 40,069-share transaction.

Mccarthy Robert who is Evp & Coo at Marriott International sold 19,257 shares at $53.57 on Feb. 26, 2014. Following this transaction, the Evp & Coo owned 29,197 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 39.74% with the 19,257-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $53.65, up $0.08, or 0.15% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Marriott International go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,968
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 56,449
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 145,577

The average volume for Marriott International has been 2.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Marriott International has a market cap of $15.9 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 8.29% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Marriott International, Inc. operates, franchises, and licenses hotels and timeshare properties worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.26%. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.9. Currently there are 14 analysts that rate Marriott International a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Marriott International as a buy. Among the primary strengths of the company is its solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Marriott International Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Equinix (EQIX) - FREE Research Report

Smith Stephen M who is CEO & President at Equinix sold 5,000 shares at $188.96 on Feb. 26, 2014. Following this transaction, the CEO & President owned 31,960 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 13.53% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $191.66, up $2.70, or 1.41% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Equinix go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares sold: 30,000

The average volume for Equinix has been 934,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Equinix has a market cap of $9.4 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are up 7.07% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Equinix, Inc. provides data center services to protect and connect the information assets for the enterprises, financial services companies, and content and network providers primarily in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia-Pacific. The company has a P/E ratio of 99.7. Currently there are 11 analysts that rate Equinix a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Equinix as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins, 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 Equinix Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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