Insider Trading Alert - PFPT, WLL And SBAC Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, March 4, 2014, 177 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $2,320.24 to $419,318,750.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Proofpoint (PFPT) - FREE Research Report

Feiber Jonathan D who is Director at Proofpoint sold 5,103 shares at $41.25 on March 4, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 1,699 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 75.02% with the 5,103-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $43.95, up $2.70, or 6.14% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Proofpoint go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 30,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 90,239
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 177,352

The average volume for Proofpoint has been 514,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Proofpoint has a market cap of $1.5 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 24.83% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Proofpoint, Inc. provides threat protection, regulatory compliance, archiving and governance, and secure communication solutions worldwide. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Proofpoint a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Proofpoint as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, generally high debt management risk and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full Proofpoint Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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