Insider Trading Alert - LNKD, AVGO And SCI 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:

LinkedIn (LNKD) - FREE Research Report

Sze David L who is Director at LinkedIn sold 6,250 shares at $202.12 on March 4, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 135,688 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.4% with the 6,250-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $206.57, up $4.45, or 2.16% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for LinkedIn go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 22,609
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 47,609
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 95,696

The average volume for LinkedIn has been 2.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. LinkedIn has a market cap of $20.9 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are down 7.09% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

LinkedIn Corporation operates an online professional network. The company has a P/E ratio of 875.9. Currently there are 20 analysts that rate LinkedIn a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 12 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates LinkedIn as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its unimpressive growth in net income and disappointing return on equity. Get the full LinkedIn Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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