Insider Trading Alert - TER, SHOO And AMBA 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:

Teradyne (TER) - FREE Research Report

Bradley Michael A who is Director at Teradyne sold 40,000 shares at $20.45 on March 4, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 360,468 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 9.99% with the 40,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $19.96, down $0.48, or 2.43% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Teradyne go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 123,204
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 166,032
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 166,032

The average volume for Teradyne has been 3.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Teradyne has a market cap of $3.9 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 13.11% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Teradyne, Inc. provides automatic test equipment worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Semiconductor Test, Systems Test Group, and Wireless Test. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.2%. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.5. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Teradyne a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Teradyne as a buy. 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, increase in stock price during the past year, increase in net income and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Teradyne Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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