Insider Trading Alert - ETFC, DUK And HAL 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:

E*Trade Financial (ETFC) - FREE Research Report

Audette Matthew J who is EVP & Chief Financial Officer at E*Trade Financial sold 31,989 shares at $22.31 on March 4, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP & Chief Financial Officer owned 185,226 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.73% with the 31,989-share transaction.

Idzik Paul who is Chief Executive Officer at E*Trade Financial sold 46,493 shares at $22.30 on March 4, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 703,427 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.2% with the 46,493-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $23.10, up $0.80, or 3.46% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for E*Trade Financial go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,754
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,420
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,754
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 18,664
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,754
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 42,298

The average volume for E*Trade Financial has been 3.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. E*Trade Financial has a market cap of $6.3 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 11.86% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

E*TRADE Financial Corporation, a financial services company, provides online brokerage and related products and services primarily to individual retail investors under the E*TRADE Financial brand in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 75.8. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate E*Trade Financial a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates E*Trade Financial as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing. Get the full E*Trade Financial Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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