Insider Trading Alert - SEIC, CAKE And LNG Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, March 5, 2014, 233 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $57.59 to $85,937,500.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

SEI Investments Company (SEIC) - FREE Research Report

West Alfred P Jr who is 10% Owner at SEI Investments Company sold 25,000 shares at $34.05 on March 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 12.8 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.2% with the 25,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $33.87, down $0.18, or 0.53% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for SEI Investments Company go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 25,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 55,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 376,000

The average volume for SEI Investments Company has been 689,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. SEI Investments Company has a market cap of $5.8 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 2.25% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

SEI Investments Co. is a publicly owned investment manager. The firm provides wealth management and investment advisory services to its clients through its subsidiaries. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.3%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.7. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate SEI Investments Company a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates SEI Investments Company as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full SEI Investments Company Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Cheesecake Factory (CAKE) - FREE Research Report

Pittaway David Bruce who is Director at Cheesecake Factory bought 500 shares at $47.76 on March 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 9,722 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.42% with the 500-share transaction.

Gordon David M who is President at Cheesecake Factory sold 3,500 shares at $48.34 on March 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the President owned 4,537 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 43.55% with the 3,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $48.27, down $0.07, or 0.14% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cheesecake Factory go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 515
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 515
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,894
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 515
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,894

The average volume for Cheesecake Factory has been 733,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Cheesecake Factory has a market cap of $2.5 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 0.12% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated owns and operates casual dining and full-service restaurants. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.16%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.0. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Cheesecake Factory a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 15 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cheesecake Factory as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, reasonable valuation levels, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Cheesecake Factory Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Cheniere Energy (LNG) - FREE Research Report

Souki Charif who is Chairman, CEO & President at Cheniere Energy sold 30,000 shares at $49.18 on March 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chairman, CEO & President owned 6.4 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.47% with the 30,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $52.17, up $2.99, or 5.73% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cheniere Energy go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 32,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 802,650
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1.0 million

The average volume for Cheniere Energy has been 3.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Cheniere Energy has a market cap of $12.2 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 18.67% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Cheniere Energy, Inc., an energy company, is engaged in the liquefied natural gas (LNG) related business. It operates through two segments, LNG Terminal Business, and LNG and Natural Gas Marketing Business. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Cheniere Energy a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cheniere Energy as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance and growth in earnings per share. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity and generally higher debt management risk. Get the full Cheniere Energy Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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