Insider Trading Alert - IT, CLB And ALTR Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, March 6, 2014, 101 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $393.74 to $268,715,620.68.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Gartner (IT) - FREE Research Report

Kranich Robin B who is SVP, Human Resource at Gartner sold 4,162 shares at $70.08 on March 6, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP, Human Resource owned 33,568 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.03% with the 4,162-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $72.39, up $2.31, or 3.19% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Gartner go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,384
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 6,384
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 208,000

The average volume for Gartner has been 478,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Gartner has a market cap of $6.6 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 0.62% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Gartner, Inc. provides independent and objective research and analysis on information technology (IT), computer hardware, software, communications, and related technology industries. The company has a P/E ratio of 37.0. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Gartner a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Gartner 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, growth in earnings per share, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Gartner Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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