Insider Trading Alert - VRSN, TUP And CYBX 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:

VeriSign (VRSN) - FREE Research Report

Goshorn Richard H who is SVP, GC and Secretary at VeriSign sold 7,832 shares at $56.01 on March 6, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP, GC and Secretary owned 85,528 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.39% with the 7,832-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $56.18, up $0.17, or 0.3% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for VeriSign go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 333
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 999
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 999

The average volume for VeriSign has been 1.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. VeriSign has a market cap of $7.5 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are down 5.96% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

VeriSign, Inc. provides Internet infrastructure services to various networks worldwide. The company offers domain name registry services that operate the authoritative directory of .com, .net, .cc, .tv, and .name domains, as well as the back-end systems for various.gov, .jobs, and .edu domains. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.1. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate VeriSign a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates VeriSign as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, expanding profit margins and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full VeriSign Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Tupperware Brands Corporation (TUP) - FREE Research Report

Roehlk Thomas M who is EVP, Chief Legal Officer & Sec at Tupperware Brands Corporation sold 500 shares at $80.26 on March 6, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP, Chief Legal Officer & Sec owned 47,575 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.04% with the 500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $80.83, up $0.57, or 0.71% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Tupperware Brands Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 17,246
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 35,746
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 46,746

The average volume for Tupperware Brands Corporation has been 652,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Tupperware Brands Corporation has a market cap of $4.0 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are down 15.13% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Tupperware Brands Corporation operates as a direct seller of various products across a range of brands and categories through an independent sales force worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.39%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.5. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Tupperware Brands Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Tupperware Brands Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, revenue growth, notable return on equity, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Tupperware Brands Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Cyberonics (CYBX) - FREE Research Report

Moore Daniel Jeffrey who is President & CEO at Cyberonics sold 4,750 shares at $69.59 on March 6, 2014. Following this transaction, the President & CEO owned 31,640 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 13.05% with the 4,750-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $67.51, down $2.08, or 3.07% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cyberonics go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 11,895
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 30,895
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 66,411

The average volume for Cyberonics has been 251,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Cyberonics has a market cap of $1.8 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 4.69% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Cyberonics, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, development, marketing, and sale of implantable medical devices to hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers. The company has a P/E ratio of 39.4. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Cyberonics a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cyberonics 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, increase in net income and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full Cyberonics Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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