Insider Trading Alert - ETN, PCG And CRL Traded By Insiders

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Friday, March 7, 2014, 162 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $252.67 to $79,694,022.59.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Eaton Corporation (ETN) - FREE Research Report

Critelli Michael J who is Director at Eaton Corporation sold 15,000 shares at $75.26 on March 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 83,566 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 15.22% with the 15,000-share transaction.

Cutler Alexander M who is See Remarks below. at Eaton Corporation sold 29,280 shares at $75.55 on March 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the See Remarks below. owned 521,224 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.32% with the 29,280-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $75.14, down $0.41, or 0.55% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Eaton Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 21,667
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 21,667
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 24,467

The average volume for Eaton Corporation has been 3.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Eaton Corporation has a market cap of $35.8 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are down 1.02% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Eaton Corporation plc operates as a diversified power management company worldwide. The company operates through Electrical Americas, Electrical Rest of World, Cooper, Hydraulics, Aerospace, Truck, and Automotive segments. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.6%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.3. Currently there are 13 analysts that rate Eaton Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Eaton Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, increase in stock price during the past year, growth in earnings per share and compelling growth in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Eaton Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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PG&E (PCG) - FREE Research Report

Johns Christopher P who is Pres. Pacific Gas and Electric at PG&E sold 16,631 shares at $42.84 on March 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the Pres. Pacific Gas and Electric owned 19,155 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 46.47% with the 16,631-share transaction.

Harvey Kent M who is Svp & Cfo at PG&E sold 10,613 shares at $43.24 on March 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the Svp & Cfo owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 10,613-share transaction.

Mistry Dinyar B who is VP and Controller at PG&E sold 2,487 shares at $43.24 on March 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP and Controller owned 11,762 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 17.45% with the 2,487-share transaction.

Simon John R who is SVP-Human Resources at PG&E sold 1,746 shares at $43.24 on March 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP-Human Resources owned 6,602 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 20.92% with the 1,746-share transaction.

Park Hyun who is SVP and General Counsel at PG&E sold 3,322 shares at $43.24 on March 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP and General Counsel owned 35,752 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.5% with the 3,322-share transaction.

Pruett Greg S who is SVP, Corporate Affairs at PG&E sold 3,554 shares at $43.24 on March 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP, Corporate Affairs owned 24,602 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.62% with the 3,554-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $42.70, down $0.54, or 1.26% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for PG&E has been 2.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. PG&E has a market cap of $19.6 billion and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are up 6.13% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

PG&E Corporation, through its subsidiary, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, transmits, delivers, and sells electricity and natural gas to customers primarily in northern and central California. It serves approximately 15 million customers. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.26%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.4. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate PG&E a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates PG&E as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full PG&E Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Charles River Laboratories International In (CRL) - FREE Research Report

Gillett Nancy who is Corporate Executive VP at Charles River Laboratories International In sold 10,110 shares at $58.36 on March 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the Corporate Executive VP owned 38,515 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 20.79% with the 10,110-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $57.67, down $0.69, or 1.19% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Charles River Laboratories International In go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 87,476
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 90,626
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 113,524

The average volume for Charles River Laboratories International In has been 544,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Charles River Laboratories International In has a market cap of $2.8 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 9.65% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Charles River Laboratories International, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides research models and associated services, and outsourced preclinical services to accelerate the drug discovery and development process. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.1. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Charles River Laboratories International In a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Charles River Laboratories International In as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, expanding profit margins and increase in net income. 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 Charles River Laboratories International In Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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