Insider Trading Alert - WRI, TRMB And APO Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, March 10, 2014, 109 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $50.96 to $374,999,999.94.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Weingarten Realty Investors (WRI) - FREE Research Report

Cruikshank Robert J who is Director at Weingarten Realty Investors sold 3,500 shares at $30.21 on March 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 19,374 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 15.3% with the 3,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $29.80, down $0.41, or 1.37% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Weingarten Realty Investors go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,357
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 6,357
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 8,355

The average volume for Weingarten Realty Investors has been 814,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Weingarten Realty Investors has a market cap of $3.7 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 9.77% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Weingarten Realty Investors is a publically owned equity real estate investment trust. The firm invests in the real estate markets of United States. The firm engages in ownership, management, acquisition, development and redevelopment. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.26%. The company has a P/E ratio of 39.7. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Weingarten Realty Investors a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Weingarten Realty Investors as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Weingarten Realty Investors Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Trimble Navigation (TRMB) - FREE Research Report

Berglund Steven W who is President & CEO at Trimble Navigation sold 9,000 shares at $39.50 on March 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the President & CEO owned 166,060 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.14% with the 9,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $39.26, down $0.24, or 0.6% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Trimble Navigation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 39,622
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,913
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 39,622
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,913
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 61,640

The average volume for Trimble Navigation has been 1.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Trimble Navigation has a market cap of $10.4 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 15.16% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Trimble Navigation Limited designs and distributes positioning products and applications enabled by global positioning system (GPS), optical, laser, and wireless communications technology. The company has a P/E ratio of 47.6. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Trimble Navigation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Trimble Navigation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Trimble Navigation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Apollo Global Management (APO) - FREE Research Report

Krongard A B who is Director at Apollo Global Management bought 1,500 shares at $33.19 on March 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 202,543 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.75% with the 1,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $32.50, down $0.69, or 2.12% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Apollo Global Management go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 900
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 95,819
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 900
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 95,819
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 900
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 95,819

The average volume for Apollo Global Management has been 988,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Apollo Global Management has a market cap of $4.9 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 5.09% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Apollo Global Management, LLC is a publicly owned investment manager. It primarily provides its services to endowment and sovereign wealth funds, as well as other institutional and individual investors. The firm manages client focused portfolios. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 11.98%. The company has a P/E ratio of 8.2. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Apollo Global Management a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Apollo Global Management as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its unimpressive growth in net income and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full Apollo Global Management Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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