Insider Trading Alert - IDA, SGY And ODP Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, March 12, 2014, 136 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $100.01 to $1,795,652,303.10.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Idacorp (IDA) - FREE Research Report

Grow Lisa A who is Sr. VP - Power Supply at Idacorp sold 1,300 shares at $54.97 on March 12, 2014. Following this transaction, the Sr. VP - Power Supply owned 22,323 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.5% with the 1,300-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $55.27, up $0.30, or 0.55% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Idacorp go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,007
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,007
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,007

The average volume for Idacorp has been 373,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Idacorp has a market cap of $2.8 billion and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are up 6.89% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

IDACORP, Inc., through its subsidiary, Idaho Power Company, is engaged in the generation, transmission, distribution, purchase, and sale of electric energy in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.1%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.2. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Idacorp a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Idacorp as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, increase in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Idacorp Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Stone Energy Corporation (SGY) - FREE Research Report

Taylor Phyllis M. who is Director at Stone Energy Corporation bought 7,000 shares at $34.51 on March 12, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 37,195 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 23.18% with the 7,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $35.63, up $1.12, or 3.13% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Stone Energy Corporation go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares sold: 500

The average volume for Stone Energy Corporation has been 737,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Stone Energy Corporation has a market cap of $1.8 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 5.96% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Stone Energy Corporation, an independent oil and natural gas company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, exploitation, development, and operation of oil and gas properties in the Gulf of Mexico and the Appalachia region. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.5. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Stone Energy Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Stone Energy Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat weak growth in earnings per share. Get the full Stone Energy Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Office Depot (ODP) - FREE Research Report

Smith Roland who is Chairman & CEO at Office Depot bought 50,000 shares at $4.61 on March 12, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chairman & CEO owned 1.2 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.17% with the 50,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $4.61, down $0.00, or 0.06% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Office Depot go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 10,870
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 32,977
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,870
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 111,541
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 46,457
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 347,212

The average volume for Office Depot has been 10.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Office Depot has a market cap of $2.5 billion and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are down 12.48% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Office Depot, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, supplies office products and services. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Office Depot a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Office Depot as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in stock price during the past year and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income, poor profit margins and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Office Depot Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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