Insider Trading Alert - UNP, FLT And ESRX Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, March 13, 2014, 133 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $83.06 to $209,607,265.20.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Union Pacific (UNP) - FREE Research Report

Duren Diane K who is Evp & Corporate Secretary at Union Pacific sold 3,055 shares at $186.50 on March 13, 2014. Following this transaction, the Evp & Corporate Secretary owned 65,705 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.44% with the 3,055-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $186.22, down $0.28, or 0.15% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Union Pacific go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,166
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,418
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 17,580

The average volume for Union Pacific has been 2.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Union Pacific has a market cap of $84.6 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 11.65% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Union Pacific Corporation, through its subsidiary, Union Pacific Railroad Company, provides rail transportation services in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.96%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.7. Currently there are 15 analysts that rate Union Pacific a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Union Pacific as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, notable return on equity and expanding profit margins. 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 Union Pacific Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Fleetcor Technologies (FLT) - FREE Research Report

Macchia Richard who is Director at Fleetcor Technologies sold 500 shares at $121.05 on March 13, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 11,876 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.04% with the 500-share transaction.

Blazye Andrew who is CEO, Europe at Fleetcor Technologies sold 5,000 shares at $123.60 on March 13, 2014. Following this transaction, the CEO, Europe owned 14,775 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 25.28% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $124.07, up $0.47, or 0.38% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Fleetcor Technologies go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 115,577
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 221,062
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 272,562

The average volume for Fleetcor Technologies has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Fleetcor Technologies has a market cap of $10.4 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 7.99% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

FleetCor Technologies, Inc. provides fuel cards and workforce payment products and services to businesses, commercial fleets, oil companies, petroleum marketers, and government entities in North America, Latin America, and Europe. The company has a P/E ratio of 37.7. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Fleetcor Technologies a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Fleetcor Technologies as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, good cash flow from operations 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 Fleetcor Technologies Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Express Scripts (ESRX) - FREE Research Report

Norton David A who is Senior VP, Supply Chain at Express Scripts sold 3,160 shares at $79.15 on March 13, 2014. Following this transaction, the Senior VP, Supply Chain owned 630 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 83.38% with the 3,160-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $78.64, down $0.51, or 0.65% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Express Scripts go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 77,698
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 77,698
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 155,107

The average volume for Express Scripts has been 4.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Express Scripts has a market cap of $60.6 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 11.18% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Express Scripts Holding Company provides a range of pharmacy benefit management (PBM) services primarily in the United States and Canada. The company offers healthcare management and administration services on behalf of its clients. The company has a P/E ratio of 33.8. Currently there are 15 analysts that rate Express Scripts a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Express Scripts as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its good cash flow from operations, growth in earnings per share, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, solid stock price performance and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Express Scripts Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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