Insider Trading Alert - KEX, DORM And CNO Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, March 14, 2014, 135 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $39.62 to $83,032,124.16.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Kirby (KEX) - FREE Research Report

Waterman William M. who is Director at Kirby sold 79,793 shares at $103.67 on March 14, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 18,014 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 81.58% with the 79,793-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $104.37, up $0.70, or 0.67% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Kirby go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 58,624
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 118,849
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 126,322

The average volume for Kirby has been 422,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Kirby has a market cap of $5.9 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 5.07% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Kirby Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides marine transportation and diesel engine services primarily in the United States. Its Marine Transportation segment provides transportation services for the inland and coastal markets. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.5. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Kirby a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Kirby 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, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Kirby Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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