Insider Trading Alert - XEC, LAD And K 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:

Cimarex Energy Company (XEC) - FREE Research Report

Albi Joseph R who is Executive VP, COO at Cimarex Energy Company sold 2,250 shares at $111.85 on March 14, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive VP, COO owned 74,987 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.91% with the 2,250-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $113.66, up $1.81, or 1.59% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cimarex Energy Company go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 24,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 43,067
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 45,567

The average volume for Cimarex Energy Company has been 1.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Cimarex Energy Company has a market cap of $9.8 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 6.84% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Cimarex Energy Co. operates as an independent oil and gas exploration and production company primarily in Texas, Oklahoma, and New Mexico. The company owns interests in 4,160 net productive oil and gas wells. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.57%. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.3. Currently there are 13 analysts that rate Cimarex Energy Company a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cimarex Energy Company as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations and compelling growth in net income. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Cimarex Energy Company Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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