Insider Trading Alert - NXST, WETF And CSOD Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, March 17, 2014, 130 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $559.00 to $22,026,172.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Nexstar Broadcasting Group (NXST) - FREE Research Report

Pompadur Martin who is Director at Nexstar Broadcasting Group sold 3,730 shares at $36.26 on March 17, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 1,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 78.86% with the 3,730-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $39.77, up $3.51, or 8.83% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Nexstar Broadcasting Group go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares sold: 5,000

The average volume for Nexstar Broadcasting Group has been 639,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Nexstar Broadcasting Group has a market cap of $1.3 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are down 24.74% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc., a television broadcasting and digital media company, focuses on the acquisition, development, and operation of television stations and interactive community Websites in medium-sized markets in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.43%. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Nexstar Broadcasting Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Nexstar Broadcasting Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Nexstar Broadcasting Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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WisdomTree Investments (WETF) - FREE Research Report

Steinhardt Michael H who is Director at WisdomTree Investments sold 11,000 shares at $15.35 on March 17, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 183,900 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.64% with the 11,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $15.41, up $0.06, or 0.39% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for WisdomTree Investments go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 873,800
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 873,800
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1.5 million

The average volume for WisdomTree Investments has been 2.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. WisdomTree Investments has a market cap of $2.1 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 9.99% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

WisdomTree Investments, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an exchange-traded funds (ETFs) sponsor and asset manager. It offers ETFs in equities, currency, fixed income, and alternatives asset classes. The company has a P/E ratio of 43.1. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate WisdomTree Investments a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates WisdomTree Investments as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations and impressive record of earnings per share growth. 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 WisdomTree Investments Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Cornerstone OnDemand (CSOD) - FREE Research Report

Miller Adam L who is President & CEO at Cornerstone OnDemand sold 45,200 shares at $55.89 on March 17, 2014. Following this transaction, the President & CEO owned 3.6 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.23% with the 45,200-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $57.14, up $1.25, or 2.19% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cornerstone OnDemand go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 45,200
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 101,400
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 223,200

The average volume for Cornerstone OnDemand has been 513,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Cornerstone OnDemand has a market cap of $3.1 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 8.98% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc. provides cloud-based talent management solutions delivered as software-as-a-service. It offers four integrated clouds for recruiting, learning management, performance management, and extended enterprise. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Cornerstone OnDemand a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cornerstone OnDemand as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, generally high debt management risk and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full Cornerstone OnDemand Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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