Insider Trading Alert - SNI, SLH And KNX 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:

Scripps Networks Interactive (SNI) - FREE Research Report

Estate of Robert P. Scripps, Jr. who is 10% Owner at Scripps Networks Interactive sold 280,000 shares at $78.66 on March 17, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 758,108 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 26.97% with the 280,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $80.98, up $2.32, or 2.86% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Scripps Networks Interactive go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1.3 million
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1.3 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1.3 million

The average volume for Scripps Networks Interactive has been 1.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Scripps Networks Interactive has a market cap of $9.2 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are down 5.23% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. develops lifestyle-oriented content for television and the Internet markets in the United States and internationally. It delivers content that focuses on specifically defined topics of interest for audiences and advertisers. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.98%. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.1. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Scripps Networks Interactive a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Scripps Networks Interactive 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, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Scripps Networks Interactive Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Solera Holdings (SLH) - FREE Research Report

Aquila Tony who is President, CEO at Solera Holdings sold 2,500 shares at $66.52 on March 17, 2014. Following this transaction, the President, CEO owned 307,936 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.81% with the 2,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $67.46, up $0.94, or 1.39% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Solera Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,553
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,553
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 25,826

The average volume for Solera Holdings has been 266,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Solera Holdings has a market cap of $4.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 4.03% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Solera Holdings, Inc. provides software and services to insurance companies, collision repair facilities, independent assessors, automotive recyclers, automotive dealers, and households in the United States and internationally. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1%. The company has a P/E ratio of 1697.8. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Solera Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Solera Holdings as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins and increase in stock price during the past year. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Solera Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Knight Transportation (KNX) - FREE Research Report

Knight L Randy who is Vice Chairman at Knight Transportation sold 29,200 shares at $22.54 on March 17, 2014. Following this transaction, the Vice Chairman owned 5.0 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.59% with the 29,200-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $22.31, down $0.23, or 1.04% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Knight Transportation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,992
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,992
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,992

The average volume for Knight Transportation has been 700,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Knight Transportation has a market cap of $1.8 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 21.37% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Knight Transportation, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a short to medium-haul truckload carrier of general commodities primarily in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Asset-Based and Non-Asset-Based. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.08%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.9. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Knight Transportation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Knight Transportation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and reasonable valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Knight Transportation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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