Insider Trading Alert - LSTR, SIX And TIF Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, March 18, 2014, 135 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $235.22 to $501,676,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Landstar System (LSTR) - FREE Research Report

Gerkens Henry H who is Chairman & CEO at Landstar System sold 32,909 shares at $60.66 on March 18, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chairman & CEO owned 50,069 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 39.66% with the 32,909-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $59.98, down $0.68, or 1.14% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Landstar System go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 30,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 30,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 30,000

The average volume for Landstar System has been 399,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Landstar System has a market cap of $2.7 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 4.46% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Landstar System, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides integrated transportation management solutions in the United States and internationally. It operates in two segments, Transportation Logistics and Insurance. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.4%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.6. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Landstar System a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 11 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Landstar System as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, good cash flow from operations and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Landstar System Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Six Flags Entertainment (SIX) - FREE Research Report

Reid-Anderson James who is Chairman, President & CEO at Six Flags Entertainment sold 195,000 shares at $42.65 on March 18, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chairman, President & CEO owned 3.6 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.16% with the 195,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $42.51, down $0.14, or 0.32% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Six Flags Entertainment go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 5,000

The average volume for Six Flags Entertainment has been 770,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Six Flags Entertainment has a market cap of $4.0 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 16% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Six Flags Entertainment Corporation owns and operates regional theme, water, and zoological parks. The company's parks offer various thrill rides, water attractions, themed areas, concerts and shows, restaurants, game venues, and retail outlets. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.43%. The company has a P/E ratio of 36.3. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Six Flags Entertainment a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Six Flags Entertainment as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins, solid stock price performance and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Six Flags Entertainment Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Tiffany (TIF) - FREE Research Report

Hart Andrew W. who is Senior Vice President at Tiffany sold 209 shares at $92.31 on March 18, 2014. Following this transaction, the Senior Vice President owned 3,499 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.64% with the 209-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $92.83, up $0.52, or 0.56% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Tiffany go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,007

The average volume for Tiffany has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Tiffany has a market cap of $11.8 billion and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are down 0.12% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Tiffany & Co., through its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and retails jewelry worldwide. The company operates through Americas, Asia-Pacific, Japan, Europe, and Other segments. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.47%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.6. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Tiffany a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 11 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Tiffany 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, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Tiffany Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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