Insider Trading Alert - RGR, BAS And GWRE Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, March 24, 2014, 82 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $820.00 to $144,690,560.42.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Sturm Ruger & Company (RGR) - FREE Research Report

Maynard Steven M who is VP of Lean Business Dev. at Sturm Ruger & Company sold 9,465 shares at $63.09 on March 24, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP of Lean Business Dev. owned 2,635 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 78.22% with the 9,465-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $63.73, up $0.64, or 1% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Sturm Ruger & Company go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 30,737

The average volume for Sturm Ruger & Company has been 436,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Sturm Ruger & Company has a market cap of $1.2 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and aerospace/defense industry. Shares are down 13.46% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells firearms in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.45%. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.2. Currently there are no analysts that rate Sturm Ruger & Company a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Sturm Ruger & Company as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, increase in stock price during the past year, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Sturm Ruger & Company Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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