Insider Trading Alert - SZYM, MSCC And FL Traded By Insiders

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Friday, March 28, 2014, 73 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $105.75 to $179,310,826.89.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Solazyme (SZYM) - FREE Research Report

Fiddler Jerry who is Director at Solazyme sold 9,000 shares at $11.96 on March 28, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 2.5 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.35% with the 9,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $11.26, down $0.70, or 6.23% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Solazyme go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 49,375
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 70,614
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 101,614

The average volume for Solazyme has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Solazyme has a market cap of $792.3 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 2.94% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Solazyme, Inc. manufactures and sells renewable oils and other bioproducts. Its proprietary technology transforms a range of plant-based sugars into triglyceride oils and other bioproducts. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Solazyme a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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

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