Insider Trading Alert - EOG, AFOP And TRLA Traded By Insiders

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Friday, April 4, 2014, 72 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1.09 to $204,292,816.11.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

EOG Resources (EOG) - FREE Research Report

Donaldson Michael P who is VP, General Counsel & Corp Sec at EOG Resources sold 3,000 shares at $101.00 on April 4, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP, General Counsel & Corp Sec owned 56,379 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.05% with the 3,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $99.15, down $1.85, or 1.87% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for EOG Resources go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 11,991
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 11,991

The average volume for EOG Resources has been 4.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. EOG Resources has a market cap of $55.0 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 18.89% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

EOG Resources, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, explores for, develops, produces, and markets crude oil and natural gas. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.53%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.5. Currently there are 22 analysts that rate EOG Resources a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates EOG Resources 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, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full EOG Resources Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Alliance Fiber Optic Products (AFOP) - FREE Research Report

Hubbard David A who is Exec Vice Pres, Sales and Mktg at Alliance Fiber Optic Products sold 30,000 shares at $17.03 on April 4, 2014. Following this transaction, the Exec Vice Pres, Sales and Mktg owned 70,954 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 29.72% with the 30,000-share transaction.

Ho Anita K who is Acting CFO at Alliance Fiber Optic Products sold 5,954 shares at $16.80 on April 4, 2014. Following this transaction, the Acting CFO owned 7,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 45.96% with the 5,954-share transaction.

Sun Ray Rei-Kung who is Director at Alliance Fiber Optic Products sold 6,000 shares at $16.80 on April 4, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 5,500 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 52.17% with the 6,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $15.76, down $1.04, or 6.6% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Alliance Fiber Optic Products go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 17,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 56,860

The average volume for Alliance Fiber Optic Products has been 609,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Alliance Fiber Optic Products has a market cap of $311.1 million and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 7.97% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Alliance Fiber Optic Products, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets various fiber optic components and integrated modules for communications equipment manufacturers and service providers in North America, Europe, and Asia. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.01%. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.5. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Alliance Fiber Optic Products a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Alliance Fiber Optic Products 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, notable return on equity, 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 Alliance Fiber Optic Products Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Trulia (TRLA) - FREE Research Report

Inkinen Sami who is Director at Trulia sold 8,750 shares at $35.99 on April 4, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 774,803 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.12% with the 8,750-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $33.79, down $2.20, or 6.51% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Trulia go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 64,148
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 258,323
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 475,458

The average volume for Trulia has been 1.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Trulia has a market cap of $1.3 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are down 4.14% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Trulia, Inc. provides tools to research homes and neighborhoods for consumers through Web and mobile applications. The company, through its tools, also enables real estate professionals to market their listings. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Trulia a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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

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