Insider Trading Alert - TAP, K And AXE Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, April 8, 2014, 48 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $150.00 to $9,683,280.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Molson Coors Brewing Company (TAP) - FREE Research Report

Anand Krishnan who is Pres & CEO Molson Coors Int'l at Molson Coors Brewing Company sold 3,087 shares at $60.00 on April 8, 2014. Following this transaction, the Pres & CEO Molson Coors Int'l owned 35,109 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.08% with the 3,087-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $59.28, down $0.72, or 1.21% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Molson Coors Brewing Company go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 84,539
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 138,853
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 152,664

The average volume for Molson Coors Brewing Company has been 1.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Molson Coors Brewing Company has a market cap of $9.5 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are up 5.47% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Molson Coors Brewing Company manufactures and sells beer and other beverage products. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.54%. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.9. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Molson Coors Brewing Company a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Molson Coors Brewing Company as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, expanding profit margins, increase in stock price during the past year and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Molson Coors Brewing Company Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Kellogg Company (K) - FREE Research Report

Kellogg W K Foundation Trust who is 10% Owner at Kellogg Company sold 150,000 shares at $64.56 on April 8, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 73.1 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.2% with the 150,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $65.66, up $1.10, or 1.68% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Kellogg Company go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 256,800
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 256,800
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 526,800

The average volume for Kellogg Company has been 2.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Kellogg Company has a market cap of $23.4 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are up 5.39% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Kellogg Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets ready-to-eat cereal and convenience food products primarily in the United States and the United Kingdom. The company operates through U.S. Morning Foods, U.S. Snacks, U.S. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.97%. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.5. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Kellogg Company a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Kellogg Company as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, notable return on equity, attractive valuation levels, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Kellogg Company Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Anixter International (AXE) - FREE Research Report

Faber Terrance who is VP-Controller at Anixter International sold 1,000 shares at $97.60 on April 8, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP-Controller owned 20,186 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.72% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $97.79, up $0.19, or 0.19% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Anixter International go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,200
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 20,135

The average volume for Anixter International has been 348,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Anixter International has a market cap of $3.1 billion and is part of the services sector and wholesale industry. Shares are up 8.65% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Anixter International Inc., together with its subsidiaries, distributes enterprise cabling and security solutions, electrical and electronic wire and cable products, original equipment manufacturer (OEM) supply fasteners, and other small parts. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.3. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Anixter International a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Anixter International as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Anixter International Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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