Insider Trading Alert - DLTR, IR And NATI Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, April 10, 2014, 60 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,413.00 to $30,206,707.91.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Dollar Tree Stores (DLTR) - FREE Research Report

Rudman Robert H who is Chief Merchandising Officer at Dollar Tree Stores sold 2,145 shares at $51.63 on April 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Merchandising Officer owned 682 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 75.88% with the 2,145-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $50.45, down $1.18, or 2.34% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Dollar Tree Stores go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,894
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 10,894
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 10,894

The average volume for Dollar Tree Stores has been 2.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Dollar Tree Stores has a market cap of $10.8 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are down 9.94% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Dollar Tree, Inc. operates discount variety stores in the United States and Canada. Its stores offer merchandise at the fixed price of $1.00. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.7. Currently there are 12 analysts that rate Dollar Tree Stores a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Dollar Tree Stores as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its notable return on equity, good cash flow from operations, growth in earnings per share, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures 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 Dollar Tree Stores Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Ingersoll-Rand (IR) - FREE Research Report

Lamach Michael W who is Chairman, President and CEO at Ingersoll-Rand sold 18,883 shares at $55.14 on April 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chairman, President and CEO owned 256,247 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.86% with the 18,883-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $55.01, down $0.13, or 0.24% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Ingersoll-Rand go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 18,883
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 65
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 81,510
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 65
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 81,510

The average volume for Ingersoll-Rand has been 2.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Ingersoll-Rand has a market cap of $15.7 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are down 10.05% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Ingersoll-Rand plc, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, sells, and services a portfolio of industrial and commercial products in the United States and internationally. It operates through Climate and Industrial segments. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.71%. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.1. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Ingersoll-Rand a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Ingersoll-Rand as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Ingersoll-Rand Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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National Instruments Corporation (NATI) - FREE Research Report

Kodosky Jeffrey L who is Director at National Instruments Corporation sold 4,000 shares at $27.63 on April 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 947,180 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.42% with the 4,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $27.11, down $0.52, or 1.92% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for National Instruments Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 11,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 46,271

The average volume for National Instruments Corporation has been 457,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. National Instruments Corporation has a market cap of $3.5 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 14.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

National Instruments Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells tools to engineers and scientists worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.99%. The company has a P/E ratio of 47.0. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates National Instruments Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates National Instruments Corporation 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 growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full National Instruments Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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