Insider Trading Alert - SZYM, SPLK And SNX Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, April 21, 2014, 37 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $415.74 to $3,850,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Solazyme (SZYM) - FREE Research Report

Wolfson Jonathan S, who is Chief Executive Officer at Solazyme, sold 35,000 shares at $11.31 on April 21, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 2.6 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.34% with the 35,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $11.38, up $0.07, or 0.64% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Solazyme go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 64,614
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 87,114

The average volume for Solazyme has been 1.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Solazyme has a market cap of $839.2 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 4.96% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

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 6 analysts who 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, weak operating cash flow and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full Solazyme Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Splunk (SPLK) - FREE Research Report

Schodorf Thomas E, who is SVP, Field Operations at Splunk, sold 500 shares at $66.15 on April 21, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP, Field Operations owned 243,961 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.2% with the 500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $66.00, down $0.15, or 0.22% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Splunk go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 50,700
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 193,724
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 277,859

The average volume for Splunk has been 2.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Splunk has a market cap of $7.8 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 6.36% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Splunk, Inc. provides software solutions that provide real-time operational intelligence in the United States and internationally. Currently, there are 15 analysts who rate Splunk a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Splunk 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 Splunk Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Synnex Corporation (SNX) - FREE Research Report

Breidenbach Fred A, who is Director at Synnex Corporation, sold 5,000 shares at $70.00 on April 21, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 20,378 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 19.7% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $70.23, up $0.23, or 0.33% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Synnex Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 9,900
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 10,300

The average volume for Synnex Corporation has been 194,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Synnex Corporation has a market cap of $2.7 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 3.46% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

SYNNEX Corporation provides distribution and business process outsourcing (BPO) services to resellers, retailers, and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) primarily in North America. It operates in two segments, Distribution Services and Global Business Services (GBS). The company has a P/E ratio of 20.7. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Synnex Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Synnex Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, attractive valuation levels, growth in earnings per share and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Synnex Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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