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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