Insider Trading Alert - AA, HAL And MAT Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, April 22, 2014, 34 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $599.99 to $79,165,747.80.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Alcoa (AA) - FREE Research Report

Jarrault Olivier M, who is Executive Vice President at Alcoa, sold 28,563 shares at $13.49 on April 22, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 217,759 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.6% with the 28,563-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $13.52, up $0.03, or 0.22% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Alcoa go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 3,296
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 3,296
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 7,201

The average volume for Alcoa has been 25.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Alcoa has a market cap of $14.5 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and metals & mining industry. Shares are up 27.09% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Alcoa Inc. produces and manages primary aluminum, fabricated aluminum, and alumina. The company operates in four segments: Alumina, Primary Metals, Global Rolled Products, and Engineered Products and Solutions. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1%. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Alcoa a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Alcoa as a hold. Among the primary strengths of the company is its solid stock price performance. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Alcoa Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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