Insider Trading Alert - AWAY, URI And BAX 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:

HomeAway (AWAY) - FREE Research Report

Hale Thomas E, who is Chief Product Officer at HomeAway, sold 365 shares at $36.09 on April 22, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Product Officer owned 50,817 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.71% with the 365-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $36.83, up $0.74, or 2.01% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for HomeAway go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 60,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 137,538
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 210,266

The average volume for HomeAway has been 1.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. HomeAway has a market cap of $3.3 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are down 8.39% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

HomeAway, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates an online vacation rental property marketplace that enables property owners and managers to market properties for rental to vacation travelers. The company has a P/E ratio of 218.1. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate HomeAway a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates HomeAway as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income and disappointing return on equity. Get the full HomeAway Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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United Rentals (URI) - FREE Research Report

Gottsegen Jonathan Mark, who is Sr. VP, General Counsel & Sec. at United Rentals, sold 6,079 shares at $93.02 on April 22, 2014. Following this transaction, the Sr. VP, General Counsel & Sec. owned 18,428 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 24.81% with the 6,079-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $93.92, up $0.90, or 0.96% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for United Rentals go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,200
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 28,100
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 40,220

The average volume for United Rentals has been 1.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. United Rentals has a market cap of $9.1 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 23.28% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

United Rentals, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an equipment rental company. It operates in two segments, General Rentals; and Trench Safety, Power and HVAC (heating, ventilating and air conditioning). The company has a P/E ratio of 25.2. Currently, there are 10 analysts who rate United Rentals a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates United Rentals as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income 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 United Rentals Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Baxter International (BAX) - FREE Research Report

Devitt Blake E, who is Director at Baxter International, sold 4,334 shares at $73.12 on April 22, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 16,541 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 20.76% with the 4,334-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $72.47, down $0.65, or 0.9% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Baxter International go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,941
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,941

The average volume for Baxter International has been 3.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Baxter International has a market cap of $39.6 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 4.07% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Baxter International Inc. develops, manufactures, and markets products for people with hemophilia, immune disorders, infectious diseases, kidney diseases, trauma, and other chronic and acute medical conditions. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.91%. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.4. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Baxter International a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Baxter International as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins, increase in stock price during the past year and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Baxter International Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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