Insider Trading Alert - HBAN, APOL And SNDK Traded By Insiders

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Friday, April 25, 2014, 64 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,125.00 to $63,855,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Huntington (HBAN) - FREE Research Report

Steinour Stephen D, who is President, CEO & Chairman at Huntington, bought 10,750 shares at $9.32 on April 25, 2014. Following this transaction, the President, CEO & Chairman owned 2.6 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.41% with the 10,750-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $9.06, down $0.26, or 2.9% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Huntington go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,760
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 40,458
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 18,660
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 40,458
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 18,660
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 40,458

The average volume for Huntington has been 10.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Huntington has a market cap of $7.8 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are down 5.03% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated operates as the bank holding company for The Huntington National Bank that provides commercial, small business, and consumer banking services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.05%. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.5. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Huntington a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Huntington as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, expanding profit margins and attractive valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Huntington Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Apollo Education Group (APOL) - FREE Research Report

Iverson Gregory James, who is VP, CAO & Controller at Apollo Education Group, sold 1,196 shares at $28.46 on April 25, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP, CAO & Controller owned 40,798 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.85% with the 1,196-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $27.59, down $0.87, or 3.15% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Apollo Education Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,309
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 18,927
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 86,435

The average volume for Apollo Education Group has been 2.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Apollo Education Group has a market cap of $3.1 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 1.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Apollo Education Group, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides online and on-campus educational programs and services at the undergraduate, master's, and doctoral levels. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.4. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Apollo Education Group a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Apollo Education Group as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and reasonable valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that we feel that the company's cash flow from its operations has been weak overall. Get the full Apollo Education Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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SanDisk (SNDK) - FREE Research Report

Nir Yehoshua, who is SVP, Corp Mktg & GM Retail BU at SanDisk, sold 780 shares at $85.31 on April 25, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP, Corp Mktg & GM Retail BU owned 3,762 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 17.17% with the 780-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $84.74, down $0.57, or 0.67% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for SanDisk go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,380
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,380
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 14,380

The average volume for SanDisk has been 4.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. SanDisk has a market cap of $19.2 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer hardware industry. Shares are up 19.58% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

SanDisk Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, and markets data storage products that are used in various consumer electronics products. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.16%. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.9. Currently, there are 13 analysts who rate SanDisk a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates SanDisk as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full SanDisk Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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