Insider Trading Alert - CPWR, HBI And KMB Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, April 28, 2014, 67 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $849.00 to $372,250,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Compuware (CPWR) - FREE Research Report

Van Siclen John, who is Senior VP and General Manager at Compuware, sold 10,435 shares at $10.35 on April 28, 2014. Following this transaction, the Senior VP and General Manager owned 20,873 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 33.33% with the 10,435-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $10.36, up $0.01, or 0.1% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Compuware go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,653
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 23,088
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 93,088

The average volume for Compuware has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Compuware has a market cap of $2.3 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 8.21% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Compuware Corporation provides services, software, and practices for information technology (IT) organizations worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.73%. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Compuware a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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

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Hanesbrands (HBI) - FREE Research Report

Nictakis William J, who is CCO Intl Bus Global Retailers at Hanesbrands, sold 25,000 shares at $80.00 on April 28, 2014. Following this transaction, the CCO Intl Bus Global Retailers owned 159,649 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 13.54% with the 25,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $80.08, up $0.08, or 0.1% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Hanesbrands go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 30,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 109,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 212,737

The average volume for Hanesbrands has been 834,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Hanesbrands has a market cap of $7.5 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 12.34% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Hanesbrands Inc., a consumer goods company, designs, manufactures, sources, and sells various basic apparels primarily in the United States. The company operates in four segments: Innerwear, Activewear, Direct to Consumer, and International. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.58%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.4. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Hanesbrands a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Hanesbrands as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins 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 Hanesbrands Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Kimberly-Clark (KMB) - FREE Research Report

Bauer Joanne B, who is President, K-C Healthcare at Kimberly-Clark, sold 5,348 shares at $109.00 on April 28, 2014. Following this transaction, the President, K-C Healthcare owned 14,495 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 26.95% with the 5,348-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $111.23, up $2.23, or 2% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Kimberly-Clark go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 9,221
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 19,686
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 44,917

The average volume for Kimberly-Clark has been 1.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Kimberly-Clark has a market cap of $41.1 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 4.58% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Kimberly-Clark Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets personal care, consumer tissue, and health care products worldwide. It operates through four segments: Personal Care, Consumer Tissue, K-C Professional, and Health Care. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.03%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.0. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Kimberly-Clark a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Kimberly-Clark as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its notable return on equity, reasonable valuation levels, growth in earnings per share, expanding profit margins and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Kimberly-Clark Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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