Insider Trading Alert - HITT, DPS And CVCY Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, April 29, 2014, 64 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $51.96 to $13,854,387.86.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Hittite Microwave (HITT) - FREE Research Report

Lynch Jason, who is Managing Director at Hittite Microwave, sold 1,190 shares at $61.03 on April 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the Managing Director owned 9,107 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.56% with the 1,190-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $61.46, up $0.43, or 0.7% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Hittite Microwave go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,250
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 7,036
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 7,036

The average volume for Hittite Microwave has been 173,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Hittite Microwave has a market cap of $2.0 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are down 0.36% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Hittite Microwave Corporation designs, develops, and sells integrated circuits (ICs), modules, subsystems, and instrumentation products for radio frequency (RF) microwave and millimeterwave applications worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.94%. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.4. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Hittite Microwave a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Hittite Microwave 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, increase in stock price during the past year and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Hittite Microwave Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Dr Pepper Snapple Group (DPS) - FREE Research Report

Sanders Wayne R, who is Director at Dr Pepper Snapple Group, sold 30,000 shares at $55.01 on April 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 30,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $55.40, up $0.39, or 0.71% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Dr Pepper Snapple Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 22,540
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 37,842
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 37,842

The average volume for Dr Pepper Snapple Group has been 2.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Dr Pepper Snapple Group has a market cap of $10.6 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are up 9.98% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. operates as a brand owner, manufacturer, and distributor of non-alcoholic beverages in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean. The company operates in three segments: Beverage Concentrates, Packaged Beverages, and Latin America Beverages. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.11%. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.3. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Dr Pepper Snapple Group a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Dr Pepper Snapple Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, revenue growth, notable return on equity and reasonable valuation levels. 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 Dr Pepper Snapple Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Central Valley Community Bancorp (CVCY) - FREE Research Report

Darden Edwin S Jr, who is Director at Central Valley Community Bancorp, sold 5,108 shares at $11.75 on April 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 122,398 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.01% with the 5,108-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $11.78, up $0.03, or 0.22% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Central Valley Community Bancorp go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 4,330
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,396
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 4,330
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 13,926
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 4,330
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 29,926

The average volume for Central Valley Community Bancorp has been 13,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Central Valley Community Bancorp has a market cap of $128.3 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 4.98% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Central Valley Community Bancorp operates as the holding company for Central Valley Community Bank that provides various commercial banking services to small and medium-sized businesses, individuals, and professional communities in central California. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.79%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.1. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Central Valley Community Bancorp a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Central Valley Community Bancorp as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income, expanding profit margins and growth in earnings per share. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Central Valley Community Bancorp Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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