Insider Trading Alert - LAMR, LLY And RF 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:

Lamar Advertising (LAMR) - FREE Research Report

Reilly Wendell, who is Director at Lamar Advertising, sold 1 shares at $51.96 on April 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 1,220 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.08% with the 1-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $49.98, down $1.98, or 3.96% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Lamar Advertising go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 150,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 150,000

The average volume for Lamar Advertising has been 1.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Lamar Advertising has a market cap of $4.1 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are down 3.04% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Lamar Advertising Company operates as an outdoor advertising company in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 126.3. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Lamar Advertising a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Lamar Advertising as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, expanding profit margins and increase in stock price during the past year. 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 Lamar Advertising Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Eli Lilly and (LLY) - FREE Research Report

Lilly Endowment Inc, who is 10% Owner at Eli Lilly and, sold 150,000 shares at $58.64 on April 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 135.5 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.11% with the 150,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $58.97, up $0.33, or 0.56% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Eli Lilly and go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 12,431
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 19,648
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 12,431
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 19,648
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 12,431
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 19,648

The average volume for Eli Lilly and has been 5.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Eli Lilly and has a market cap of $65.7 billion and is part of the health care sector and drugs industry. Shares are up 14.71% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Eli Lilly and Company discovers, develops, manufactures, and sells pharmaceutical products worldwide. It operates in two segments, Human Pharmaceutical Products and Animal Health Products. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.3%. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.8. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Eli Lilly and a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Eli Lilly and as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its expanding profit margins and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Eli Lilly and Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Regions Financial (RF) - FREE Research Report

Malone James R, who is Director at Regions Financial, sold 3,000 shares at $10.01 on April 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 67,585 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.25% with the 3,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $10.07, up $0.06, or 0.59% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Regions Financial go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 34,689
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 55,989

The average volume for Regions Financial has been 14.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Regions Financial has a market cap of $14.2 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 2.63% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Regions Financial Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides banking and bank-related services to individual and corporate customers in the United States. The company operates in three segments: Business Services, Consumer Services, and Wealth Management. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.11%. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.9. Currently, there are 9 analysts who rate Regions Financial a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Regions Financial as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Regions Financial Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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