Insider Trading Alert - LEA, ETFC And NTCT Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, April 30, 2014, 84 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $105.05 to $21,917,679.52.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Lear (LEA) - FREE Research Report

Vanneste Jeffrey H., who is Sr. VP and CFO at Lear, sold 4,000 shares at $82.20 on April 30, 2014. Following this transaction, the Sr. VP and CFO owned 4,001 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 49.99% with the 4,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $84.12, up $1.92, or 2.28% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Lear go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 61,731
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 61,731
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 77,509

The average volume for Lear has been 796,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Lear has a market cap of $6.7 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and automotive industry. Shares are up 2.58% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Lear Corporation designs, manufactures, assembles, and supplies automotive seating, electrical distribution systems, and related components primarily to automotive original equipment manufacturers worldwide. It operates through two segments, Seating and Electrical. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.95%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.8. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Lear a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Lear 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, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Lear Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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