Insider Trading Alert - ANF, CINF And PLCM 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:

Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF) - FREE Research Report

Jeffries Michael S, who is Ceo at Abercrombie & Fitch, sold 50,000 shares at $36.47 on April 30, 2014. Following this transaction, the Ceo owned 857,856 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.51% with the 50,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $38.73, up $2.26, or 5.84% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Abercrombie & Fitch go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 50,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 105,681
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 105,681

The average volume for Abercrombie & Fitch has been 2.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Abercrombie & Fitch has a market cap of $2.7 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are up 11.97% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Abercrombie & Fitch Co., through its subsidiaries, operates as a specialty retailer of casual apparel for men, women, and kids. It operates through three segments: U.S. Stores, International Stores, and Direct-to-Consumer. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.03%. The company has a P/E ratio of 57.1. Currently, there are 11 analysts who rate Abercrombie & Fitch a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 11 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Abercrombie & Fitch as a buy. 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. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Abercrombie & Fitch Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Cincinnati Financial (CINF) - FREE Research Report

Osborn David P, who is Director at Cincinnati Financial, bought 5,000 shares at $48.42 on April 30, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 11,687 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 74.77% with the 5,000-share transaction.

Van Den Heuvel Will H, who is Sr. Vice President-Subsidiary at Cincinnati Financial, bought 1,038 shares at $48.14 on April 30, 2014. Following this transaction, the Sr. Vice President-Subsidiary owned 1,038 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 1,038-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $48.85, up $0.71, or 1.45% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cincinnati Financial go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 213
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 4,408
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 4,599

The average volume for Cincinnati Financial has been 723,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Cincinnati Financial has a market cap of $7.9 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are down 7.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Cincinnati Financial Corporation is engaged in the property casualty insurance business in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.71%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.2. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Cincinnati Financial a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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

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Polycom (PLCM) - FREE Research Report

Atkins Betsy S, who is Director at Polycom, sold 10,000 shares at $12.25 on April 30, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 16,500 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 37.74% with the 10,000-share transaction.

Durr Laura, who is Interim CFO Principal Finl Off at Polycom, sold 2,809 shares at $12.34 on April 30, 2014. Following this transaction, the Interim CFO Principal Finl Off owned 37,799 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.92% with the 2,809-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $12.37, up $0.03, or 0.24% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Polycom go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,333
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,333
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 6,210

The average volume for Polycom has been 2.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Polycom has a market cap of $1.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are up 10.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Polycom, Inc. provides standards-based unified communications and collaboration solutions for voice, video, and content collaboration. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Polycom a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Polycom 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, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Polycom Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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