Insider Trading Alert - BA, FINL And DV Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 1, 2014, 88 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,215.00 to $131,924,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Boeing (BA) - FREE Research Report

Conner Raymond L., who is Vice Chair, Pres. & CEO, BCA at Boeing, sold 8,626 shares at $127.89 on May 1, 2014. Following this transaction, the Vice Chair, Pres. & CEO, BCA owned 124,611 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.47% with the 8,626-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $130.10, up $2.21, or 1.7% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Boeing go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 14,129
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 14,129
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 14,129

The average volume for Boeing has been 4.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Boeing has a market cap of $94.1 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and aerospace/defense industry. Shares are down 5.88% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

The Boeing Company, together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, sells, services, and supports commercial jetliners, military aircraft, satellites, missile defense, human space flight, and launch systems and services worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.35%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.8. Currently, there are 14 analysts who rate Boeing a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Boeing as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, solid stock price performance 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 Boeing Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Finish Line (FINL) - FREE Research Report

Langham Catherine A, who is Director at Finish Line, sold 2,000 shares at $27.05 on May 1, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 17,024 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 10.51% with the 2,000-share transaction.

Schneider Steven J, who is Executive Vice President at Finish Line, sold 2,850 shares at $28.00 on May 1, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 9,902 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 22.35% with the 2,850-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $28.03, up $0.03, or 0.11% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Finish Line go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 19,743
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 31,230

The average volume for Finish Line has been 694,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Finish Line has a market cap of $1.3 billion and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are down 3.98% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

The Finish Line, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a mall-based specialty retailer in the United States. It operates Finish Line stores that offer performance and athletic casual shoes, as well as apparel and accessories for men, women, and kids. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.15%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.2. Currently, there are 9 analysts who rate Finish Line a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Finish Line as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, attractive valuation levels, solid stock price performance and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Finish Line Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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DeVry Education Group (DV) - FREE Research Report

Taylor Ronald L, who is Senior Advisor/Director at DeVry Education Group, sold 21,500 shares at $44.81 on May 1, 2014. Following this transaction, the Senior Advisor/Director owned 998,131 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.11% with the 21,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $44.66, down $0.15, or 0.34% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for DeVry Education Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 14,052
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 82,990
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 82,990

The average volume for DeVry Education Group has been 638,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. DeVry Education Group has a market cap of $2.9 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 26.73% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

DeVry Education Group Inc. provides educational services worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.83%. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.8. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate DeVry Education Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates DeVry Education Group as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and attractive valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. Get the full DeVry Education Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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