Insider Trading Alert - ORLY, INFN And ZLTQ 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:

O'Reilly Automotive (ORLY) - FREE Research Report

Murphy John Raymond, who is Director at O'Reilly Automotive, bought 1,000 shares at $148.49 on May 1, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 4,568 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 28.03% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $147.91, down $0.58, or 0.39% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for O'Reilly Automotive go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 10,000

The average volume for O'Reilly Automotive has been 784,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. O'Reilly Automotive has a market cap of $16.0 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are up 16.53% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

O'Reilly Automotive, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, is engaged in the retail of automotive aftermarket parts, tools, supplies, equipment, and accessories in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.6. Currently, there are 12 analysts who rate O'Reilly Automotive a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates O'Reilly Automotive as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations and impressive record of earnings per share growth. 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 O'Reilly Automotive Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Infinera (INFN) - FREE Research Report

Milbury Paul J, who is Director at Infinera, sold 25,000 shares at $8.83 on May 1, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 4,734 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 84.08% with the 25,000-share transaction.

Welch David F, who is President at Infinera, sold 10,000 shares at $9.00 on May 1, 2014. Following this transaction, the President owned 739,493 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.33% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $8.98, down $0.02, or 0.22% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Infinera go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 30,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 55,333
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 55,333

The average volume for Infinera has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Infinera has a market cap of $1.1 billion and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are down 8.69% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Infinera Corporation provides optical transport networking (OTN) equipment, software, and services to communications service providers, Internet content providers, cable operators, and subsea network operators worldwide. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Infinera a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Infinera as a hold. 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 solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing. Get the full Infinera Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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ZELTIQ Aesthetics (ZLTQ) - FREE Research Report

Garcia Sergio, who is SVP, GC & Corporate Secretary at ZELTIQ Aesthetics, sold 500 shares at $20.01 on May 1, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP, GC & Corporate Secretary owned 84,822 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.59% with the 500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $18.29, down $1.72, or 9.38% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for ZELTIQ Aesthetics go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 7,123
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 7,924
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 10,271

The average volume for ZELTIQ Aesthetics has been 605,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. ZELTIQ Aesthetics has a market cap of $714.1 million and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 1.48% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

ZELTIQ Aesthetics, Inc., a medical technology company, is engaged in developing and commercializing non-invasive products for the selective reduction of fat. It offers CoolSculpting system, which utilizes proprietary controlled-cooling technology to selectively reduce stubborn fat bulges. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate ZELTIQ Aesthetics a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates ZELTIQ Aesthetics as a sell. The area that we feel has been the company's primary weakness has been its disappointing return on equity. Get the full ZELTIQ Aesthetics Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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