Insider Trading Alert - DORM, RNR And GMT 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:

Dorman Products (DORM) - FREE Research Report

Berman Steven L, who is Chief Executive Officer at Dorman Products, sold 4,446 shares at $58.10 on May 1, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 1.3 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.34% with the 4,446-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $57.09, down $1.01, or 1.77% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Dorman Products go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 7,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 7,000

The average volume for Dorman Products has been 306,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Dorman Products has a market cap of $2.1 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and automotive industry. Shares are up 1.89% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Dorman Products, Inc. supplies automotive replacement parts, automotive hardware, brake products, and household hardware to the automotive aftermarket and mass merchandise markets. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.3. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Dorman Products a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Dorman Products 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, expanding profit margins, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full Dorman Products Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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RenaissanceRe Holdings (RNR) - FREE Research Report

Todd Rider Fonner, who is Svp & Cio at RenaissanceRe Holdings, sold 1,000 shares at $101.36 on May 1, 2014. Following this transaction, the Svp & Cio owned 62,557 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.57% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $101.48, up $0.12, or 0.12% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for RenaissanceRe Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 27,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 46,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 50,500

The average volume for RenaissanceRe Holdings has been 543,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. RenaissanceRe Holdings has a market cap of $4.2 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 3.98% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, provides reinsurance and insurance coverages and related services in the United States and internationally. The company operates in three segments: Catastrophe Reinsurance, Specialty Reinsurance, and Lloyd's. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.19%. The company has a P/E ratio of 6.6. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate RenaissanceRe Holdings a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates RenaissanceRe Holdings 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, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full RenaissanceRe Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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GATX (GMT) - FREE Research Report

Kenney Brian A, who is Chairman, President and CEO at GATX, sold 26,159 shares at $64.96 on May 1, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chairman, President and CEO owned 88,383 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 22.84% with the 26,159-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $66.18, up $1.22, or 1.84% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for GATX has been 286,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. GATX has a market cap of $3.0 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 24.09% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

GATX Corporation leases, operates, manages, and remarkets assets in the rail and marine markets in North America and internationally. The company operates in four segments: Rail North America, Rail International, American Steamship Company (ASC), and Portfolio Management. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.01%. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.3. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate GATX a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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

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