Insider Trading Alert - BHI, SNCR And NVR Traded By Insiders

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Friday, May 2, 2014, 147 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $416.76 to $333,500,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Baker Hughes (BHI) - FREE Research Report

Gargalli Claire W, who is Director at Baker Hughes, sold 5,603 shares at $69.13 on May 2, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 25,037 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 18.29% with the 5,603-share transaction.

Ragauss Peter A, who is Sr. Vice President and CFO at Baker Hughes, sold 10,000 shares at $69.70 on May 2, 2014. Following this transaction, the Sr. Vice President and CFO owned 80,476 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.05% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $70.16, up $0.46, or 0.66% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Baker Hughes go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 21,637
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 58,056
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 76,344

The average volume for Baker Hughes has been 4.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Baker Hughes has a market cap of $30.4 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 26.11% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Baker Hughes Incorporated supplies oilfield services, products, technology, and systems to the oil and natural gas industry worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.97%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.0. Currently, there are 15 analysts who rate Baker Hughes a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Baker Hughes 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, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Baker Hughes Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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