Insider Trading Alert - TSO, NEM And CLGX Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 5, 2014, 142 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $54.87 to $138,948,169.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Tesoro (TSO) - FREE Research Report

Lilley David, who is Director at Tesoro, bought 2,000 shares at $55.69 on May 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 6,728 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 42.3% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $55.96, up $0.27, or 0.48% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Tesoro go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 729
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 8,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 729
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 8,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 729

The average volume for Tesoro has been 3.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Tesoro has a market cap of $7.3 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 5.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Tesoro Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, is engaged in refining and marketing petroleum products in the United States. It operates in two segments, Refining and Retail. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.79%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.2. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate Tesoro a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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

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Newmont Mining (NEM) - FREE Research Report

Mahoney Thomas P, who is Vice President and Treasurer at Newmont Mining, sold 688 shares at $24.56 on May 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Vice President and Treasurer owned 68,330 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1% with the 688-share transaction.

Gottesfeld Stephen P, who is EVP, Gen. Counsel & Secretary at Newmont Mining, sold 64 shares at $24.57 on May 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP, Gen. Counsel & Secretary owned 38,684 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.17% with the 64-share transaction.

Howson Christopher S, who is Vice President & Controller at Newmont Mining, sold 427 shares at $24.57 on May 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Vice President & Controller owned 22,353 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.87% with the 427-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $24.61, up $0.04, or 0.16% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Newmont Mining go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 4,494
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 742
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 4,494
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,692
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 4,494
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 6,598

The average volume for Newmont Mining has been 9.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Newmont Mining has a market cap of $12.3 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and metals & mining industry. Shares are up 7.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Newmont Mining Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, acquires, explores for, and produces gold, copper, and silver deposits. The company's assets or operations are located in the United States, Australia, Peru, Indonesia, Ghana, New Zealand, Mexico, and Suriname. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.4%. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Newmont Mining a buy, 4 analysts rate it a sell, and 11 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Newmont Mining as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full Newmont Mining Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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CoreLogic (CLGX) - FREE Research Report

Theologides Stergios, who is SVP, General Counsel & Secty at CoreLogic, sold 10,000 shares at $28.43 on May 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP, General Counsel & Secty owned 45,274 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 18.09% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $27.49, down $0.94, or 3.42% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for CoreLogic go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 10,064
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,064
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 8,118
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 10,064
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 8,118

The average volume for CoreLogic has been 958,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. CoreLogic has a market cap of $2.6 billion and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are down 21.56% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

CoreLogic, Inc. provides property, financial and consumer information, analytics, and services in the United States, Australia, and New Zealand. The company operates through two segments, Technology and Processing Solutions and Data & Analytics. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 5.04%. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.9. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate CoreLogic a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates CoreLogic as a hold. The company's strongest point has been its a solid financial position based on a variety of debt and liquidity measures that we have looked at. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. Get the full CoreLogic Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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