Insider Trading Alert - CAMP, WBS And FLEX 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:

CalAmp (CAMP) - FREE Research Report

Perna Frank Jr, who is Director at CalAmp, sold 8,300 shares at $18.03 on May 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 224,722 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.56% with the 8,300-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $17.11, down $0.92, or 5.35% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for CalAmp go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 8,300
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 16,600
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 87,640

The average volume for CalAmp has been 1.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. CalAmp has a market cap of $645.4 million and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are down 36.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

CalAmp Corp. develops and markets wireless communications products and solutions for various applications worldwide. It operates in two segments, Wireless DataCom and Satellite. The company has a P/E ratio of 54.4. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate CalAmp a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates CalAmp 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 and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full CalAmp Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Webster Financial (WBS) - FREE Research Report

Crawford John Joseph, who is Director at Webster Financial, sold 982 shares at $30.26 on May 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 24,002 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.93% with the 982-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $29.93, down $0.33, or 1.09% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Webster Financial go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,859
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,859
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 15,859

The average volume for Webster Financial has been 564,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Webster Financial has a market cap of $2.7 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are down 3.14% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Webster Financial Corporation operates as the bank and financial holding company for Webster Bank, National Association that provides financial services to individuals, families, and businesses in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.65%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.5. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Webster Financial a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Webster Financial as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income, expanding profit margins, growth in earnings per share and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Webster Financial Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Flextronics International (FLEX) - FREE Research Report

Glenview Capital Management, Llc, who is 10% Owner at Flextronics International, sold 1.1 million shares at $9.15 on May 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 59.1 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.74% with the 1.1 million-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $9.48, up $0.33, or 3.47% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Flextronics International go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 477
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,661
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 15,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 5,661

The average volume for Flextronics International has been 5.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Flextronics International has a market cap of $5.6 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 22.27% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Flextronics International Ltd. provides design and manufacturing services to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.5. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Flextronics International a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Flextronics International 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 notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Flextronics International Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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