Insider Trading Alert - HELE, MTB And WDR 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:

Helen of Troy (HELE) - FREE Research Report

Telles Adolpho R, who is Director at Helen of Troy, sold 900 shares at $63.00 on May 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 11,342 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.35% with the 900-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $62.39, down $0.61, or 0.98% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Helen of Troy go as follows:

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

The average volume for Helen of Troy has been 299,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Helen of Troy has a market cap of $1.8 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are up 27.87% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Helen of Troy Limited, together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, imports, markets, and distributes brand-name household, personal care, and healthcare/home environment consumer products in the United States, Canada, Europe, Latin America, and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.1. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Helen of Troy a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Helen of Troy as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Helen of Troy Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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