Insider Trading Alert - UIS, PG And ROP 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:

Unisys (UIS) - FREE Research Report

Frankenfield Ronald S, who is Senior Vice President at Unisys, sold 3,723 shares at $24.06 on May 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Senior Vice President owned 50 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 98.67% with the 3,723-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $23.86, down $0.20, or 0.85% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Unisys go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 26,680
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 26,680
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 26,680

The average volume for Unisys has been 764,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Unisys has a market cap of $1.2 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 28.84% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Unisys Corporation provides information technology (IT) services, software, and technology for clients worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Services and Technology. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.2. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Unisys a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Unisys as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its feeble growth in its earnings per share, deteriorating net income and poor profit margins. Get the full Unisys Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Procter & Gamble (PG) - FREE Research Report

Tastad Carolyn M, who is Global Cust. Bus. Dev. Officer at Procter & Gamble, sold 2,679 shares at $82.31 on May 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Global Cust. Bus. Dev. Officer owned 42,240 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.96% with the 2,679-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $81.37, down $0.94, or 1.16% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Procter & Gamble go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,559
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 18,994
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 20,854

The average volume for Procter & Gamble has been 9.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Procter & Gamble has a market cap of $221.7 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 0.36% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

The Procter & Gamble Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells branded consumer packaged goods. The company operates through five segments: Beauty, Grooming, Health Care, Fabric Care and Home Care, and Baby Care and Family Care. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.14%. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.8. Currently, there are 10 analysts who rate Procter & Gamble a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Procter & Gamble as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its good cash flow from operations, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Procter & Gamble Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Roper Industries (ROP) - FREE Research Report

Devonshire David W, who is Director at Roper Industries, sold 3,000 shares at $137.96 on May 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 11,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 21.43% with the 3,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $138.00, up $0.04, or 0.03% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Roper Industries go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 35,155
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 35,155
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 38,155

The average volume for Roper Industries has been 564,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Roper Industries has a market cap of $13.8 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are down 0.52% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Roper Industries, Inc. designs, manufactures, and distributes medical and scientific imaging products and software, radio frequency (RF) products, services and application software, industrial technology products, energy systems, and control products and solutions worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.58%. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.7. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Roper Industries a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Roper Industries 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, growth in earnings per share, good cash flow from operations and increase in stock price during the past year. 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 Roper Industries Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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