Insider Trading Alert - WEX, EVER And UNM 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:

WEX (WEX) - FREE Research Report

Maxsimic David D, who is President, International at WEX, sold 1,375 shares at $96.00 on May 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the President, International owned 16,140 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.85% with the 1,375-share transaction.

Hogan George W, who is SVP, General Mgr, FleetOne LLC at WEX, sold 592 shares at $96.00 on May 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP, General Mgr, FleetOne LLC owned 14,064 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.04% with the 592-share transaction.

Janosick Kenneth, who is SVP, Small Business Solutions at WEX, sold 3,650 shares at $92.25 on May 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP, Small Business Solutions owned 5,887 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 38.27% with the 3,650-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $92.02, down $0.23, or 0.25% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for WEX go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,967
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 16,977
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 22,012

The average volume for WEX has been 234,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. WEX has a market cap of $3.6 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 5.62% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

WEX Inc. provides corporate card payment solutions in North and South America, the Asia Pacific, and Europe. It operates in two segments, Fleet Payment Solutions and Other Payment Solutions. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.2. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate WEX a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates WEX 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, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full WEX Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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EverBank Financial (EVER) - FREE Research Report

Wilson William Blake, who is President and COO at EverBank Financial, sold 30,000 shares at $18.83 on May 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the President and COO owned 360,474 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.68% with the 30,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $18.61, down $0.22, or 1.17% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for EverBank Financial go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 25,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 3,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 156,622
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 3,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 220,622

The average volume for EverBank Financial has been 579,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. EverBank Financial has a market cap of $2.3 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 2.29% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

EverBank Financial Corp operates as the bank holding company of EverBank that provides financial products and services to individuals, and small and medium-sized businesses in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.63%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.0. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate EverBank Financial a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates EverBank Financial as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the growth in the company's net income has been quite unimpressive. Get the full EverBank Financial Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Unum Group (UNM) - FREE Research Report

McGarry John F, who is EVP, Pres&CEO, Closed Blk Ops at Unum Group, sold 2,000 shares at $33.20 on May 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP, Pres&CEO, Closed Blk Ops owned 58,582 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.3% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $33.24, up $0.04, or 0.12% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Unum Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 36,956
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 110,611

The average volume for Unum Group has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Unum Group has a market cap of $8.7 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are down 4.56% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Unum Group, together with its subsidiaries, provides group and individual disability insurance products in the United States and the United Kingdom. It operates in three segments: Unum US, Unum UK, and Colonial Life. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.73%. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.4. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Unum Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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

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