Insider Trading Alert - AGNC, TRLA And KMT Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 6, 2014, 125 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $50.00 to $263,000,081.93.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

American Capital Agency (AGNC) - FREE Research Report

Davis Morris A., who is Director at American Capital Agency, sold 3,000 shares at $22.57 on May 6, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 6,354 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 32.07% with the 3,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $22.90, up $0.33, or 1.46% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for American Capital Agency go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,736
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 17,720
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 17,720

The average volume for American Capital Agency has been 4.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. American Capital Agency has a market cap of $8.0 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 17.73% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

American Capital Agency Corp. operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT). The stock currently has a dividend yield of 11.46%. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.2. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate American Capital Agency a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates American Capital Agency as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, unimpressive growth in net income and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full American Capital Agency Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Trulia (TRLA) - FREE Research Report

Inkinen Sami, who is Director at Trulia, sold 5,800 shares at $33.78 on May 6, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 740,803 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.78% with the 5,800-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $30.34, down $3.44, or 11.33% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Trulia go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 50,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 229,193
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 455,634

The average volume for Trulia has been 2.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Trulia has a market cap of $1.3 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are down 9.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Trulia, Inc. provides tools to research homes and neighborhoods for consumers through Web and mobile applications. The company, through its tools, also enables real estate professionals to market their listings. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Trulia a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Trulia as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full Trulia Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Kennametal (KMT) - FREE Research Report

Newlin William R, who is Director at Kennametal, sold 14,560 shares at $48.59 on May 6, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 71,963 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 16.83% with the 14,560-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $47.46, down $1.13, or 2.39% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Kennametal go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 800
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 800
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 800

The average volume for Kennametal has been 665,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Kennametal has a market cap of $3.8 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are down 8.45% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Kennametal Inc. manufactures and supplies tooling, engineered components, and advanced materials consumed in production processes worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Industrial and Infrastructure. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.49%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.3. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Kennametal a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Kennametal 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 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 Kennametal Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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