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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