Insider Trading Alert - AEP, BA And BXP Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 7, 2014, 153 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $776.50 to $183,196,515.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

American Electric Power (AEP) - FREE Research Report

Powers Robert P, who is Executive Vice President, COO at American Electric Power, sold 6,059 shares at $52.73 on May 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President, COO owned 2,450 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 71.21% with the 6,059-share transaction.

Feinberg David Matthew, who is Executive Vice President at American Electric Power, sold 7,683 shares at $53.28 on May 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 7,683-share transaction.

Welch Dennis E, who is Exective Vice President at American Electric Power, sold 24,485 shares at $53.23 on May 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the Exective Vice President owned 1 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 24,485-share transaction.

McCullough Mark C, who is Executive Vice President at American Electric Power, sold 2,050 shares at $52.80 on May 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 2,286 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 47.28% with the 2,050-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $53.27, up $0.47, or 0.88% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for American Electric Power go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,973
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,973
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 5,973

The average volume for American Electric Power has been 3.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. American Electric Power has a market cap of $25.8 billion and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are up 14.46% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

American Electric Power Company, Inc., a public utility holding company, is engaged in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity for sale to retail and wholesale customers. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.78%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.4. Currently, there are 9 analysts who rate American Electric Power a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates American Electric Power as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, good cash flow from operations, increase in stock price during the past year and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full American Electric Power Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Boeing (BA) - FREE Research Report

Downey Thomas J, who is SVP, Communications at Boeing, sold 2,912 shares at $131.25 on May 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP, Communications owned 60,048 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.63% with the 2,912-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $130.96, down $0.29, or 0.22% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Boeing go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 28,235
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 42,364
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 42,364

The average volume for Boeing has been 4.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Boeing has a market cap of $95.4 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and aerospace/defense industry. Shares are down 4.5% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

The Boeing Company, together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, sells, services, and supports commercial jetliners, military aircraft, satellites, missile defense, human space flight, and launch systems and services worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.23%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.6. Currently, there are 14 analysts who rate Boeing a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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

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Boston Properties (BXP) - FREE Research Report

Linde Douglas T, who is President at Boston Properties, sold 20,000 shares at $117.24 on May 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the President owned 175,709 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 10.22% with the 20,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $118.91, up $1.67, or 1.4% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Boston Properties go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares bought: 9,002
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,856

The average volume for Boston Properties has been 790,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Boston Properties has a market cap of $17.9 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 18.26% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Boston Properties, Inc., a real estate investment trust (REIT), together with its subsidiaries, engages in the ownership and development of office properties. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.22%. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.9. Currently, there are 10 analysts who rate Boston Properties a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Boston Properties as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, compelling growth in net income, notable return on equity, increase in stock price during the past year and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Boston Properties Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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