Insider Trading Alert - CHTR, FNB And DV 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:

Charter Communications (CHTR) - FREE Research Report

Bickham John, who is EVP/Chief Operating Officer at Charter Communications, sold 38,616 shares at $137.34 on May 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP/Chief Operating Officer owned 116,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 24.98% with the 38,616-share transaction.

Liberty Media Corp, who is 10% Owner at Charter Communications, bought 896,845 shares at $138.79 on May 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 27.8 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.34% with the 896,845-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $139.00, up $0.21, or 0.15% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Charter Communications go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,407
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,407
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,407

The average volume for Charter Communications has been 1.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Charter Communications has a market cap of $15.0 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are up 2.02% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Charter Communications, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides entertainment, information, and communications solutions to residential and commercial customers in the United States. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Charter Communications a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Charter Communications as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk and poor profit margins. Get the full Charter Communications Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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F N B (FNB) - FREE Research Report

Stanik John S, who is Director at F N B, bought 4,350 shares at $12.10 on May 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 13,283 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 48.69% with the 4,350-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $12.38, up $0.28, or 2.26% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for F N B go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,100
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,950
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,100
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 12,950
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 17,700
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 12,950

The average volume for F N B has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. F N B has a market cap of $2.0 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are down 3.72% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

F.N.B. Corporation, a financial holding company, provides various financial services to consumers and small- to medium-sized businesses primarily in Pennsylvania, eastern Ohio, and northern West Virginia. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.01%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.4. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate F N B a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates F N B as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income, expanding profit margins, reasonable valuation levels 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 F N B Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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DeVry Education Group (DV) - FREE Research Report

Taylor Ronald L, who is Senior Advisor/Director at DeVry Education Group, sold 5,000 shares at $45.08 on May 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the Senior Advisor/Director owned 990,631 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.5% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $45.12, up $0.04, or 0.09% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for DeVry Education Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 38,052
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 104,138
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 106,990

The average volume for DeVry Education Group has been 621,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. DeVry Education Group has a market cap of $2.8 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 26.76% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

DeVry Education Group Inc. provides educational services worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.77%. The company has a P/E ratio of 30.8. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate DeVry Education Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates DeVry Education Group as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, 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 disappointing return on equity. Get the full DeVry Education Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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