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Yesterday, May 8, 2014, 131 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $460.00 to $19,915,560.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Everest Re Group (RE) - FREE Research Report

Phelan John P, who is Director at Everest Re Group, sold 925 shares at $159.09 on May 8, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 5,254 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.97% with the 925-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $158.04, down $1.05, or 0.66% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Everest Re Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 14,183
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 14,183
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 14,183

The average volume for Everest Re Group has been 399,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Everest Re Group has a market cap of $8.3 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 2.54% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Everest Re Group, Ltd., through its subsidiaries, provides reinsurance and insurance products. It operates through the U.S. Reinsurance, Insurance, International, Bermuda, and Mt. Logan Re segments. The U.S. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.87%. The company has a P/E ratio of 6.6. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Everest Re Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Everest Re Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity, good cash flow from operations 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 Everest Re Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Vornado Realty (VNO) - FREE Research Report

Minutoli Robert, who is EVP - Retail at Vornado Realty, bought 1,000 shares at $105.04 on May 8, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP - Retail owned 4,035 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 32.95% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $105.31, up $0.27, or 0.26% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Vornado Realty go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 25,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 25,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 25,000

The average volume for Vornado Realty has been 931,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Vornado Realty has a market cap of $19.7 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 18.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Vornado Realty Trust is a publicly owned real estate investment trust. The firm invests in the real estate markets of the United States. It makes investments in commercial real estate properties to create its portfolio. The firm was formerly known as Vornado Inc. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.78%. The company has a P/E ratio of 1168.9. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Vornado Realty a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Vornado Realty as a buy. Among the primary strengths of the company is its solid stock performance, considering both the consistency and magnitude of the price movement over time. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Vornado Realty Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Quicksilver Resources (KWK) - FREE Research Report

Spo Advisory Corp, who is 10% Owner at Quicksilver Resources, sold 7.4 million shares at $2.71 on May 8, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 17.6 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 29.42% with the 7.4 million-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $2.54, down $0.17, or 6.68% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Quicksilver Resources go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 20,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 35,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 70,000

The average volume for Quicksilver Resources has been 3.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Quicksilver Resources has a market cap of $460.7 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 20.52% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Quicksilver Resources Inc., an independent oil and gas company, is engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development, production, and sale of natural gas, natural gas liquids, and oil in North America. The company has a P/E ratio of 2.8. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Quicksilver Resources a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Quicksilver Resources as a sell. Among the areas we feel are negative, one of the most important has been weak operating cash flow. Get the full Quicksilver Resources Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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