Insider Trading Alert - PENN, CTXS And SHOO Traded By Insiders

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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:

Penn National Gaming (PENN) - FREE Research Report

Wilmott Timothy J, who is President & CEO at Penn National Gaming, bought 50,000 shares at $10.74 on May 8, 2014. Following this transaction, the President & CEO owned 188,623 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 36.07% with the 50,000-share transaction.

Reibstein Saul, who is Sr. Vp/ Cfo at Penn National Gaming, bought 5,000 shares at $10.53 on May 8, 2014. Following this transaction, the Sr. Vp/ Cfo owned 7,800 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 178.57% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $11.08, up $0.55, or 4.96% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Penn National Gaming go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 451
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 780
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 451
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 16,717
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 951
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 16,717

The average volume for Penn National Gaming has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Penn National Gaming has a market cap of $848.8 million and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are down 22.19% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Penn National Gaming, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, owns and manages gaming and pari-mutuel properties in the United States and Canada. The company is involved in gaming on slot machines and table games. It operates through three segments: Midwest, East/West, and Southern Plains. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1%. Currently, there are 9 analysts who rate Penn National Gaming a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Penn National Gaming as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full Penn National Gaming Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Citrix Systems (CTXS) - FREE Research Report

Daheb Steve, who is Svp & Cmo at Citrix Systems, sold 7,200 shares at $59.31 on May 8, 2014. Following this transaction, the Svp & Cmo owned 39,241 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 15.5% with the 7,200-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $59.81, up $0.50, or 0.84% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Citrix Systems go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 832
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 832
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 832

The average volume for Citrix Systems has been 3.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Citrix Systems has a market cap of $9.9 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 4.98% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Citrix Systems, Inc. provides virtualization, networking, and cloud infrastructure solutions worldwide. The company operates in two divisions, Enterprise and Service Provider, and SaaS division. The company has a P/E ratio of 33.8. Currently, there are 13 analysts who rate Citrix Systems a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Citrix Systems as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full Citrix Systems Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Steven Madden (SHOO) - FREE Research Report

Madden Steven, who is 10% Owner at Steven Madden, sold 100,000 shares at $33.65 on May 8, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 2.0 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.86% with the 100,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $33.01, down $0.64, or 1.94% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Steven Madden go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,985
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 15,985
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 15,985

The average volume for Steven Madden has been 534,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Steven Madden has a market cap of $2.2 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are down 10.11% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Steven Madden, Ltd. designs, sources, markets, and sells fashion-forward name brand and private label footwear for women, men, and children. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.4. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Steven Madden a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Steven Madden as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Steven Madden Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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