Insider Trading Alert - EMR, VLO And DAL Traded By Insiders

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Friday, May 9, 2014, 125 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $100.22 to $218,339,502.68.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Emerson Electric (EMR) - FREE Research Report

Golden Arthur F, who is Director at Emerson Electric, bought 3,000 shares at $67.12 on May 9, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 49,476 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.45% with the 3,000-share transaction.

Stephenson Randall L, who is Director at Emerson Electric, bought 7,455 shares at $67.06 on May 9, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 30,279 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 32.66% with the 7,455-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $67.97, up $0.91, or 1.34% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Emerson Electric go as follows:

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

The average volume for Emerson Electric has been 3.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Emerson Electric has a market cap of $47.2 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are down 4.36% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Emerson Electric Co., a diversified technology company, designs and supplies products and technology, and delivers engineering services and solutions to the industrial, commercial, and consumer markets worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.56%. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.6. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Emerson Electric a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 12 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Emerson Electric as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its expanding profit margins, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity 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 Emerson Electric Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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