Insider Trading Alert - MU, O And HTWR 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:

Micron Technology (MU) - FREE Research Report

Switz Robert E, who is Director at Micron Technology, sold 25,000 shares at $27.11 on May 9, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 127,709 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 16.37% with the 25,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $27.36, up $0.25, or 0.93% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Micron Technology go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 272,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 314,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 697,492

The average volume for Micron Technology has been 31.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Micron Technology has a market cap of $28.8 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 23.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Micron Technology, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets semiconductor solutions worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.4. Currently, there are 11 analysts who rate Micron Technology a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Micron Technology as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and notable return on equity. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Micron Technology Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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