Insider Trading Alert - CMLP, XRX And TXRH Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, 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:

Crestwood Midstream Partners (CMLP) - FREE Research Report

Sherman John J, who is Director at Crestwood Midstream Partners, sold 2,502 shares at $22.00 on May 9, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 214,705 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.15% with the 2,502-share transaction.

Lumpkins David, who is Director at Crestwood Midstream Partners, bought 10,000 shares at $21.92 on May 9, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 34,127 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 41.45% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $22.91, up $0.99, or 4.32% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Crestwood Midstream Partners go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,627
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,627
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,627

The average volume for Crestwood Midstream Partners has been 963,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Crestwood Midstream Partners has a market cap of $4.3 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry.

Crestwood Midstream Partners LP is engaged in the gathering, processing, treating, compression, storage, and transportation of natural gas; storage and transportation of natural gas liquids (NGLs); and gathering, storage, and terminalling of crude oil in the United States.

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Xerox Corporation (XRX) - FREE Research Report

De Lima Armando Zagalo, who is Executive Vice President at Xerox Corporation, sold 29,317 shares at $12.00 on May 9, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 226,118 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.48% with the 29,317-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $11.99, down $0.01, or 0.08% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Xerox Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 369,900
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 369,900
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 616,401

The average volume for Xerox Corporation has been 11.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Xerox Corporation has a market cap of $13.9 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 2.71% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Xerox Corporation provides business process and document management solutions worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.1%. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.8. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Xerox Corporation a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Xerox Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, attractive valuation levels, good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Xerox Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Texas Roadhouse (TXRH) - FREE Research Report

Moore Gregory N, who is Director at Texas Roadhouse, bought 320 shares at $24.27 on May 9, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 51,820 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.62% with the 320-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $24.75, up $0.48, or 1.94% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Texas Roadhouse go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 30,992
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 30,992
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 30,992

The average volume for Texas Roadhouse has been 621,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Texas Roadhouse has a market cap of $1.7 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are down 12.77% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Texas Roadhouse, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates a full-service casual dining restaurant chain. The company operates its restaurants primarily under the Texas Roadhouse name, as well as sells franchises its restaurants. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.47%. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.5. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Texas Roadhouse a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 13 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Texas Roadhouse as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Texas Roadhouse Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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