Insider Trading Alert - KMI, RCL And DV Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 12, 2014, 142 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $463.50 to $302,316,738.76.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Kinder Morgan (KMI) - FREE Research Report

Kinder Richard D, who is Chairman and CEO at Kinder Morgan, bought 100,000 shares at $32.36 on May 12, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chairman and CEO owned 232.0 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.04% with the 100,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $32.42, up $0.06, or 0.18% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Kinder Morgan go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 210,165
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1.1 million

The average volume for Kinder Morgan has been 6.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Kinder Morgan has a market cap of $33.0 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 10.06% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Kinder Morgan, Inc. operates as a midstream and energy company in North America. It operates through Natural Gas Pipelines, CO2 KMP, Products Pipelines KMP, Terminals KMP, Kinder Morgan Canada KMP, and Other segments. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 5.23%. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.0. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Kinder Morgan a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Kinder Morgan as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Kinder Morgan Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Royal Caribbean Cruises (RCL) - FREE Research Report

Bayley Michael W, who is Pres & CEO, Celebrity Cruises at Royal Caribbean Cruises, sold 2,633 shares at $52.58 on May 12, 2014. Following this transaction, the Pres & CEO, Celebrity Cruises owned 53,563 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.69% with the 2,633-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $52.27, down $0.31, or 0.6% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Royal Caribbean Cruises go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 904
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,357
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 85,911

The average volume for Royal Caribbean Cruises has been 1.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Royal Caribbean Cruises has a market cap of $11.4 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 10.92% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Royal Caribbean Cruises, Ltd. operates as a cruise company worldwide. It owns six cruise brands comprising Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises, Pullmantur, Azamara Club Cruises, CDF Croisieres de France, and TUI Cruises. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.95%. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.9. Currently, there are 11 analysts who rate Royal Caribbean Cruises a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Royal Caribbean Cruises as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Royal Caribbean Cruises Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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DeVry Education Group (DV) - FREE Research Report

Taylor Ronald L, who is Senior Advisor/Director at DeVry Education Group, sold 1,800 shares at $45.15 on May 12, 2014. Following this transaction, the Senior Advisor/Director owned 988,831 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.18% with the 1,800-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $44.47, down $0.68, or 1.53% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for DeVry Education Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 43,052
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 109,138
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 111,990

The average volume for DeVry Education Group has been 615,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. DeVry Education Group has a market cap of $2.8 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 25.21% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

DeVry Education Group Inc. provides educational services worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.77%. The company has a P/E ratio of 30.6. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate DeVry Education Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates DeVry Education Group as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. Get the full DeVry Education Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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