Insider Trading Alert - CTB, GHC And ICUI Traded By Insiders

Editor's Note: Any reference to TheStreet Ratings and its underlying recommendation does not reflect the opinion of TheStreet, Inc. or any of its contributors including Jim Cramer or Stephanie Link.

Yesterday, May 13, 2014, 182 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $100.00 to $2,715,292,313,281.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Cooper Tire & Rubber (CTB) - FREE Research Report

Shuey John H, who is Director at Cooper Tire & Rubber, sold 2,000 shares at $27.73 on May 13, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $28.00, up $0.27, or 0.95% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cooper Tire & Rubber go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,547
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 12,547
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 12,547

The average volume for Cooper Tire & Rubber has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Cooper Tire & Rubber has a market cap of $1.8 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 18.09% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Cooper Tire & Rubber Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets replacement tires worldwide. It operates in two segments, North American Tire Operations and International Tire Operations. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.51%. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.7. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Cooper Tire & Rubber a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on CTB - FREE

TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cooper Tire & Rubber as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Cooper Tire & Rubber Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more.

Graham Holdings (GHC) - FREE Research Report

Goldberg David Bruce, who is Director at Graham Holdings, bought 1,000 shares at $664.88 on May 13, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 1,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $714.73, up $49.85, or 6.97% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Graham Holdings go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,992
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,992

The average volume for Graham Holdings has been 31,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Graham Holdings has a market cap of $4.4 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 5.68% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Graham Holdings Company, through its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified education and media company worldwide. It operates in three segments: Kaplan Higher Education (KHE), Kaplan Test Preparation (KTP), and Kaplan International. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.46%. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.2.

Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on GHC - FREE

STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more.

ICU Medical (ICUI) - FREE Research Report

Saucedo Joseph R, who is Director at ICU Medical, sold 900 shares at $59.44 on May 13, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 940 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 48.91% with the 900-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $59.34, down $0.10, or 0.17% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for ICU Medical go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 30,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 30,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 7,693
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 30,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 11,332

The average volume for ICU Medical has been 154,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. ICU Medical has a market cap of $914.4 million and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are down 6.59% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

ICU Medical, Inc. develops, manufactures, and sells medical devices used in infusion therapy, oncology, and critical care applications. It operates in three segments: Infusion Therapy, Critical Care, and Oncology. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.1. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate ICU Medical a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on ICUI - FREE

TheStreet Quant Ratings rates ICU Medical 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, reasonable valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. Get the full ICU Medical Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more.

null

More from Markets

Dow and S&P 500 Finish Higher Amid Strong Corporate Earnings

Dow and S&P 500 Finish Higher Amid Strong Corporate Earnings

Veteran Foreign Affairs Expert Ian Bremmer Reveals How to Price Political Risk

Veteran Foreign Affairs Expert Ian Bremmer Reveals How to Price Political Risk

Investors Shouldn't Be Worried About Trump's Trade Tariffs: Ian Bremmer

Investors Shouldn't Be Worried About Trump's Trade Tariffs: Ian Bremmer

3 Hot Reads From TheStreet's Top Premium Columnists

3 Hot Reads From TheStreet's Top Premium Columnists

NYSE Suspends Trading for Some Shares of Nasdaq-Listed Amazon, Alphabet

NYSE Suspends Trading for Some Shares of Nasdaq-Listed Amazon, Alphabet