Insider Trading Alert - COLM, HURN And ARCB Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 14, 2014, 169 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $109.00 to $76,434,960.75.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Columbia Sportswear (COLM) - FREE Research Report

Bany Sarah, who is Director at Columbia Sportswear, sold 32,345 shares at $85.91 on May 14, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 1.2 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.53% with the 32,345-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $83.24, down $2.67, or 3.2% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Columbia Sportswear go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 37,438
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 37,438
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 37,438

The average volume for Columbia Sportswear has been 119,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Columbia Sportswear has a market cap of $3.0 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 7.62% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Columbia Sportswear Company designs, sources, markets, and distributes active outdoor apparel, footwear, accessories, and equipment in the United States, Latin America, the Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Canada. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.31%. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.0. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Columbia Sportswear a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Columbia Sportswear 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, solid stock price performance, increase in net income and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Columbia Sportswear Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Huron Consulting Group (HURN) - FREE Research Report

Roth James H, who is CEO and President at Huron Consulting Group, sold 7,500 shares at $67.38 on May 14, 2014. Following this transaction, the CEO and President owned 204,403 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.54% with the 7,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $64.26, down $3.12, or 4.85% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Huron Consulting Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 14,852
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 14,852
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 19,852

The average volume for Huron Consulting Group has been 195,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Huron Consulting Group has a market cap of $1.6 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 4.34% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Huron Consulting Group Inc. provides operational and financial consulting services in the United States. It operates in five segments: Huron Healthcare, Huron Legal, Huron Education and Life Sciences, Huron Business Advisory, and All Other. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.2. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate Huron Consulting Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Huron Consulting Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity, attractive valuation levels and expanding profit margins. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Huron Consulting Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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ArcBest (ARCB) - FREE Research Report

Morton J Lavon, who is SVP-Tax & Chief Audit Exec at ArcBest, sold 5,000 shares at $41.90 on May 14, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP-Tax & Chief Audit Exec owned 55,491 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.27% with the 5,000-share transaction.

Ingram James A, who is ABF Logistics President(1) at ArcBest, sold 4,606 shares at $41.56 on May 14, 2014. Following this transaction, the ABF Logistics President(1) owned 35,500 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.48% with the 4,606-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $40.40, down $1.16, or 2.86% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for ArcBest go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2,624

The average volume for ArcBest has been 331,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. ArcBest has a market cap of $1.1 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 21.76% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

ArcBest Corporation provides freight transportation services and integrated logistics solutions worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.29%. The company has a P/E ratio of 46.2. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate ArcBest a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates ArcBest 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, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full ArcBest Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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