Insider Trading Alert - EME, MPWR And JBHT Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 15, 2014, 142 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $600.00 to $30,330,507.50.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

EMCOR Group (EME) - FREE Research Report

Macinnis Frank T, who is Director at EMCOR Group, sold 75,000 shares at $46.18 on May 15, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 183,998 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 28.96% with the 75,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $44.43, down $1.75, or 3.93% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for EMCOR Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 80,720
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 173,464
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 219,764

The average volume for EMCOR Group has been 359,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. EMCOR Group has a market cap of $3.0 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 4.59% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

EMCOR Group, Inc. provides electrical and mechanical construction and facilities services to commercial, industrial, utility, and institutional customers in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.71%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.6. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate EMCOR Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates EMCOR Group 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, increase in net income, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full EMCOR Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Monolithic Power Systems (MPWR) - FREE Research Report

Moyer James C, who is Director at Monolithic Power Systems, sold 17,000 shares at $37.22 on May 15, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 36,783 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 31.61% with the 17,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $36.96, down $0.26, or 0.69% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Monolithic Power Systems go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 58,238
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 189,061
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 339,425

The average volume for Monolithic Power Systems has been 335,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Monolithic Power Systems has a market cap of $1.4 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 6.75% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Monolithic Power Systems, Inc., a fabless semiconductor company, designs, develops, and markets analog and mixed-signal semiconductors for storage and computing, consumer electronics, communications, and industrial/automotive markets. The company has a P/E ratio of 49.8. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate Monolithic Power Systems a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Monolithic Power Systems 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 solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full Monolithic Power Systems Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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JB Hunt Transport Services (JBHT) - FREE Research Report

Garrison Earl Wayne, who is Director at JB Hunt Transport Services, sold 89,210 shares at $77.20 on May 15, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 3.0 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.89% with the 89,210-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $77.01, down $0.19, or 0.25% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for JB Hunt Transport Services go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 11,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 28,942

The average volume for JB Hunt Transport Services has been 955,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. JB Hunt Transport Services has a market cap of $9.0 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are down 0.43% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides transportation and delivery services in the continental United States, Canada, and Mexico. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.04%. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.1. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate JB Hunt Transport Services a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates JB Hunt Transport Services 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 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 JB Hunt Transport Services Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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