Insider Trading Alert - EFX, TRLA And CAR Traded By Insiders

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Friday, May 16, 2014, 187 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $500.00 to $632,004,766.20.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Equifax (EFX) - FREE Research Report

Templeton Mark B, who is Director at Equifax, bought 3,500 shares at $70.33 on May 16, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 6,800 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 106.06% with the 3,500-share transaction.

Webb David, who is Cio at Equifax, sold 5,998 shares at $70.80 on May 16, 2014. Following this transaction, the Cio owned 30,190 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 16.57% with the 5,998-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $70.71, down $0.09, or 0.13% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Equifax go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 4,500

The average volume for Equifax has been 644,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Equifax has a market cap of $8.6 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 2.37% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Equifax Inc. provides information solutions and human resources business process outsourcing services for businesses, governments, and consumers. The company's U.S. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.42%. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.2. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Equifax a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Equifax as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in stock price during the past year, expanding profit margins 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 Equifax Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Trulia (TRLA) - FREE Research Report

Flint Peter, who is Chief Executive Officer at Trulia, sold 1,200 shares at $32.72 on May 16, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 1.4 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.08% with the 1,200-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $35.40, up $2.68, or 7.56% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Trulia go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 65,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 217,389
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 469,146

The average volume for Trulia has been 1.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Trulia has a market cap of $1.2 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are down 5.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Trulia, Inc. provides tools to research homes and neighborhoods for consumers through Web and mobile applications. The company, through its tools, also enables real estate professionals to market their listings. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Trulia a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Trulia as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full Trulia Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Avis Budget Group (CAR) - FREE Research Report

Sweeney Stender E, who is Director at Avis Budget Group, sold 494 shares at $55.32 on May 16, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 494-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $56.03, up $0.71, or 1.27% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Avis Budget Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,380
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,480
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,480

The average volume for Avis Budget Group has been 2.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Avis Budget Group has a market cap of $5.8 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 36.47% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Avis Budget Group, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides car and truck rentals, car sharing, and ancillary services to businesses and consumers worldwide. The company has three segments: North America, International, and Truck Rental. The company has a P/E ratio of 90.3. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Avis Budget Group a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Avis Budget Group as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and increase in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the growth in the company's earnings per share has not been good. Get the full Avis Budget Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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