Insider Trading Alert - SYK, DRE And PCG 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:

Stryker Corporation (SYK) - FREE Research Report

Parfet William U, who is Director at Stryker Corporation, sold 2,062 shares at $80.10 on May 16, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 272,119 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.75% with the 2,062-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $80.17, up $0.07, or 0.09% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Stryker Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 17,100
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 18,889
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 22,564

The average volume for Stryker Corporation has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Stryker Corporation has a market cap of $30.0 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 6.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Stryker Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a medical technology company. The company operates in three segments: Reconstructive, MedSurg, and Neurotechnology and Spine. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.54%. The company has a P/E ratio of 39.2. Currently, there are 13 analysts who rate Stryker Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Stryker Corporation 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, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Stryker Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Duke Realty (DRE) - FREE Research Report

Szymanczyk Michael E, who is Director at Duke Realty, bought 10,000 shares at $17.53 on May 16, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 10,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $17.41, down $0.12, or 0.69% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Duke Realty go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 25,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 30,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 30,000

The average volume for Duke Realty has been 2.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Duke Realty has a market cap of $5.7 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 16.36% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Duke Realty Corporation operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT) in the United States. It offers leasing, property and asset management, development, construction, build-to-suit, and other tenant-related services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.94%. The company has a P/E ratio of 1726.0. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate Duke Realty a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Duke Realty as a hold. Among the primary strengths of the company is its respectable return on equity which we feel is likely to continue. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, unimpressive growth in net income and poor profit margins. Get the full Duke Realty Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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PG&E (PCG) - FREE Research Report

Johns Christopher P, who is Pres. Pacific Gas and Electric at PG&E, sold 5,234 shares at $43.78 on May 16, 2014. Following this transaction, the Pres. Pacific Gas and Electric owned 19,155 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 21.46% with the 5,234-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $43.52, down $0.26, or 0.6% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for PG&E go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,041
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 6,041
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 6,041

The average volume for PG&E has been 3.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. PG&E has a market cap of $20.3 billion and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are up 8.34% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

PG&E Corporation, through its subsidiary, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, transmits, delivers, and sells electricity and natural gas to customers primarily in northern and central California. It serves approximately 15 million customers. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.17%. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.6. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate PG&E a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates PG&E as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full PG&E Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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