Insider Trading Alert - DXPE, CMI And MNTA Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 19, 2014, 147 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $80.88 to $19,640,406.96.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

DXP (DXPE) - FREE Research Report

Vinson David C, who is Sr. V.P. at DXP, bought 2,000 shares at $65.21 on May 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the Sr. V.P. owned 15,432 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.89% with the 2,000-share transaction.

Wick Stephen Norbert, who is VP Controller at DXP, bought 500 shares at $65.78 on May 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP Controller owned 1,042 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 92.25% with the 500-share transaction.

Jeffery John Jay, who is Svp at DXP, bought 1,100 shares at $66.43 on May 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the Svp owned 11,665 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 10.41% with the 1,100-share transaction.

Hamlin Todd, who is Sr. Vice President at DXP, bought 300 shares at $65.58 on May 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the Sr. Vice President owned 18,633 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.64% with the 300-share transaction.

Yee Kent Nee Hung, who is Sr. Vice President at DXP, bought 150 shares at $64.79 on May 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the Sr. Vice President owned 18,136 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.83% with the 150-share transaction.

Crane Wayne, who is Sr Vp Cio at DXP, bought 1,000 shares at $65.04 on May 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the Sr Vp Cio owned 3,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 50% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $66.24, up $1.20, or 1.81% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for DXP go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 11,979
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 11,979
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 600
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 103,391

The average volume for DXP has been 160,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. DXP has a market cap of $968.2 million and is part of the services sector and wholesale industry. Shares are down 43.13% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

DXP Enterprises, Inc. is engaged in distributing maintenance, repair, and operating (MRO) products, equipment, and services to industrial customers in the United States. It operates through three segments: Service Centers, Supply Chain Services, and Innovative Pumping Solutions. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.4. Currently, there are no analysts who rate DXP a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates DXP as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations 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 DXP Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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