Insider Trading Alert - TIF, GBX And OXY Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 28, 2014, 121 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $341.00 to $1,468,820,910.70.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Tiffany (TIF) - FREE Research Report

Barresi John S, who is Vp-Contrlr Princ. Acctg. Off at Tiffany, sold 534 shares at $96.31 on May 28, 2014. Following this transaction, the Vp-Contrlr Princ. Acctg. Off owned 3,797 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.33% with the 534-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $98.17, up $1.86, or 1.9% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Tiffany go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 745
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,770
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,770

The average volume for Tiffany has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Tiffany has a market cap of $12.6 billion and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are up 5.39% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Tiffany & Co., through its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and retails jewelry worldwide. The company operates through Americas, Asia-Pacific, Japan, Europe, and Other segments. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.55%. The company has a P/E ratio of 56.6. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Tiffany a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Tiffany as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, solid stock price performance and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Tiffany Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Greenbrier Companies (GBX) - FREE Research Report

Centurion Alejandro, who is President N. Amer. Mfg. Oprtns at Greenbrier Companies, sold 800 shares at $56.40 on May 28, 2014. Following this transaction, the President N. Amer. Mfg. Oprtns owned 40,491 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.94% with the 800-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $55.07, down $1.33, or 2.42% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Greenbrier Companies go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,308
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 8,921
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 32,921

The average volume for Greenbrier Companies has been 595,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Greenbrier Companies has a market cap of $1.5 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 68.73% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets railroad freight car equipment in North America and Europe. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.44%. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate Greenbrier Companies a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Greenbrier Companies 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, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Greenbrier Companies Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Occidental Petroleum (OXY) - FREE Research Report

Feick John E, who is Director at Occidental Petroleum, sold 10,000 shares at $96.70 on May 28, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 42,790 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 18.94% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $99.13, up $2.43, or 2.45% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Occidental Petroleum go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 15,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 17,000

The average volume for Occidental Petroleum has been 3.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Occidental Petroleum has a market cap of $76.6 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 4.15% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Occidental Petroleum Corporation is engaged in the acquisition, exploration, and development of oil and gas properties in the United States and internationally. The company operates in three segments: Oil and Gas; Chemical; and Midstream, Marketing and Other. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.96%. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.2. Currently, there are 11 analysts who rate Occidental Petroleum a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Occidental Petroleum as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income, expanding profit margins, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Occidental Petroleum Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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