Insider Trading Alert - AFOP, ACAS And TRLA Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 29, 2014, 124 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $783.36 to $53,794,125.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Alliance Fiber Optic Products (AFOP) - FREE Research Report

Chang Peter C, who is Chairman, President and CEO at Alliance Fiber Optic Products, sold 203,332 shares at $21.06 on May 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chairman, President and CEO owned 1.5 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.12% with the 203,332-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $21.70, up $0.64, or 2.94% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Alliance Fiber Optic Products go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 201,350
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 474,444
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 486,444

The average volume for Alliance Fiber Optic Products has been 744,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Alliance Fiber Optic Products has a market cap of $400.3 million and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 48.24% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Alliance Fiber Optic Products, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets various fiber optic components and integrated modules for communications equipment manufacturers and service providers in North America, Europe, and Asia. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.69%. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.4. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Alliance Fiber Optic Products a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Alliance Fiber Optic Products as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Alliance Fiber Optic Products Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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American Capital (ACAS) - FREE Research Report

Erickson John R, who is CFO and Pres., Structured Fin. at American Capital, sold 1,593 shares at $14.67 on May 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the CFO and Pres., Structured Fin. owned 367,126 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.43% with the 1,593-share transaction.

Wagner Ira, who is Pres., European Priv Fin at American Capital, sold 1,998 shares at $14.67 on May 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the Pres., European Priv Fin owned 107,358 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.83% with the 1,998-share transaction.

Obrien Gordon, who is Pres., Specialty Fin. & Ops. at American Capital, sold 1,348 shares at $14.67 on May 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the Pres., Specialty Fin. & Ops. owned 302,603 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.44% with the 1,348-share transaction.

Winn Darin, who is Senior Vice President at American Capital, sold 1,010 shares at $14.67 on May 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the Senior Vice President owned 324,678 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.31% with the 1,010-share transaction.

Flax Samuel Allan, who is EVP, GC and Secretary at American Capital, sold 341 shares at $14.67 on May 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP, GC and Secretary owned 400,405 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.09% with the 341-share transaction.

Graff Brian, who is Senior Vice President at American Capital, sold 2,407 shares at $14.67 on May 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the Senior Vice President owned 129,651 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.82% with the 2,407-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $14.76, up $0.09, or 0.61% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for American Capital go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,150
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 15,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 135,282
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 15,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 336,341

The average volume for American Capital has been 2.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. American Capital has a market cap of $3.9 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 5.05% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

American Capital, Ltd. is a private equity and venture capital firm specializing in management and employee buyouts, subordinated debt, leveraged finance, mezzanine, acquisition, recapitalization, middle market, early venture, mature, industry consolidation, and growth capital investments. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate American Capital a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates American Capital as a hold. The company's strongest point has been its expanding profit margins. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full American Capital Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Trulia (TRLA) - FREE Research Report

Gouw Ranzetta Theresia, who is Director at Trulia, sold 1,222 shares at $38.65 on May 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 7,454 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.08% with the 1,222-share transaction.

Inkinen Sami, who is Director at Trulia, sold 4,000 shares at $41.00 on May 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 714,403 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.56% with the 4,000-share transaction.

Waldorf Gregory, who is Director at Trulia, sold 910 shares at $40.15 on May 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 910-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $38.92, down $1.23, or 3.16% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Trulia go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 93,104
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 242,602
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 501,027

The average volume for Trulia has been 1.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Trulia has a market cap of $1.5 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are up 13.44% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

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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