Insider Trading Alert - AAPL, CBOE And CMA Traded By Insiders

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Friday, May 30, 2014, 127 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $34.87 to $852,403,612.06.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Apple (AAPL) - FREE Research Report

Riccio Daniel J., who is Senior Vice President at Apple, sold 613 shares at $626.41 on May 30, 2014. Following this transaction, the Senior Vice President owned 1,226 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 33.33% with the 613-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $631.60, up $5.19, or 0.82% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Apple go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 867
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,547
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 13,259

The average volume for Apple has been 9.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Apple has a market cap of $547.3 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are up 13.25% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Apple Inc. and its wholly-owned subsidiaries design, manufacture, and market mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.07%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.1. Currently, there are 30 analysts who rate Apple a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Apple 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, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. 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 Apple Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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CBOE Holdings (CBOE) - FREE Research Report

Brodsky William J, who is Chairman at CBOE Holdings, sold 25,655 shares at $50.24 on May 30, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chairman owned 303,178 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.8% with the 25,655-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $50.83, up $0.59, or 1.16% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for CBOE Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,856
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 35,451
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 35,451

The average volume for CBOE Holdings has been 634,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. CBOE Holdings has a market cap of $4.4 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 2.62% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

CBOE Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates markets for the trading of listed, or exchange-traded, derivatives contracts. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.42%. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.4. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate CBOE Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates CBOE Holdings 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, notable return on equity, reasonable valuation levels and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full CBOE Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Comerica (CMA) - FREE Research Report

Obermeyer Paul R, who is Executive Vice President at Comerica, sold 21,757 shares at $47.05 on May 30, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 38,902 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 35.87% with the 21,757-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $47.89, up $0.84, or 1.75% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Comerica go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,737
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,737
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 27,587

The average volume for Comerica has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Comerica has a market cap of $8.6 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 0.93% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Comerica Incorporated, through its subsidiaries, provides financial products and services. The company operates in three segments: Business Bank, Retail Bank, and Wealth Management. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.7%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.3. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Comerica a buy, 4 analysts rate it a sell, and 15 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Comerica as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, expanding profit margins, solid stock price performance and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Comerica Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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