Insider Trading Alert - ACC, MTDR And TOL Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, June 2, 2014, 92 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $256.46 to $6,915,950.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

American Campus Communities (ACC) - FREE Research Report

Wills Jason R, who is SVP On-Campus Development at American Campus Communities, sold 1,889 shares at $38.75 on June 2, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP On-Campus Development owned 12,979 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.71% with the 1,889-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $39.08, up $0.33, or 0.84% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for American Campus Communities go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 572
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,765
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 572
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,765
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 822
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2,765

The average volume for American Campus Communities has been 578,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. American Campus Communities has a market cap of $4.1 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 21.45% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

American Campus Communities, Inc. is an independent equity real estate investment trust. The firm invests in the real estate markets of the United States. It primarily engages in developing, owning, and managing high-quality student housing communities. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.91%. The company has a P/E ratio of 80.9. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate American Campus Communities a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates American Campus Communities as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, compelling growth in net income and reasonable valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and poor profit margins. Get the full American Campus Communities Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Matador Resources (MTDR) - FREE Research Report

Adams Craig N, who is EVP - Land & Legal at Matador Resources, bought 1,000 shares at $25.00 on June 2, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP - Land & Legal owned 40,471 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 2.53% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $24.96, down $0.04, or 0.16% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Matador Resources go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 8,500
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 8,500
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 8,500

The average volume for Matador Resources has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Matador Resources has a market cap of $1.6 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 34.07% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Matador Resources Company, an independent energy company, acquires, explores, develops, and produces oil and natural gas resources in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.1. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Matador Resources a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Matador Resources as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Matador Resources Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Toll Brothers (TOL) - FREE Research Report

Braemer Richard J, who is Director at Toll Brothers, sold 15,000 shares at $36.17 on June 2, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 167,147 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.24% with the 15,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $36.06, down $0.11, or 0.32% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Toll Brothers go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 100,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 100,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 407,180

The average volume for Toll Brothers has been 2.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Toll Brothers has a market cap of $6.4 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are down 2.16% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Toll Brothers, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, builds, markets, and arranges finance for detached and attached homes in luxury residential communities in the Unites States. It is also involved in building and selling homes in urban infill markets. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.9. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate Toll Brothers a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Toll Brothers as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, increase in net income, growth in earnings per share, 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 has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Toll Brothers Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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