Insider Trading Alert - VNTV, TPLM And RFMD Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, June 3, 2014, 107 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $420.42 to $5,791,625.60.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Vantiv (VNTV) - FREE Research Report

Heimbouch Mark L, who is Chief Financial Officer at Vantiv, sold 25,000 shares at $30.95 on June 3, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 266,185 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.59% with the 25,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $31.03, up $0.08, or 0.27% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Vantiv go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 100,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 125,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 19.0 million

The average volume for Vantiv has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Vantiv has a market cap of $4.4 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 4.75% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Vantiv, Inc. provides electronic integrated payment processing services in the United States. It operates in two segments, Merchant Services and Financial Institution Services. The company has a P/E ratio of 35.8. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Vantiv a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Vantiv as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Vantiv Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Triangle Petroleum (TPLM) - FREE Research Report

Hill Peter J, who is Director at Triangle Petroleum, sold 10,000 shares at $10.04 on June 3, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 344,684 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.82% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $9.95, down $0.09, or 0.9% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Triangle Petroleum go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 52,500

The average volume for Triangle Petroleum has been 1.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Triangle Petroleum has a market cap of $864.6 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 17.91% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Triangle Petroleum Corporation is engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of unconventional shale oil and natural gas resources in the Bakken Shale and Three Forks formations in the Williston Basin of North Dakota and Montana. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.4. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate Triangle Petroleum a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Triangle Petroleum as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. 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 Triangle Petroleum Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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RF Micro Devices (RFMD) - FREE Research Report

Creviston Steven E, who is VP and Pres. Cellular Products at RF Micro Devices, sold 25,000 shares at $9.48 on June 3, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP and Pres. Cellular Products owned 1.1 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.25% with the 25,000-share transaction.

Hilgendorf Norman A, who is VP & Pres. Multi-Market Prod. at RF Micro Devices, sold 10,000 shares at $9.46 on June 3, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP & Pres. Multi-Market Prod. owned 327,312 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.96% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $9.52, up $0.06, or 0.65% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for RF Micro Devices go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 282,392
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 548,642
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 699,857

The average volume for RF Micro Devices has been 10.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. RF Micro Devices has a market cap of $2.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 83.33% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

RF Micro Devices, Inc. is engaged in the design, development, manufacture, and marketing of radio frequency (RF) solutions for original equipment manufacturers and original design manufacturers in wireless and wired communications applications in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 235.0. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate RF Micro Devices a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates RF Micro Devices as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's revenue growth has not been good. Get the full RF Micro Devices Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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