Insider Trading Alert - TUP, AL And MMS 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:

Tupperware Brands (TUP) - FREE Research Report

Poteshman Michael S, who is Executive Vice President & CFO at Tupperware Brands, sold 2,000 shares at $83.74 on June 3, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President & CFO owned 31,589 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.95% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $82.74, down $1.00, or 1.21% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Tupperware Brands go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,108
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 50,882
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 87,128

The average volume for Tupperware Brands has been 431,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Tupperware Brands has a market cap of $4.2 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are down 12.54% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Tupperware Brands Corporation operates as a direct-to-consumer marketer of various products across a range of brands and categories worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.25%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.3. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Tupperware Brands a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Tupperware Brands as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins and increase in stock price during the past year. 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 Tupperware Brands Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Air Lease (AL) - FREE Research Report

Chen Jie, who is EVP & Managing Director, Asia at Air Lease, sold 2,500 shares at $41.62 on June 3, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP & Managing Director, Asia owned 162,720 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.51% with the 2,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $41.23, down $0.39, or 0.94% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Air Lease go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,020
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,020
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 4,020

The average volume for Air Lease has been 761,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Air Lease has a market cap of $4.3 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 33.59% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Air Lease Corporation is engaged in the purchase and leasing of commercial jet transport aircraft to airlines worldwide. The company also sells aircraft from its operating lease portfolio to third parties, including other leasing companies, financial services companies, and airlines. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.29%. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.0. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Air Lease a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Air Lease as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company has favored debt over equity in the management of its balance sheet. Get the full Air Lease Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Maximus (MMS) - FREE Research Report

Beliveau Russell A, who is Director at Maximus, sold 1,000 shares at $44.38 on June 3, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 52,179 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.88% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $44.63, up $0.25, or 0.56% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Maximus go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 34,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 57,089
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 242,582

The average volume for Maximus has been 381,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Maximus has a market cap of $3.0 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 0.86% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

MAXIMUS, Inc. provides business process services to government health and human services agencies in the United States, Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom, and Saudi Arabia. The company operates in two segments, Health Services and Human Services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.41%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.3. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Maximus a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Maximus 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, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and reasonable valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Maximus Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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