Insider Trading Alert - TMO, WDAY And SPLK Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, June 5, 2014, 71 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $759.84 to $56,700,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) - FREE Research Report

Harris C Martin, who is Director at Thermo Fisher Scientific, sold 810 shares at $118.27 on June 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 3,432 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 19.09% with the 810-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $119.67, up $1.40, or 1.17% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Thermo Fisher Scientific go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 7,994
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 89,431

The average volume for Thermo Fisher Scientific has been 2.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Thermo Fisher Scientific has a market cap of $47.0 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 6.87% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. provides analytical instruments, equipment, reagents and consumables, software, and services for research, manufacturing, analysis, discovery, and diagnostics in the United States and internationally. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.51%. The company has a P/E ratio of 30.1. Currently, there are 13 analysts who rate Thermo Fisher Scientific a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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

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Workday (WDAY) - FREE Research Report

Bhusri Aneel, who is Chief Executive Officer at Workday, sold 62,500 shares at $76.75 on June 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 457,359 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.02% with the 62,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $79.66, up $2.91, or 3.65% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Workday go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 62,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 62,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 125,000

The average volume for Workday has been 3.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Workday has a market cap of $7.3 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 3.79% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Workday, Inc. provides enterprise cloud applications for global human resources and finance in the United States and internationally. It offers applications for customers to manage critical business functions that enable them to optimize their financial and human capital resources. Currently, there are 10 analysts who rate Workday a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 12 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Workday 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 Workday Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Splunk (SPLK) - FREE Research Report

Neustaetter Thomas M, who is Director at Splunk, sold 750 shares at $40.42 on June 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 44,003 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.68% with the 750-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $42.84, up $2.42, or 5.65% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Splunk go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 39,350
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 146,698
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 318,927

The average volume for Splunk has been 4.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Splunk has a market cap of $4.8 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 37.5% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Splunk, Inc. provides software solutions that provide real-time operational intelligence in the United States and internationally. Currently, there are 15 analysts who rate Splunk a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Splunk as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full Splunk Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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