Insider Trading Alert - CLNE, SAFM And PWR 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:

Clean Energy Fuels (CLNE) - FREE Research Report

Mitchell Warren I, who is Director at Clean Energy Fuels, bought 20,000 shares at $10.27 on June 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 60,100 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 49.88% with the 20,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $10.74, up $0.47, or 4.35% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Clean Energy Fuels go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 11,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 11,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 8,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 11,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 8,000

The average volume for Clean Energy Fuels has been 1.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Clean Energy Fuels has a market cap of $924.6 million and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are down 20.11% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Clean Energy Fuels Corp. provides natural gas as an alternative fuel for vehicle fleets. It designs, builds, operates, and maintains fueling stations. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Clean Energy Fuels a buy, 4 analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Clean Energy Fuels as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, poor profit margins, generally high debt management risk and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Clean Energy Fuels Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Sanderson Farms (SAFM) - FREE Research Report

Pittman Jones Gail, who is Director at Sanderson Farms, sold 500 shares at $93.95 on June 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 13,966 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.46% with the 500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $97.08, up $3.13, or 3.22% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Sanderson Farms go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 975
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,975
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 8,130

The average volume for Sanderson Farms has been 296,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Sanderson Farms has a market cap of $2.2 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are up 34.52% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Sanderson Farms, Inc., an integrated poultry processing company, produces, processes, markets, and distributes fresh, frozen, and prepared chicken products in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.83%. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.4. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Sanderson Farms a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Sanderson Farms as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Sanderson Farms Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Quanta Services (PWR) - FREE Research Report

Wood Patrick III, who is Director at Quanta Services, sold 5,000 shares at $33.56 on June 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 16,506 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 23.25% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $34.62, up $1.06, or 3.06% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Quanta Services go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,626
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,626
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2,626

The average volume for Quanta Services has been 1.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Quanta Services has a market cap of $7.2 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Quanta Services, Inc. provides specialty contracting services to the electric power, and oil and gas industries in North America and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.9. Currently, there are 9 analysts who rate Quanta Services a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Quanta Services 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, solid stock price performance and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Quanta Services Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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