Insider Trading Alert - AVB, CAVM And DSW Traded By Insiders

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Friday, June 6, 2014, 96 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,133.00 to $126,311,991.43.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

AvalonBay Communities (AVB) - FREE Research Report

Schulman Edward M, who is EVP-General Counsel at AvalonBay Communities, sold 1,500 shares at $142.66 on June 6, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP-General Counsel owned 12,810 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 10.48% with the 1,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $141.55, down $1.11, or 0.79% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for AvalonBay Communities go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 15,568
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 19,243

The average volume for AvalonBay Communities has been 805,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. AvalonBay Communities has a market cap of $18.7 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 20.58% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

AvalonBay Communities, Inc. engages in the development, redevelopment, acquisition, ownership, and operation of multifamily communities in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.21%. The company has a P/E ratio of 104.6. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate AvalonBay Communities a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates AvalonBay Communities as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations, increase in net income 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 AvalonBay Communities Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Cavium (CAVM) - FREE Research Report

Jain Anil Kumar, who is Corporate VP, IC Engineering at Cavium, sold 6,600 shares at $49.90 on June 6, 2014. Following this transaction, the Corporate VP, IC Engineering owned 14,875 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 30.73% with the 6,600-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $50.98, up $1.08, or 2.12% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cavium go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,400
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 137,600
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 342,850

The average volume for Cavium has been 889,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Cavium has a market cap of $2.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 46.77% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Cavium, Inc. designs, develops, and markets semiconductor processors for intelligent and secure networks. The company operates through Semiconductor Products, and Software and Services segments. The company has a P/E ratio of 1287.5. Currently, there are 10 analysts who rate Cavium a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cavium as a hold. 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 and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including premium valuation and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Cavium Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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DSW (DSW) - FREE Research Report

Ferree Deborah L, who is V Chairman & Chief Mdsing Off. at DSW, bought 20,000 shares at $25.72 on June 6, 2014. Following this transaction, the V Chairman & Chief Mdsing Off. owned 90,533 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 28.36% with the 20,000-share transaction.

Meixelsperger Mary E, who is Senior Vice President at DSW, bought 2,000 shares at $25.94 on June 6, 2014. Following this transaction, the Senior Vice President owned 4,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 100% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $27.48, up $1.54, or 5.62% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for DSW go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,000

The average volume for DSW has been 2.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. DSW has a market cap of $2.2 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are down 36.81% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

DSW Inc. operates as a branded footwear and accessories retailer in the United States. The company operates in two segments, DSW and Affiliated Business Group. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.85%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.7. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate DSW a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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

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