Insider Trading Alert - VOYA, GWRE And MTD Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, June 9, 2014, 87 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $201.24 to $22,465,418.44.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Voya Financial (VOYA) - FREE Research Report

Pierson Steven T, who is Chief Accounting Officer at Voya Financial, sold 3,685 shares at $36.23 on June 9, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Accounting Officer owned 8,415 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 30.45% with the 3,685-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $36.50, up $0.27, or 0.73% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Voya Financial go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 30.5 million
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 30.5 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 30.5 million

The average volume for Voya Financial has been 1.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Voya Financial has a market cap of $9.3 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 3.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Voya Financial, Inc. operates as a retirement, investment, and insurance company in the United States. The company has five segments: Retirement, Annuities, Investment Management, Individual Life, and Employee Benefits. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.11%. The company has a P/E ratio of 8.5. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Voya Financial a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Voya Financial 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's profit margins have been poor overall. Get the full Voya Financial Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Guidewire Software (GWRE) - FREE Research Report

Cavoores John Paul, who is Director at Guidewire Software, bought 5,000 shares at $37.12 on June 9, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 12,122 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 70.2% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $38.42, up $1.30, or 3.39% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Guidewire Software go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 47,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 148,405
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 335,200

The average volume for Guidewire Software has been 799,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Guidewire Software has a market cap of $2.6 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 21.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Guidewire Software, Inc. provides system software to the property and casualty (P&C) insurance industry primarily in the United States, Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom, and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 246.1. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Guidewire Software a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Guidewire Software as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its disappointing return on equity and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Guidewire Software Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Mettler-Toledo International (MTD) - FREE Research Report

Rauch Waldemar, who is Head of Process Analytics at Mettler-Toledo International, sold 2,500 shares at $248.83 on June 9, 2014. Following this transaction, the Head of Process Analytics owned 11,963 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 17.29% with the 2,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $250.00, up $1.17, or 0.47% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Mettler-Toledo International go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 400
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 400

The average volume for Mettler-Toledo International has been 158,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Mettler-Toledo International has a market cap of $7.3 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 3.65% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Mettler-Toledo International Inc. supplies precision instruments and services worldwide. The company operates in five segments: U.S. Operations, Swiss Operations, Western European Operations, Chinese Operations, and Other. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.5. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Mettler-Toledo International a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Mettler-Toledo International as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year, growth in earnings per share, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and good cash flow from operations. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Mettler-Toledo International Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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