Insider Trading Alert - BGS, BZH And WDAY Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, June 12, 2014, 85 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $100.00 to $24,196,620.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

B&G Foods (BGS) - FREE Research Report

Lerner Scott E, who is EVP & General Counsel at B&G Foods, sold 28,000 shares at $34.03 on June 12, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP & General Counsel owned 50,989 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 35.45% with the 28,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $33.43, down $0.60, or 1.79% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for B&G Foods go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 67,900
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 17,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 67,900
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 17,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 67,900
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 17,000

The average volume for B&G Foods has been 341,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. B&G Foods has a market cap of $1.8 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are down 0.71% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

B&G Foods, Inc. manufactures, sells, and distributes shelf-stable food and household products in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.05%. The company has a P/E ratio of 35.7. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates B&G Foods a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates B&G Foods as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full B&G Foods Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Beazer Homes USA (BZH) - FREE Research Report

Zelnak Stephen P Jr, who is Director at Beazer Homes USA, bought 17,000 shares at $18.78 on June 12, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 36,017 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 89.39% with the 17,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $19.07, up $0.29, or 1.53% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for Beazer Homes USA has been 743,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Beazer Homes USA has a market cap of $503.2 million and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are down 22.77% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Beazer Homes USA, Inc. designs, builds, and sells single-family and multi-family homes in the United States. It provides homes for entry-level, move-up, or retirement-oriented buyers. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.43%. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Beazer Homes USA a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Beazer Homes USA as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its generally high debt management risk, weak operating cash flow and poor profit margins. Get the full Beazer Homes USA 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 $80.70 on June 12, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 394,859 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 13.67% with the 62,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $81.10, up $0.40, or 0.49% 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: 187,500

The average volume for Workday has been 2.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Workday has a market cap of $7.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 1.97% 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 11 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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