Insider Trading Alert - GCO, N And CHS 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:

Genesco (GCO) - FREE Research Report

Williams Paul D, who is VP & Chief Accounting Officer at Genesco, sold 9,785 shares at $76.54 on June 12, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP & Chief Accounting Officer owned 13,956 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 41.22% with the 9,785-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $76.50, down $0.04, or 0.05% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Genesco go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,446
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 55,248
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 70,182

The average volume for Genesco has been 158,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Genesco has a market cap of $1.8 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are up 4.46% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Genesco Inc. is engaged in the retail and wholesale of footwear, apparel, and accessories. The company operates in five segments: Journeys Group, Schuh Group, Lids Sports Group, Johnston & Murphy Group, and Licensed Brands. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.1. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Genesco a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Genesco as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, increase in stock price during the past year and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Genesco Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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