Insider Trading Alert - PSEC, TRLA And AET Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, June 17, 2014, 85 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $235.24 to $11,746,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Prospect Capital Corporation (PSEC) - FREE Research Report

Barry John F, who is Chief Executive Officer at Prospect Capital Corporation, bought 100,000 shares at $10.37 on June 17, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 4.1 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 2.49% with the 100,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $10.39, up $0.02, or 0.19% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Prospect Capital Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 100,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 100,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 101,000

The average volume for Prospect Capital Corporation has been 5.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Prospect Capital Corporation has a market cap of $3.5 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 7.84% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Prospect Capital Corporation is a business development company. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 12.94%. The company has a P/E ratio of 8.4. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate Prospect Capital Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Prospect Capital Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, compelling growth in net income, expanding profit margins, impressive record of earnings per share growth and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Prospect Capital Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Trulia (TRLA) - FREE Research Report

Gouw Ranzetta Theresia, who is Director at Trulia, sold 1,222 shares at $42.00 on June 17, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 12,281 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 9.05% with the 1,222-share transaction.

Inkinen Sami, who is Director at Trulia, sold 8,300 shares at $43.11 on June 17, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 662,252 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.24% with the 8,300-share transaction.

Flint Peter, who is Chief Executive Officer at Trulia, sold 10,400 shares at $43.11 on June 17, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 1.4 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.75% with the 10,400-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $44.67, up $1.56, or 3.49% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Trulia go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 124,567
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 270,465
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 531,290

The average volume for Trulia has been 1.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Trulia has a market cap of $1.6 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are up 27.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Trulia, Inc. provides tools to research homes and neighborhoods for consumers through Web and mobile applications. The company, through its tools, also enables real estate professionals to market their listings. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Trulia a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Trulia 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 Trulia Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Aetna (AET) - FREE Research Report

Coye Molly Joel, who is Director at Aetna, sold 1,650 shares at $80.60 on June 17, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 9,715 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.52% with the 1,650-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $80.12, down $0.48, or 0.6% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Aetna go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,665
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,665
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 28,720

The average volume for Aetna has been 2.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Aetna has a market cap of $28.8 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 17.47% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Aetna Inc. operates as a diversified health care benefits company in the United States. The company operates in three segments: Health Care, Group Insurance, and Large Case Pensions. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.12%. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.2. Currently, there are 12 analysts who rate Aetna a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Aetna as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and attractive valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Aetna Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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