Insider Trading Alert - ADSK, CRM And AON Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, June 18, 2014, 77 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $879.50 to $18,369,675.13.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Autodesk (ADSK) - FREE Research Report

Dawson J Hallam, who is Director at Autodesk, sold 11,056 shares at $56.32 on June 18, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 64,664 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.6% with the 11,056-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $56.07, down $0.25, or 0.44% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Autodesk go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 844
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,997
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 16,167

The average volume for Autodesk has been 2.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Autodesk has a market cap of $12.4 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 13.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Autodesk, Inc. operates as a design software and services company worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 21.77%. The company has a P/E ratio of 62.1. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate Autodesk a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Autodesk as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, revenue growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Autodesk Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Salesforce.com (CRM) - FREE Research Report

Benioff Marc, who is Chairman of the Board & CEO at Salesforce.com, sold 60,000 shares at $55.94 on June 18, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chairman of the Board & CEO owned 40.7 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.15% with the 60,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $58.44, up $2.50, or 4.28% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Salesforce.com go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 106,725
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 110,949
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 118,307

The average volume for Salesforce.com has been 6.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Salesforce.com has a market cap of $35.5 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 4.66% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

salesforce.com, inc. provides enterprise cloud computing solutions to various businesses and industries worldwide. Currently, there are 25 analysts who rate Salesforce.com a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Salesforce.com as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income and generally higher debt management risk. Get the full Salesforce.com Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Aon plc (AON) - FREE Research Report

Besio Gregory J, who is EVP/Chief HR Officer at Aon plc, sold 10,000 shares at $89.73 on June 18, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP/Chief HR Officer owned 77,821 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.39% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $90.55, up $0.81, or 0.9% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Aon plc go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 31,303
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 40,954

The average volume for Aon plc has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Aon plc has a market cap of $26.7 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 8.36% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Aon plc provides risk management services, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, and human resource consulting and outsourcing services worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.11%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.9. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Aon plc a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Aon plc as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, revenue growth, notable return on equity, solid stock price performance and compelling growth in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full Aon plc Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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