Insider Trading Alert - MHR, BFAM And RSG 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:

Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation (MHR) - FREE Research Report

Ferguson Hershal C III, who is Evp at Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation, sold 50,000 shares at $8.26 on June 18, 2014. Following this transaction, the Evp owned 386,590 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.45% with the 50,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $8.19, down $0.07, or 0.81% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 225,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 225,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 225,000

The average volume for Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation has been 4.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation has a market cap of $1.5 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 12.31% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation, an independent oil and natural gas company, explores for, exploits, acquires, develops, and produces crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquid resources in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 10.25%. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance and growth in earnings per share. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, generally higher debt management risk and disappointing return on equity. Get the full Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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