Insider Trading Alert - RSG, SBGI And SPWR Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, June 19, 2014, 54 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,834.00 to $95,175,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Republic Services (RSG) - FREE Research Report

Cascade Investment Llc, who is 10% Owner at Republic Services, bought 216,800 shares at $36.93 on June 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 90.8 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.24% with the 216,800-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $37.42, up $0.49, or 1.3% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Republic Services go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 927,375
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 927,375
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 927,375

The average volume for Republic Services has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Republic Services has a market cap of $13.2 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 12.53% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Republic Services, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides non-hazardous solid waste collection, transfer, and recycling and disposal services for commercial, industrial, municipal, and residential customers in the United States and Puerto Rico. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.8%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.5. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Republic Services a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Republic Services as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, increase in stock price during the past year and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Republic Services Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBGI) - FREE Research Report

Smith Frederick G, who is Vice President at Sinclair Broadcast Group, sold 110,185 shares at $30.32 on June 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the Vice President owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 110,185-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $29.39, down $0.93, or 3.15% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Sinclair Broadcast Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 869
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 13,269
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 15,269

The average volume for Sinclair Broadcast Group has been 1.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Sinclair Broadcast Group has a market cap of $2.2 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are down 16.96% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., a diversified television broadcasting company, owns and operates, programs, or provides sales services to television stations in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.93%. The company has a P/E ratio of 42.5. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Sinclair Broadcast Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Sinclair Broadcast Group as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its notable return on equity, robust revenue growth and increase in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company has favored debt over equity in the management of its balance sheet. Get the full Sinclair Broadcast Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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SunPower (SPWR) - FREE Research Report

Werner Thomas H, who is Director, Pres and CEO at SunPower, sold 26,704 shares at $40.00 on June 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director, Pres and CEO owned 257,934 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 9.38% with the 26,704-share transaction.

Richards Douglas J., who is EVP, Administration at SunPower, sold 5,200 shares at $40.00 on June 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP, Administration owned 18,955 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 21.53% with the 5,200-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $39.85, down $0.15, or 0.38% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for SunPower go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 34,423
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 55,713
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 81,843

The average volume for SunPower has been 3.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. SunPower has a market cap of $5.3 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 33.61% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

SunPower Corporation, an energy services company, designs, manufactures, and delivers solar systems to residential, commercial, and utility customers. It operates in three segments: the Americas, the EMEA, and the APAC. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.5. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate SunPower a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates SunPower as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full SunPower Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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