Insider Trading Alert - NNN, CIEN And RSG Traded By Insiders

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Friday, June 20, 2014, 55 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,155.00 to $9,267,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

National Retail Properties (NNN) - FREE Research Report

Whitehurst Julian E, who is President and COO at National Retail Properties, sold 10,000 shares at $36.43 on June 20, 2014. Following this transaction, the President and COO owned 320,614 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.02% with the 10,000-share transaction.

Horn Stephen A JR, who is Executive Vice President at National Retail Properties, sold 4,000 shares at $36.71 on June 20, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 89,035 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.3% with the 4,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $37.48, up $0.77, or 2.05% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for National Retail Properties go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 50,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 74,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 77,036

The average volume for National Retail Properties has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. National Retail Properties has a market cap of $4.6 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 23.54% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

National Retail Properties, Inc. is a publicly owned equity real estate investment trust. The firm acquires, owns, manages, and develops retail properties in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.35%. The company has a P/E ratio of 33.9. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate National Retail Properties a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates National Retail Properties as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins, growth in earnings per share, compelling growth in net income and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full National Retail Properties Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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