Insider Trading Alert - DVN, NUVA And SWN Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, June 24, 2014, 63 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $452.23 to $11,250,120.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Devon Energy (DVN) - FREE Research Report

Mosbacher Robert A Jr, who is Director at Devon Energy, sold 3,500 shares at $79.07 on June 24, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 23,704 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.87% with the 3,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $79.01, down $0.06, or 0.08% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Devon Energy go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,000

The average volume for Devon Energy has been 3.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Devon Energy has a market cap of $32.2 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 25.38% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Devon Energy Corporation, an independent energy company, is engaged primarily in the exploration, development, and production of oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.22%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.4. Currently, there are 16 analysts who rate Devon Energy a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Devon Energy 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 expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Devon Energy Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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NuVasive (NUVA) - FREE Research Report

Valentine Keith, who is President & COO at NuVasive, sold 5,000 shares at $35.00 on June 24, 2014. Following this transaction, the President & COO owned 84,785 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.57% with the 5,000-share transaction.

Hannon Jason, who is EVP, General Counsel & Sec. at NuVasive, sold 8,781 shares at $35.00 on June 24, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP, General Counsel & Sec. owned 35,390 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 19.88% with the 8,781-share transaction.

Powers Russell, who is EVP, International at NuVasive, sold 9,526 shares at $35.00 on June 24, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP, International owned 43,281 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 18.04% with the 9,526-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $34.52, down $0.48, or 1.39% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for NuVasive go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 13,096
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 15,596
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 57,471

The average volume for NuVasive has been 343,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. NuVasive has a market cap of $1.7 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 7.84% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

NuVasive, Inc., a medical device company, develops and markets minimally disruptive surgical products and procedurally integrated solutions for the spine. Its products focus on applications for spine fusion surgery. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate NuVasive a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates NuVasive as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. 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 NuVasive Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Southwestern Energy (SWN) - FREE Research Report

Kuuskraa Vello A, who is Director at Southwestern Energy, sold 15,000 shares at $47.46 on June 24, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 104,284 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.58% with the 15,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $45.98, down $1.48, or 3.22% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Southwestern Energy go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 50,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 50,369
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 10,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 59,864

The average volume for Southwestern Energy has been 4.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Southwestern Energy has a market cap of $16.8 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 16.86% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Southwestern Energy Company, an independent energy company, is engaged in the exploration, development and production of natural gas and oil in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Exploration and Production, and Midstream Services. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.4. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Southwestern Energy a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 16 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Southwestern Energy as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Southwestern Energy Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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