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

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Friday, June 27, 2014, 35 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $804.12 to $11,369,294.51.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

La-Z-Boy (LZB) - FREE Research Report

Bacon Mark, who is Senior Vice President at La-Z-Boy, sold 8,000 shares at $23.61 on June 27, 2014. Following this transaction, the Senior Vice President owned 121,866 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.16% with the 8,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $23.26, down $0.35, or 1.49% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for La-Z-Boy go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,750
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,750
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,750

The average volume for La-Z-Boy has been 453,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. La-Z-Boy has a market cap of $1.2 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are down 25% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

La-Z-Boy Incorporated manufactures, markets, imports, distributes, and retails upholstery products, accessories, and casegoods furniture products in the United States and Canada. The company also produces reclining chairs and manufactures/distributes residential furniture in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.03%. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.4. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate La-Z-Boy a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates La-Z-Boy as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins, notable return on equity and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full La-Z-Boy Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Autodesk (ADSK) - FREE Research Report

Hawkins Mark J, who is Exec. VP and CFO at Autodesk, sold 8,816 shares at $55.71 on June 27, 2014. Following this transaction, the Exec. VP and CFO owned 53,738 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.09% with the 8,816-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $56.10, up $0.39, or 0.69% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Autodesk go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 26,900
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 26,900
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 42,223

The average volume for Autodesk has been 2.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Autodesk has a market cap of $12.8 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 12.08% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

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 63.9. 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 180,000 shares at $57.30 on June 27, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chairman of the Board & CEO owned 40.6 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.44% with the 180,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $58.56, up $1.26, or 2.15% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Salesforce.com go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 242,256
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 251,605
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 258,963

The average volume for Salesforce.com has been 6.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Salesforce.com has a market cap of $35.1 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 3.97% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

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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