Insider Trading Alert - RSG, PRI And GCO Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, June 30, 2014, 45 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $535.50 to $19,556,256.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Republic Services (RSG) - FREE Research Report

Cascade Investment Llc, who is 10% Owner at Republic Services, bought 209,702 shares at $37.66 on June 30, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 93.0 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.23% with the 209,702-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $38.05, up $0.39, or 1.02% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Republic Services go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 3.2 million
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 3.2 million
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 3.2 million

The average volume for Republic Services has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Republic Services has a market cap of $13.6 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 14.37% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

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 2.73%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.1. 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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Primerica (PRI) - FREE Research Report

Schneider Peter W., who is Exec. VP and General Counsel at Primerica, sold 2,096 shares at $47.54 on June 30, 2014. Following this transaction, the Exec. VP and General Counsel owned 22,447 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.54% with the 2,096-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $48.49, up $0.95, or 1.96% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Primerica go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 67,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 161,241

The average volume for Primerica has been 241,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Primerica has a market cap of $2.6 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 11.51% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Primerica, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, distributes financial products to middle income households in the United States and Canada. The company operates in three segments: Term Life Insurance; Investment and Savings Products; and Corporate and Other Distributed Products. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.01%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.1. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Primerica a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Primerica 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, growth in earnings per share, notable return on equity and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Primerica Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Genesco (GCO) - FREE Research Report

Dennis Robert J, who is Chairman, President & CEO at Genesco, sold 25,105 shares at $80.89 on June 30, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chairman, President & CEO owned 204,651 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 10.93% with the 25,105-share transaction.

Kocher Kenneth, who is Senior Vice President at Genesco, sold 10,000 shares at $80.83 on June 30, 2014. Following this transaction, the Senior Vice President owned 67,976 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.82% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $82.34, up $1.51, or 1.83% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Genesco go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 11,785
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 16,411
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 81,967

The average volume for Genesco has been 153,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Genesco has a market cap of $2.0 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are up 12.41% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Genesco Inc. is engaged in the retail and wholesale of footwear, apparel, and accessories. The company operates in five segments: Journeys Group, Schuh Group, Lids Sports Group, Johnston & Murphy Group, and Licensed Brands. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.8. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Genesco a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Genesco as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Genesco Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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