Insider Trading Alert - KOS, HA And PDCE Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, July 2, 2014, 88 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $147.42 to $14,640,500.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Kosmos Energy (KOS) - FREE Research Report

Hayes William S, who is SVP, Government Affairs at Kosmos Energy, sold 35,000 shares at $11.17 on July 2, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP, Government Affairs owned 1.3 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.7% with the 35,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $11.04, down $0.13, or 1.18% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Kosmos Energy go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 232,261
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1.1 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1.5 million

The average volume for Kosmos Energy has been 927,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Kosmos Energy has a market cap of $4.3 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 1.25% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Kosmos Energy Ltd. explores and produces oil and gas in Africa, Europe, and South America. Its asset portfolio includes production and other projects offshore Ghana, as well as exploration licenses with hydrocarbon potential offshore Ireland, Mauritania, Morocco, and Suriname. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 7.1%. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Kosmos Energy a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Kosmos Energy as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing. Get the full Kosmos Energy Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Hawaiian Holdings (HA) - FREE Research Report

Zia Hoyt, who is Secretary at Hawaiian Holdings, sold 26,581 shares at $13.73 on July 2, 2014. Following this transaction, the Secretary owned 80,946 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 24.72% with the 26,581-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $13.60, down $0.13, or 0.96% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Hawaiian Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 15,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 15,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 9,209
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 115,500

The average volume for Hawaiian Holdings has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Hawaiian Holdings has a market cap of $739.5 million and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 40.91% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Hawaiian Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiary, Hawaiian Airlines, Inc., is engaged in the scheduled air transportation of passengers and cargo. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.5. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Hawaiian Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Hawaiian Holdings as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, reasonable valuation levels, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. 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 Hawaiian Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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PDC Energy (PDCE) - FREE Research Report

Swoveland Jeffrey C, who is Director at PDC Energy, sold 810 shares at $62.50 on July 2, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 24,083 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.25% with the 810-share transaction.

Crisafio Anthony J, who is Director at PDC Energy, sold 1,540 shares at $63.60 on July 2, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 17,613 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.04% with the 1,540-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $60.72, down $2.88, or 4.74% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for PDC Energy go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 343
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,343
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 6,697

The average volume for PDC Energy has been 872,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. PDC Energy has a market cap of $2.2 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 14.45% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

PDC Energy, Inc., an independent exploration and production company, acquires, explores for, develops, and produces crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 131.7. Currently, there are 11 analysts who rate PDC Energy a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates PDC Energy as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, compelling growth in net income and good cash flow from operations. 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 PDC Energy Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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