Insider Trading Alert - GPN, RP And SSTK Traded By Insiders

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Thursday, July 3, 2014, 74 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $252.00 to $5,900,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Global Payments (GPN) - FREE Research Report

Jacobs William I, who is Director at Global Payments, sold 600 shares at $72.94 on July 3, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 32,765 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.8% with the 600-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $72.88, down $0.06, or 0.08% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Global Payments go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 600
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 10,858
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 98,858

The average volume for Global Payments has been 722,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Global Payments has a market cap of $5.3 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 13.57% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Global Payments Inc. provides electronic payments transaction processing services worldwide. The company serves as the processing intermediary between the merchant, the credit and debit networks, and the financial institutions that issue cards. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.11%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.2. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Global Payments a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 13 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Global Payments as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, growth in earnings per share, solid stock price performance 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 Global Payments Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Realpage (RP) - FREE Research Report

Seren Capital, Ltd., who is 10% Owner at Realpage, sold 22,400 shares at $22.64 on July 3, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 20.1 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.11% with the 22,400-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $22.43, down $0.21, or 0.96% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Realpage go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 50,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 72,479
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 50,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 154,201
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 50,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 164,279

The average volume for Realpage has been 474,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Realpage has a market cap of $1.8 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 2.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

RealPage, Inc. provides on demand software solutions for the rental housing industry in North America. The company has a P/E ratio of 91.3. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Realpage a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Realpage as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the growth in the company's net income has been quite unimpressive. Get the full Realpage Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Shutterstock (SSTK) - FREE Research Report

Semmelbauer Thilo, who is President and COO at Shutterstock, sold 5,000 shares at $84.59 on July 3, 2014. Following this transaction, the President and COO owned 387,649 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.27% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $83.91, down $0.68, or 0.81% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Shutterstock go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 15,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 30,000

The average volume for Shutterstock has been 350,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Shutterstock has a market cap of $3.0 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 2.13% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Shutterstock, Inc. operates an online marketplace for commercial digital imagery. The company has a P/E ratio of 113.9. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Shutterstock a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Shutterstock as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and premium valuation. Get the full Shutterstock Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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