Insider Trading Alert - JPM, MIC And GME Traded By Insiders

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Friday, July 18, 2014, 26 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $2,005.52 to $2,584,247.39.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

JPMorgan Chase (JPM) - FREE Research Report

Cutler Stephen M, who is General Counsel at JPMorgan Chase, sold 43,997 shares at $58.74 on July 18, 2014. Following this transaction, the General Counsel owned 173,093 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 20.27% with the 43,997-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $57.93, down $0.81, or 1.39% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for JPMorgan Chase go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 416,120
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 416,120
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 416,120

The average volume for JPMorgan Chase has been 14.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. JPMorgan Chase has a market cap of $222.2 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are down 0.43% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

JPMorgan Chase & Co., a financial holding company, provides various financial services worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Consumer & Community Banking, Corporate & Investment Bank, Commercial Banking, and Asset Management. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.77%. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.8. Currently, there are 17 analysts who rate JPMorgan Chase a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates JPMorgan Chase as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its expanding profit margins and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full JPMorgan Chase Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Macquarie Infrastructure (MIC) - FREE Research Report

Hooke James, who is Chief Executive Officer at Macquarie Infrastructure, bought 2,830 shares at $66.50 on July 18, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 54,576 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 5.47% with the 2,830-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $72.52, up $6.02, or 8.3% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for Macquarie Infrastructure has been 407,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Macquarie Infrastructure has a market cap of $4.0 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 30.15% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC, through its subsidiaries, owns, operates, and invests in infrastructure businesses that provide services to businesses and individuals primarily in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 5.36%. The company has a P/E ratio of 83.3. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Macquarie Infrastructure a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Macquarie Infrastructure as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. 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 Macquarie Infrastructure Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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GameStop (GME) - FREE Research Report

Koonin Steven R, who is Director at GameStop, sold 2,100 shares at $41.26 on July 18, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 19,620 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 9.67% with the 2,100-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $42.73, up $1.47, or 3.43% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for GameStop go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 27,303

The average volume for GameStop has been 2.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. GameStop has a market cap of $4.7 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are down 16.26% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

GameStop Corp. operates as a multichannel video game, consumer electronics, and wireless services retailer. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.2%. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.2. Currently, there are 11 analysts who rate GameStop a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates GameStop as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, attractive valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full GameStop Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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