Insider Trading Alert - AA, JBHT And OHI Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, July 21, 2014, 29 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $201.60 to $2,065,441.13.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Alcoa (AA) - FREE Research Report

Morris Michael G, who is Director at Alcoa, bought 30,120 shares at $16.54 on July 21, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 30,120 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 100% with the 30,120-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $16.82, up $0.28, or 1.66% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Alcoa go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,520
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 28,563
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,520
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 28,563
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,816
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 28,563

The average volume for Alcoa has been 14.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Alcoa has a market cap of $19.5 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and metals & mining industry. Shares are up 56.35% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Alcoa Inc. produces and manages primary aluminum, fabricated aluminum, and alumina. The company operates in four segments: Alumina, Primary Metals, Global Rolled Products, and Engineered Products and Solutions. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.73%. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Alcoa a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Alcoa as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, good cash flow from operations and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Alcoa Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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