Insider Trading Alert - MFRM, SIG And CRM Traded By Insiders

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Friday, July 25, 2014, 34 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $800.00 to $14,310,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Mattress Firm (MFRM) - FREE Research Report

Murphy Kenneth E. III, who is Executive Vice President at Mattress Firm, sold 2,500 shares at $48.00 on July 25, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 41,749 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.65% with the 2,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $48.68, up $0.68, or 1.4% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Mattress Firm go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,326
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 14,380
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,326
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 38,516
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,326
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 65,015

The average volume for Mattress Firm has been 204,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Mattress Firm has a market cap of $1.6 billion and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are up 11.59% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Mattress Firm Holding Corp., through its subsidiaries, operates as a specialty retailer of mattresses, and related products and accessories in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 34.1. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Mattress Firm a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Mattress Firm as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, expanding profit margins and increase in stock price during the past year. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Mattress Firm Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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