Insider Trading Alert - BHI, FLEX And LOGM Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, July 30, 2014, 50 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $282.88 to $148,399,440.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Baker Hughes (BHI) - FREE Research Report

Lash James A, who is Director at Baker Hughes, sold 1,500 shares at $72.33 on July 30, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 2,388 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 38.58% with the 1,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $69.50, down $2.83, or 4.08% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Baker Hughes go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,406
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 79,224
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 152,883

The average volume for Baker Hughes has been 3.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Baker Hughes has a market cap of $31.3 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 28.14% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Baker Hughes Incorporated supplies oilfield services, products, technology, and systems to the oil and natural gas industry worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.94%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.0. Currently, there are 15 analysts who rate Baker Hughes a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Baker Hughes as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Baker Hughes Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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