Insider Trading Alert - DFS, EBAY And SEIC 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:

Discover Financial Services (DFS) - FREE Research Report

Lenny Richard H, who is Director at Discover Financial Services, sold 2,941 shares at $62.61 on July 30, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 39,747 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.89% with the 2,941-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $61.67, down $0.94, or 1.52% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Discover Financial Services go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,941
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,941
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 140,353

The average volume for Discover Financial Services has been 2.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Discover Financial Services has a market cap of $29.1 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 11.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Discover Financial Services, a bank holding company, provides a range of financial products and services in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Direct Banking and Payment Services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.54%. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.6. Currently, there are 12 analysts who rate Discover Financial Services a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Discover Financial Services as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Discover Financial Services Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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eBay (EBAY) - FREE Research Report

Doerger Brian J., who is VP, Chief Accounting Officer at eBay, sold 700 shares at $53.07 on July 30, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP, Chief Accounting Officer owned 6,766 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 9.38% with the 700-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $52.81, down $0.26, or 0.5% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for eBay go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 38,321
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 42,821
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 68,667

The average volume for eBay has been 12.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. eBay has a market cap of $66.0 billion and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are down 2.98% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

eBay Inc. provides online platforms, tools, and services to help individuals and merchants in online and mobile commerce and payments in the United States and internationally. Currently, there are 18 analysts who rate eBay a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates eBay as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full eBay Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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SEI Investments Company (SEIC) - FREE Research Report

Klauder N Jeffrey, who is Executive Vice President at SEI Investments Company, sold 5,000 shares at $35.98 on July 30, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 77,464 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.06% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $35.77, down $0.21, or 0.59% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for SEI Investments Company go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 80,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 150,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 449,345

The average volume for SEI Investments Company has been 659,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. SEI Investments Company has a market cap of $5.9 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 4.52% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

SEI Investments Co. is a publicly owned investment manager. The firm provides wealth management and investment advisory services to its clients through its subsidiaries. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.24%. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.2. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate SEI Investments Company a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates SEI Investments Company as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, increase in stock price during the past year and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full SEI Investments Company Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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