Insider Trading Alert - CME, LII And RCII Traded By Insiders

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Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, 63 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $600.00 to $28,592,784.28.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

CME Group (CME) - FREE Research Report

Gepsman Martin J, who is Director at CME Group, sold 800 shares at $74.46 on Aug. 1, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 42,832 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.83% with the 800-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $74.13, down $0.33, or 0.45% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for CME Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,967
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 350
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,967
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 350
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 6,967

The average volume for CME Group has been 1.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. CME Group has a market cap of $24.8 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 5.46% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

CME Group Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates contract markets for the trading of futures and options on futures contracts worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.54%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.9. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate CME Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates CME Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its reasonable valuation levels, expanding profit margins, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full CME Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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