Insider Trading Alert - RSG, AL And CSC Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Aug. 4, 2014, 84 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $287.50 to $28,284,584.53.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Republic Services (RSG) - FREE Research Report

Nutter Wallace Lee, who is Director at Republic Services, bought 30,000 shares at $38.04 on Aug. 4, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 30,332 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 9036.14% with the 30,000-share transaction.

Cascade Investment Llc, who is 10% Owner at Republic Services, bought 746,431 shares at $37.89 on Aug. 4, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 96.4 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.78% with the 746,431-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $38.04, up $0.15, or 0.39% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Republic Services go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2.3 million
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 6.1 million
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 6.1 million

The average volume for Republic Services has been 1.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Republic Services has a market cap of $13.4 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 14.19% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Republic Services, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides non-hazardous solid waste collection, transfer, and recycling and disposal services for commercial, industrial, municipal, and residential customers in the United States and Puerto Rico. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.96%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.0. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate Republic Services a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Republic Services as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth and reasonable valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Republic Services Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Air Lease (AL) - FREE Research Report

Khatibi Alex A, who is Evp at Air Lease, sold 1,250 shares at $35.68 on Aug. 4, 2014. Following this transaction, the Evp owned 135,494 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.91% with the 1,250-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $35.59, down $0.09, or 0.25% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Air Lease go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 7,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 7,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 6,020

The average volume for Air Lease has been 997,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Air Lease has a market cap of $3.5 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 14.38% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Air Lease Corporation is engaged in the purchase and leasing of commercial jet transport aircraft to airlines worldwide. The company also sells aircraft from its operating lease portfolio to third parties, including other leasing companies, financial services companies, and airlines. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.35%. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.4. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Air Lease a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Air Lease as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company has favored debt over equity in the management of its balance sheet. Get the full Air Lease Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Computer (CSC) - FREE Research Report

Lawrie John M, who is President and CEO at Computer, sold 2,000 shares at $62.40 on Aug. 4, 2014. Following this transaction, the President and CEO owned 221,150 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.9% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $62.67, up $0.27, or 0.42% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Computer go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 25,530
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 25,530

The average volume for Computer has been 978,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Computer has a market cap of $9.1 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 12.37% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Computer Sciences Corporation provides information technology (IT) and professional services and solutions in North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia. The company operates through Global Business Services, Global Infrastructure Services, and North American Public Sector segments. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.47%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.6. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Computer a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Computer as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, attractive valuation levels, good cash flow from operations 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 Computer Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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