Insider Trading Alert - TWC, CNW And ALB Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Aug. 5, 2014, 114 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $201.96 to $442,750,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Time Warner Cable (TWC) - FREE Research Report

Osbourn William F Jr, who is SVP & Controller at Time Warner Cable, sold 4,903 shares at $146.99 on Aug. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP & Controller owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 4,903-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $144.49, down $2.50, or 1.73% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Time Warner Cable go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 919
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 919
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 13,021

The average volume for Time Warner Cable has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Time Warner Cable has a market cap of $41.2 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are up 8.69% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Time Warner Cable Inc., together with its subsidiaries, offers video, high-speed data, and voice services in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.04%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.5. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Time Warner Cable a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Time Warner Cable as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, increase in net income, revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Time Warner Cable Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Con-way (CNW) - FREE Research Report

Anton John James, who is Director at Con-way, sold 10,000 shares at $49.25 on Aug. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 9,903 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 50.24% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $48.99, down $0.26, or 0.54% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Con-way go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 15,459

The average volume for Con-way has been 691,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Con-way has a market cap of $2.8 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 24.73% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Con-way Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides transportation, logistics, and supply chain management services to various manufacturing, industrial, and retail customers in North America and internationally. It operates through three segments: Freight, Logistics, and Truckload. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.21%. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.2. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Con-way a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Con-way 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 and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Con-way Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Albemarle (ALB) - FREE Research Report

Wilson D Michael, who is Sr VP,Pres, Catalyst Solutions at Albemarle, bought 5,000 shares at $61.29 on Aug. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Sr VP,Pres, Catalyst Solutions owned 10,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 100% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $61.50, up $0.21, or 0.34% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Albemarle go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,568
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,568
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 4,568

The average volume for Albemarle has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Albemarle has a market cap of $4.8 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. Shares are down 2.24% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Albemarle Corporation develops, manufactures, and markets engineered specialty chemicals. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.78%. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.9. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Albemarle a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Albemarle 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, notable return on equity, reasonable valuation levels and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Albemarle Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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