Insider Trading Alert - IHS, IACI And RSG 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:

IHS (IHS) - FREE Research Report

Hyatt Todd S., who is EVP and CFO at IHS, sold 1,000 shares at $131.21 on Aug. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP and CFO owned 13,016 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.13% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $134.06, up $2.85, or 2.13% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for IHS go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,877
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 28,801
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 40,590

The average volume for IHS has been 222,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. IHS has a market cap of $9.1 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 11.77% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

IHS Inc. provides critical information, insights, and analytics worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 60.3. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate IHS a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates IHS as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations, increase in net income and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full IHS Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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IAC/InterActiveCorp (IACI) - FREE Research Report

Lourd Bryan, who is Director at IAC/InterActiveCorp, sold 7,785 shares at $66.50 on Aug. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 25,854 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 23.14% with the 7,785-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $64.88, down $1.62, or 2.5% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for IAC/InterActiveCorp go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,325
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 12,325
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 12,325

The average volume for IAC/InterActiveCorp has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. IAC/InterActiveCorp has a market cap of $5.1 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are down 3.56% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

IAC/InterActiveCorp operates as a media and Internet company in the United States and internationally. The company operates in five segments: Search & Applications, Match, Local, Media, and Other segments. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.05%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.5. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate IAC/InterActiveCorp a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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

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Republic Services (RSG) - FREE Research Report

Cascade Investment Llc, who is 10% Owner at Republic Services, bought 714,022 shares at $37.76 on Aug. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 97.2 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.74% with the 714,022-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $38.16, up $0.40, or 1.06% 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 $13.5 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 Tuesday.

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 2.95%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.1. 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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