Insider Trading Alert - WWE, BWA And ENR Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Aug. 7, 2014, 70 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $646.00 to $62,506,298.61.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) - FREE Research Report

DeVito Basil V. Jr., who is Sr. Advisor, Bus. Strategies at World Wrestling Entertainment, sold 2,000 shares at $14.49 on Aug. 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the Sr. Advisor, Bus. Strategies owned 72,486 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.69% with the 2,000-share transaction.

Kowal Mark, who is SVP and Controller at World Wrestling Entertainment, sold 2,500 shares at $14.05 on Aug. 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP and Controller owned 15,229 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.1% with the 2,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $13.77, down $0.28, or 2.03% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for World Wrestling Entertainment go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 25,890
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 31,305
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 31,305

The average volume for World Wrestling Entertainment has been 2.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. World Wrestling Entertainment has a market cap of $467.7 million and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are down 17.49% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc., an integrated media and entertainment company, is engaged in the sports entertainment business worldwide. It operates in four segments: Live and Televised Entertainment, Consumer Products, Digital Media, and WWE Studios. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.4%. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate World Wrestling Entertainment a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates World Wrestling Entertainment as a hold. 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. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. Get the full World Wrestling Entertainment Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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BorgWarner (BWA) - FREE Research Report

Gasparovic John J, who is Vice President, GC and Sec. at BorgWarner, sold 60,000 shares at $61.00 on Aug. 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the Vice President, GC and Sec. owned 79,906 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 42.89% with the 60,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $61.12, up $0.12, or 0.2% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for BorgWarner go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 7,800
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 7,800
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 13,214

The average volume for BorgWarner has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. BorgWarner has a market cap of $13.9 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and automotive industry. Shares are up 8.67% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

BorgWarner Inc. manufactures and sells engineered automotive systems and components primarily for powertrain applications worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.86%. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.2. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate BorgWarner a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates BorgWarner 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 notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full BorgWarner Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Energizer Holdings (ENR) - FREE Research Report

Sescleifer Daniel J, who is Executive Vice President & Cfo at Energizer Holdings, sold 9,317 shares at $116.46 on Aug. 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President & Cfo owned 8,504 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 52.28% with the 9,317-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $115.19, down $1.27, or 1.1% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Energizer Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 530
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 700
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 530
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,400
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 530
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2,100

The average volume for Energizer Holdings has been 468,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Energizer Holdings has a market cap of $7.2 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 6.84% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Energizer Holdings, Inc. manufactures and sells primary batteries, portable lighting, and personal care products worldwide. It offers household and specialty batteries, including carbon zinc, alkaline, rechargeable, and lithium batteries. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.71%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.4. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Energizer Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Energizer Holdings as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in stock price during the past year 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 Energizer Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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