Insider Trading Alert - JCOM, XRX And RSG Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Aug. 11, 2014, 73 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,689.60 to $7,913,130.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

j2 Global (JCOM) - FREE Research Report

Turicchi R Scott, who is President at j2 Global, sold 45,000 shares at $51.53 on Aug. 11, 2014. Following this transaction, the President owned 329,084 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.03% with the 45,000-share transaction.

Adelman Jeffrey Daniel, who is VP/General Counsel at j2 Global, sold 1,225 shares at $51.10 on Aug. 11, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP/General Counsel owned 28,591 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.11% with the 1,225-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $52.49, up $1.39, or 2.64% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for j2 Global go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,225
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 41,845
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 131,173

The average volume for j2 Global has been 415,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. J2 Global has a market cap of $2.4 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are up 5.04% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

j2 Global, Inc. provides Internet services to businesses and individuals worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Business Cloud Services and Digital Media. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.16%. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.0. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate j2 Global a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates j2 Global as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, expanding profit margins, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full j2 Global Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Xerox Corporation (XRX) - FREE Research Report

Zapfel Robert K, who is Executive Vice President at Xerox Corporation, bought 40,000 shares at $12.94 on Aug. 11, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 40,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 100% with the 40,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $13.45, up $0.51, or 3.8% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Xerox Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 20,769
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 20,869
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 420,086

The average volume for Xerox Corporation has been 8.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Xerox Corporation has a market cap of $15.2 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 9.78% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Xerox Corporation provides business process and document management solutions worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.9%. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.3. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Xerox Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Xerox Corporation 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 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 Xerox Corporation 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 80,878 shares at $38.22 on Aug. 11, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 98.3 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.08% with the 80,878-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $38.63, up $0.41, or 1.06% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Republic Services go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 4.9 million
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 8.6 million
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 8.6 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 $13.8 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 15.9% 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 2.89%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.4. Currently, there are 5 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 revenue growth, increase in stock price during the past year, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income 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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