Insider Trading Alert - ARE, EA And IT 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:

Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE) - FREE Research Report

Hash Steve, who is Director at Alexandria Real Estate Equities, bought 2,500 shares at $77.71 on Aug. 11, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 5,018 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 99.29% with the 2,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $77.81, up $0.10, or 0.13% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Alexandria Real Estate Equities go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 7,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 20,667
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 56,167

The average volume for Alexandria Real Estate Equities has been 332,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Alexandria Real Estate Equities has a market cap of $5.6 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 22.05% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc., a real estate investment trust (REIT), engages in the ownership, operation, management, development, acquisition, and redevelopment of properties for the life sciences industry. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.71%. The company has a P/E ratio of 45.1. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Alexandria Real Estate Equities a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Alexandria Real Estate Equities as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, increase in net income, growth in earnings per share and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Alexandria Real Estate Equities Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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