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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Electronic Arts (EA) - FREE Research Report

Toledano Gabrielle B, who is EVP, and Chief Talent Officer at Electronic Arts, sold 25,000 shares at $35.04 on Aug. 11, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP, and Chief Talent Officer owned 52,979 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 32.06% with the 25,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $35.52, up $0.48, or 1.35% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Electronic Arts go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 150,627
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 399,331

The average volume for Electronic Arts has been 3.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Electronic Arts has a market cap of $10.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 52.88% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Electronic Arts Inc. develops, markets, publishes, and distributes game software content and services for video game consoles, personal computers, mobile phones, and tablets. The company operates through EA Games, EA SPORTS, Maxis, PopCap, and All Play segments. The company has a P/E ratio of 95.2. Currently, there are 10 analysts who rate Electronic Arts a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Electronic Arts 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, increase in net income, good cash flow from operations 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 Electronic Arts Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Gartner (IT) - FREE Research Report

Dawkins Alwyn, who is SVP, Events at Gartner, sold 2,678 shares at $71.85 on Aug. 11, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP, Events owned 17,782 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 13.09% with the 2,678-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $72.73, up $0.88, or 1.21% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Gartner go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 8,332
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 53,334
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 79,605

The average volume for Gartner has been 404,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Gartner has a market cap of $6.4 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 2.18% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Gartner, Inc. provides independent and objective research and analysis on the information technology (IT), computer hardware, software, communications, and related technology industries in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 35.2. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Gartner a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Gartner as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and good cash flow from operations. 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 Gartner Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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