Insider Trading Alert - GPC, PRXL And ENV Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Aug. 13, 2014, 91 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,704.50 to $121,177,500.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Genuine Parts (GPC) - FREE Research Report

Gallagher Thomas, who is Chief Executive Officer at Genuine Parts, bought 5,000 shares at $84.00 on Aug. 13, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 515,423 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.98% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $85.50, up $1.50, or 1.75% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for Genuine Parts has been 544,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Genuine Parts has a market cap of $12.8 billion and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are up 1.17% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Genuine Parts Company distributes automotive replacement parts, industrial replacement parts, office products, and electrical/electronic materials in the United States, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Mexico, and Canada. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.74%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.1. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Genuine Parts a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Genuine Parts 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 and reasonable valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Genuine Parts Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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