Insider Trading Alert - OFC, PMCS And CLH Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Aug. 14, 2014, 98 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $95.00 to $17,134,950.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Corporate Office Properties (OFC) - FREE Research Report

Jacobstein David M, who is Director at Corporate Office Properties, sold 5,900 shares at $28.18 on Aug. 14, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 8,087 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 42.18% with the 5,900-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $28.23, up $0.05, or 0.19% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Corporate Office Properties go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,593
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,593
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 36,362

The average volume for Corporate Office Properties has been 546,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Corporate Office Properties has a market cap of $2.5 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 20.05% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Corporate Office Properties Trust, a real estate investment trust (REIT), engages in the acquisition, development, ownership, management, and leasing of suburban office properties. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.87%. The company has a P/E ratio of 113.8. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Corporate Office Properties a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Corporate Office Properties as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year, compelling growth in net income and reasonable valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's profit margins have been poor overall. Get the full Corporate Office Properties Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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PMC-Sierra (PMCS) - FREE Research Report

Karr Travis, who is VP, GM Enterprise Storage Div at PMC-Sierra, sold 253 shares at $7.02 on Aug. 14, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP, GM Enterprise Storage Div owned 204,780 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.12% with the 253-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $7.07, up $0.05, or 0.71% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for PMC-Sierra go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 23,473
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 15,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 42,710
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 15,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 67,398

The average volume for PMC-Sierra has been 1.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. PMC-Sierra has a market cap of $1.4 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 8.86% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

PMC-Sierra, Inc. designs, develops, markets, and supports semiconductor solutions for communications network infrastructure worldwide. Its semiconductor devices enable networking equipment primarily in three markets: storage, optical, and mobile networks. Currently, there are no analysts who rate PMC-Sierra a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates PMC-Sierra as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that revenues have generally been declining. Get the full PMC-Sierra Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Clean Harbors (CLH) - FREE Research Report

Evens Deirdre, who is Exec VP (CHESI subsidiary) at Clean Harbors, sold 1,807 shares at $58.79 on Aug. 14, 2014. Following this transaction, the Exec VP (CHESI subsidiary) owned 32,339 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.29% with the 1,807-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $59.00, up $0.21, or 0.36% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Clean Harbors go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,583
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 8,365
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 8,365

The average volume for Clean Harbors has been 421,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Clean Harbors has a market cap of $3.6 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are down 1.77% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Clean Harbors, Inc. provides environmental, energy, and industrial services primarily in the United States, Puerto Rico, and Canada. The company has a P/E ratio of 35.9. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Clean Harbors a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Clean Harbors as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels, increase in stock price during the past year, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Clean Harbors Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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