Insider Trading Alert - AMTD, SLAB And SUNE Traded By Insiders

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Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, 95 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $116.62 to $15,679,644.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

TD Ameritrade (AMTD) - FREE Research Report

Marlene M. Ricketts 1994 Dynasty Trust, who is 10% Owner at TD Ameritrade, sold 484,800 shares at $32.34 on Aug. 15, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 7.7 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.92% with the 484,800-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $32.31, down $0.03, or 0.1% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for TD Ameritrade go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 120,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 158,435
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 240,295

The average volume for TD Ameritrade has been 2.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. TD Ameritrade has a market cap of $17.7 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 5.29% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation provides securities brokerage services and technology-based financial services to retail investors, traders, and independent registered investment advisors (RIAs) in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.49%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.0. Currently, there are 12 analysts who rate TD Ameritrade a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates TD Ameritrade as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins, solid stock price performance and increase in net income. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full TD Ameritrade Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Silicon Laboratories (SLAB) - FREE Research Report

Hollister John C, who is Senior VP and CFO at Silicon Laboratories, bought 1,400 shares at $42.80 on Aug. 15, 2014. Following this transaction, the Senior VP and CFO owned 35,837 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 4.07% with the 1,400-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $42.74, down $0.06, or 0.14% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Silicon Laboratories go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,200
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,200
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 9,042

The average volume for Silicon Laboratories has been 500,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Silicon Laboratories has a market cap of $1.8 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are down 2.12% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Silicon Laboratories Inc., a fabless semiconductor company, designs and develops analog-intensive, mixed-signal integrated circuits (ICs). The company has a P/E ratio of 47.6. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Silicon Laboratories a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Silicon Laboratories 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, expanding profit margins, 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 Silicon Laboratories Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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SunEdison (SUNE) - FREE Research Report

Daley Clayton C Jr, who is Director at SunEdison, bought 5,000 shares at $21.02 on Aug. 15, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 5,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 100% with the 5,000-share transaction.

Domenech Carlos, who is EVP & Pres, SunEdison Capital at SunEdison, sold 313,992 shares at $21.15 on Aug. 15, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP & Pres, SunEdison Capital owned 42,945 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 87.97% with the 313,992-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $21.90, up $0.75, or 3.42% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for SunEdison has been 13.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. SunEdison has a market cap of $5.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 63.52% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

SunEdison, Inc. develops, manufactures, and sells silicon wafers to the semiconductor industry. The company operates through two segments, Solar Energy and Semiconductor Materials. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate SunEdison a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates SunEdison as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, poor profit margins, weak operating cash flow and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full SunEdison Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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