Insider Trading Alert - SMG, CNQR And DATA Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Aug. 19, 2014, 100 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $500.00 to $13,978,760.18.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Scotts Miracle Gro (SMG) - FREE Research Report

Porter Michael E, who is Director at Scotts Miracle Gro, bought 810 shares at $56.89 on Aug. 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 19,190 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 4.41% with the 810-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $57.64, up $0.75, or 1.3% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Scotts Miracle Gro go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 17,873
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 74,235
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 144,235

The average volume for Scotts Miracle Gro has been 283,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Scotts Miracle Gro has a market cap of $3.5 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. Shares are down 7.68% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company is engaged in manufacturing, marketing, and selling consumer lawn and garden care products. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.12%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.2. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Scotts Miracle Gro a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Scotts Miracle Gro as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year, notable return on equity and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Scotts Miracle Gro Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Concur Technologies (CNQR) - FREE Research Report

Singh Rajeev, who is COO + President at Concur Technologies, sold 8 shares at $100.07 on Aug. 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the COO + President owned 140,884 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.01% with the 8-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $100.04, down $0.03, or 0.03% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Concur Technologies go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,242
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 43,742
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 56,742

The average volume for Concur Technologies has been 558,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Concur Technologies has a market cap of $5.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 2.48% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Concur Technologies, Inc. provides integrated travel and expense management solutions for companies worldwide. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate Concur Technologies a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Concur Technologies as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Concur Technologies Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Tableau Software (DATA) - FREE Research Report

Drant Ryan D, who is 10% Owner at Tableau Software, sold 5,000 shares at $61.79 on Aug. 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 9,282 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 35.01% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $61.58, down $0.21, or 0.34% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Tableau Software go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 12,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 138,425

The average volume for Tableau Software has been 1.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Tableau Software has a market cap of $2.5 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 10.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Tableau Software, Inc. provides various business analytics software products in the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 404.3. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Tableau Software a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Tableau Software as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself, feeble growth in its earnings per share and unimpressive growth in net income. Get the full Tableau Software Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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