Insider Trading Alert - CHRW, EBAY And IPGP 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:

CH Robinson Worldwide (CHRW) - FREE Research Report

Obrien Chris, who is Senior Vice President at CH Robinson Worldwide, sold 1,400 shares at $68.11 on Aug. 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the Senior Vice President owned 60,657 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.26% with the 1,400-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $68.36, up $0.25, or 0.37% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for CH Robinson Worldwide go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 400
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 33,462
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 400
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 39,394
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 400
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 39,494

The average volume for CH Robinson Worldwide has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. CH Robinson Worldwide has a market cap of $10.0 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 17.62% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc., a third party logistics company, provides freight transportation services and logistics solutions to companies in various industries worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.05%. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.9. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate CH Robinson Worldwide a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 11 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates CH Robinson Worldwide 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, notable return on equity, solid stock price performance and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full CH Robinson Worldwide Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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eBay (EBAY) - FREE Research Report

Doerger Brian J., who is VP, Chief Accounting Officer at eBay, sold 400 shares at $53.01 on Aug. 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP, Chief Accounting Officer owned 6,366 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.91% with the 400-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $53.38, up $0.37, or 0.69% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for eBay go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 40,371
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 43,521
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 71,617

The average volume for eBay has been 11.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. eBay has a market cap of $65.9 billion and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are down 2.03% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

eBay Inc. provides online platforms, tools, and services to help individuals and merchants in online and mobile commerce and payments in the United States and internationally. Currently, there are 18 analysts who rate eBay a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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

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IPG Photonics (IPGP) - FREE Research Report

Gapontsev Valentin P, who is CEO & Chairman of the Board at IPG Photonics, sold 6,000 shares at $68.86 on Aug. 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the CEO & Chairman of the Board owned 489,931 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.21% with the 6,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $70.74, up $1.88, or 2.66% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for IPG Photonics go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 29,048
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 78,381
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 327,331

The average volume for IPG Photonics has been 349,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. IPG Photonics has a market cap of $3.6 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are down 8.89% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

IPG Photonics Corporation develops and manufactures fiber lasers, fiber amplifiers, and diode lasers that are used in various applications, primarily in materials processing. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.8. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate IPG Photonics a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates IPG Photonics 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, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full IPG Photonics Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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