Insider Trading Alert - GBX, AEGR And ABG Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Aug. 20, 2014, 93 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $712.40 to $14,201,355.08.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Greenbrier Companies (GBX) - FREE Research Report

Rittenbaum Mark J, who is Evp & Cfo at Greenbrier Companies, sold 10,000 shares at $69.73 on Aug. 20, 2014. Following this transaction, the Evp & Cfo owned 103,815 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.79% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $70.38, up $0.65, or 0.93% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Greenbrier Companies go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,700
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 71,038
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 80,759

The average volume for Greenbrier Companies has been 639,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Greenbrier Companies has a market cap of $1.9 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 115.56% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets railroad freight car equipment in North America and Europe. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.86%. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.9. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate Greenbrier Companies a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Greenbrier Companies as a buy. 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, compelling growth in net income, good cash flow from operations and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Greenbrier Companies Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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