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Yesterday, Aug. 21, 2014, 108 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $747.00 to $81,857,601.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

CH Robinson Worldwide (CHRW) - FREE Research Report

Freeman Angela K., who is Vice President-Human Resources at CH Robinson Worldwide, sold 650 shares at $68.30 on Aug. 21, 2014. Following this transaction, the Vice President-Human Resources owned 31,678 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.01% with the 650-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $68.25, down $0.05, or 0.08% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for CH Robinson Worldwide go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 400
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 34,862
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 400
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 40,194
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 400
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 40,894

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 $10.1 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 17.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

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 2.04%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.1. 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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NetApp (NTAP) - FREE Research Report

Kurian George, who is Exec VP, Product Operations at NetApp, sold 10,000 shares at $41.00 on Aug. 21, 2014. Following this transaction, the Exec VP, Product Operations owned 7,567 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 56.92% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $40.99, down $0.01, or 0.03% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for NetApp go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 20,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 40,888
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 40,888

The average volume for NetApp has been 3.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. NetApp has a market cap of $13.3 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer hardware industry. Shares are down 0.53% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

NetApp, Inc. is engaged in design, manufacture, and marketing of networked storage solutions. The company provides storage and data management software, systems, and services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.61%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.8. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate NetApp a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 16 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates NetApp as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, expanding profit margins, increase in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full NetApp Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Saia (SAIA) - FREE Research Report

Odell Richard D, who is President & CEO of Saia at Saia, sold 16,000 shares at $48.22 on Aug. 21, 2014. Following this transaction, the President & CEO of Saia owned 61,894 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 20.54% with the 16,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $47.19, down $1.03, or 2.18% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Saia go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 40,500

The average volume for Saia has been 210,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Saia has a market cap of $1.2 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 49.08% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Saia, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a transportation company in the United States. It provides regional and interregional less-than-truckload, truckload, guaranteed, expedited, and logistics services. The company offers solutions for shipments between 100 and 10,000 pounds. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.3. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Saia a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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

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