Insider Trading Alert - WWE, MKTX And IACI Traded By Insiders

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Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, 74 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $900.00 to $13,450,865.30.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) - FREE Research Report

Dunn Kevin, who is Executive Producer at World Wrestling Entertainment, sold 30,000 shares at $14.44 on Aug. 22, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive Producer owned 242,406 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.01% with the 30,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $14.87, up $0.43, or 2.89% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for World Wrestling Entertainment go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 43,705
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 49,120
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 49,120

The average volume for World Wrestling Entertainment has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. World Wrestling Entertainment has a market cap of $479.0 million and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are down 11.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc., an integrated media and entertainment company, is engaged in the sports entertainment business worldwide. It operates in four segments: Live and Televised Entertainment, Consumer Products, Digital Media, and WWE Studios. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.32%. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate World Wrestling Entertainment a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates World Wrestling Entertainment as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, revenue growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. Get the full World Wrestling Entertainment Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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MarketAxess Holdings (MKTX) - FREE Research Report

Themelis Nicholas, who is Chief Information Officer at MarketAxess Holdings, sold 11,000 shares at $57.58 on Aug. 22, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Information Officer owned 56,791 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 16.23% with the 11,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $58.84, up $1.26, or 2.15% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for MarketAxess Holdings go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares sold: 75,000

The average volume for MarketAxess Holdings has been 251,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. MarketAxess Holdings has a market cap of $2.2 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 13.38% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

MarketAxess Holdings Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates an electronic trading platform that enables fixed-income market participants to trade corporate bonds and other types of fixed-income instruments worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.11%. The company has a P/E ratio of 31.6. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates MarketAxess Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates MarketAxess Holdings as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full MarketAxess Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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IAC/InterActiveCorp (IACI) - FREE Research Report

Rosenblatt David S, who is Director at IAC/InterActiveCorp, sold 7,500 shares at $68.27 on Aug. 22, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 43,745 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.64% with the 7,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $68.44, up $0.17, or 0.25% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for IAC/InterActiveCorp go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 7,785
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 7,785
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 7,785

The average volume for IAC/InterActiveCorp has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. IAC/InterActiveCorp has a market cap of $5.3 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are down 0.19% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

IAC/InterActiveCorp operates as a media and Internet company in the United States and internationally. The company operates in five segments: Search & Applications, Match, Local, Media, and Other segments. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.99%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.1. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate IAC/InterActiveCorp a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates IAC/InterActiveCorp as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its reasonable valuation levels, expanding profit margins, solid stock price performance and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full IAC/InterActiveCorp Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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