Insider Trading Alert - FR, RSG And SKX Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Aug. 25, 2014, 97 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $508.38 to $15,061,515.27.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

First Industrial Realty (FR) - FREE Research Report

Schultz Peter, who is EVP - East Region at First Industrial Realty, sold 11,616 shares at $18.50 on Aug. 25, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP - East Region owned 118,030 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.96% with the 11,616-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $18.23, down $0.27, or 1.48% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for First Industrial Realty go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 21,500
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 7,900
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 21,500
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 7,900
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 36,500

The average volume for First Industrial Realty has been 490,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. First Industrial Realty has a market cap of $2.0 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 4.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

First Industrial Realty Trust Inc. is a real estate investment trust. The firm invests in the real estate markets of the United States. It makes investments in industrial properties. The firm owns, manages, acquires, sells, develops, and redevelops industrial real estate. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.25%. The company has a P/E ratio of 303.7. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate First Industrial Realty a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates First Industrial Realty as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, revenue growth and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income and poor profit margins. Get the full First Industrial Realty Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Republic Services (RSG) - FREE Research Report

Cascade Investment Llc, who is 10% Owner at Republic Services, bought 31,621 shares at $39.50 on Aug. 25, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 100.5 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.03% with the 31,621-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $39.45, down $0.05, or 0.13% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Republic Services go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 6.8 million
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10.9 million
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 10.9 million

The average volume for Republic Services has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Republic Services has a market cap of $14.0 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 18.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Republic Services, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides non-hazardous solid waste collection, transfer, and recycling and disposal services for commercial, industrial, municipal, and residential customers in the United States and Puerto Rico. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.85%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.8. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Republic Services a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Republic Services as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in stock price during the past year, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and reasonable valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Republic Services Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Skechers USA (SKX) - FREE Research Report

Rappaport Richard, who is Director at Skechers USA, sold 1,000 shares at $60.00 on Aug. 25, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 10,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 9.09% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $59.37, down $0.63, or 1.06% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Skechers USA go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 7,850
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 7,850
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 14,875

The average volume for Skechers USA has been 746,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Skechers USA has a market cap of $2.4 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 79.38% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Skechers U.S.A., Inc. designs, develops, markets, and distributes footwear for men, women, and children, as well as performance footwear for men and women under the Skechers GO brand name. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.0. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Skechers USA a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Skechers USA 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, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Skechers USA Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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