Insider Trading Alert - INTU, ACMP And ARO Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Aug. 26, 2014, 64 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $780.00 to $14,799,972.38.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Intuit (INTU) - FREE Research Report

Smith Brad D, who is CEO and President and Director at Intuit, sold 21,000 shares at $82.24 on Aug. 26, 2014. Following this transaction, the CEO and President and Director owned 234,091 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.23% with the 21,000-share transaction.

Goodarzi Sasan K, who is SVP, Consumer Tax Group at Intuit, sold 5,051 shares at $82.29 on Aug. 26, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP, Consumer Tax Group owned 3,179 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 61.37% with the 5,051-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $82.63, up $0.34, or 0.41% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Intuit go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 80
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 80
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 8,191

The average volume for Intuit has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Intuit has a market cap of $23.5 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 8.28% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Intuit Inc. provides business and financial management solutions for small businesses, consumers, and accounting professionals in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, India, and Singapore. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.21%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.8. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate Intuit a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Intuit 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 growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Intuit Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Access Midstream Partners (ACMP) - FREE Research Report

Mueller Bradley D, who is VP - Controller at Access Midstream Partners, sold 1,625 shares at $62.37 on Aug. 26, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP - Controller owned 9,289 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.89% with the 1,625-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $63.50, up $1.13, or 1.77% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Access Midstream Partners go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,900
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,900
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,900

The average volume for Access Midstream Partners has been 643,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Access Midstream Partners has a market cap of $11.9 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 11.36% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Access Midstream Partners, L.P. owns, operates, develops, and acquires natural gas, natural gas liquids (NGLs) and oil gathering systems, and other midstream energy assets in the United States. It focuses on natural gas and NGL gathering operations. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.82%. The company has a P/E ratio of 61.1. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate Access Midstream Partners a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Access Midstream Partners as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Access Midstream Partners Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Aeropostale (ARO) - FREE Research Report

Hirtler-Garvey Karin, who is Director at Aeropostale, bought 55,000 shares at $3.56 on Aug. 26, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 135,610 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 68.23% with the 55,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $4.16, up $0.60, or 14.33% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Aeropostale go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 7,721
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 7,721
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 7,721

The average volume for Aeropostale has been 3.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Aeropostale has a market cap of $287.0 million and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are down 57.98% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Aeropostale, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel and accessories. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Aeropostale a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 18 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Aeropostale as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, poor profit margins, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full Aeropostale Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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