Insider Trading Alert - DV, DATA And CONN Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Sept. 3, 2014, 85 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $4,255.74 to $5,989,983.27.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

DeVry Education Group (DV) - FREE Research Report

Wiggins Timothy J, who is SVP & Chief Financial Officer at DeVry Education Group, sold 393 shares at $42.80 on Sept. 3, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP & Chief Financial Officer owned 38,767 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1% with the 393-share transaction.

Dirst Eric P., who is President, DeVry Online at DeVry Education Group, sold 625 shares at $42.69 on Sept. 3, 2014. Following this transaction, the President, DeVry Online owned 10,726 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.51% with the 625-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $43.18, up $0.49, or 1.13% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for DeVry Education Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 28,452
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 29,635
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 75,187

The average volume for DeVry Education Group has been 458,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. DeVry Education Group has a market cap of $2.7 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 21.21% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

DeVry Education Group Inc. provides educational services worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.8%. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.4. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate DeVry Education Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates DeVry Education Group 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 largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the growth in the company's net income has been quite unimpressive. Get the full DeVry Education Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Tableau Software (DATA) - FREE Research Report

Drant Ryan D, who is 10% Owner at Tableau Software, sold 10,000 shares at $66.79 on Sept. 3, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 1,697 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 85.49% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $67.75, up $0.96, or 1.42% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Tableau Software go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 27,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 27,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 136,000

The average volume for Tableau Software has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Tableau Software has a market cap of $2.8 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 2.06% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Tableau Software, Inc. provides various business analytics software products in the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 454.5. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Tableau Software a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Tableau Software as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself, feeble growth in its earnings per share and unimpressive growth in net income. Get the full Tableau Software Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Conn's (CONN) - FREE Research Report

Thompson Scott L, who is Director at Conn's, bought 16,100 shares at $30.89 on Sept. 3, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 28,941 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 125.38% with the 16,100-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $30.00, down $0.89, or 2.97% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Conn's go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 4,500
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 4,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 4,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 10,000

The average volume for Conn's has been 874,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Conn's has a market cap of $1.1 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are down 61.34% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Conn's, Inc. operates as a specialty retailer of durable consumer goods and related services in Texas, Arizona, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and New Mexico, the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.7. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Conn's a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Conn's as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, expanding profit margins, 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 sub par growth in net income. Get the full Conn's Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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