Insider Trading Alert - HTGC, SEIC And BPOP 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:

Hercules Technology Growth Capital (HTGC) - FREE Research Report

Shah Parag, who is Senior Managing Director at Hercules Technology Growth Capital, sold 33,000 shares at $15.25 on Sept. 3, 2014. Following this transaction, the Senior Managing Director owned 324,659 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 9.23% with the 33,000-share transaction.

Bluestein Scott, who is Chief Investment Officer at Hercules Technology Growth Capital, sold 6,000 shares at $15.25 on Sept. 3, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Investment Officer owned 157,385 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.67% with the 6,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $15.47, up $0.22, or 1.42% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Hercules Technology Growth Capital go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 85,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 3,127
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 173,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 3,127
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 300,733

The average volume for Hercules Technology Growth Capital has been 580,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Hercules Technology Growth Capital has a market cap of $966.5 million and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 6.04% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Hercules Technology Growth Capital, Inc. is a private equity, venture capital, and venture debt firm specializing in providing capital to privately held venture capital and private equity backed companies and select publicly-traded companies. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 8.12%. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.2. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Hercules Technology Growth Capital a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Hercules Technology Growth Capital as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its notable return on equity, 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 Hercules Technology Growth Capital Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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