Insider Trading Alert - JNS, EL And FTR Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Sept. 8, 2014, 70 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $178.80 to $12,892,563.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Janus Capital Group (JNS) - FREE Research Report

Cheh Augustus, who is Head of International at Janus Capital Group, sold 41,616 shares at $12.00 on Sept. 8, 2014. Following this transaction, the Head of International owned 77,613 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 34.9% with the 41,616-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $11.96, down $0.04, or 0.31% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Janus Capital Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000

The average volume for Janus Capital Group has been 2.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Janus Capital Group has a market cap of $2.3 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 2.59% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Janus Capital Group, Inc. is a publicly owned asset management holding company with approximately $167.7 billion in assets under management. It also provides retirement planning, investment planning, tax planning, investment for college, and tax planning services to its clients. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.67%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.4. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Janus Capital Group a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Janus Capital Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, 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 Janus Capital Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Estee Lauder Cos (EL) - FREE Research Report

Freda Fabrizio, who is President and CEO at Estee Lauder Cos, sold 20,434 shares at $75.74 on Sept. 8, 2014. Following this transaction, the President and CEO owned 109,174 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 15.77% with the 20,434-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $74.74, down $1.00, or 1.34% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Estee Lauder Cos go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 86,969
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 86,969
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 115,469

The average volume for Estee Lauder Cos has been 1.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Estee Lauder Cos has a market cap of $17.9 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 0.36% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. manufactures, markets, and sells skin care, makeup, fragrance, and hair care products worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.04%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.1. Currently, there are 12 analysts who rate Estee Lauder Cos a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Estee Lauder Cos as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations 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 Estee Lauder Cos Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Frontier Communications (FTR) - FREE Research Report

Nielsen Mark D, who is SVP and General Counsel at Frontier Communications, bought 15,000 shares at $6.71 on Sept. 8, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP and General Counsel owned 45,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 50% with the 15,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $6.79, up $0.08, or 1.18% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Frontier Communications go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,600

The average volume for Frontier Communications has been 10.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Frontier Communications has a market cap of $6.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are up 46.67% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Frontier Communications Corporation, a communications company, provides regulated and unregulated voice, data, and video services to residential, business, and wholesale customers in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 6%. The company has a P/E ratio of 37.1. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Frontier Communications a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Frontier Communications as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Frontier Communications Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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