Insider Trading Alert - WBMD, OSIS And KOS Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Sept. 9, 2014, 75 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $46.83 to $226,304,343.30.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

WebMD Health (WBMD) - FREE Research Report

Manning James V, who is Director at WebMD Health, sold 6,979 shares at $48.00 on Sept. 9, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 125,269 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.28% with the 6,979-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $47.70, down $0.30, or 0.63% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for WebMD Health go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 118,192
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 221,431
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 221,431

The average volume for WebMD Health has been 567,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. WebMD Health has a market cap of $1.9 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 20.08% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

WebMD Health Corp. provides health information services to consumers, physicians and other healthcare professionals, employers, and health plans through its public and private online portals, mobile platforms, and health-focused publications in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 71.6. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate WebMD Health a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates WebMD Health as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, notable return on equity and good cash flow from operations. 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 WebMD Health Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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OSI Systems (OSIS) - FREE Research Report

Good Steven C, who is Director at OSI Systems, sold 3,250 shares at $68.72 on Sept. 9, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 25,725 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.22% with the 3,250-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $67.36, down $1.36, or 2.02% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for OSI Systems go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,400
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,400

The average volume for OSI Systems has been 163,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. OSI Systems has a market cap of $1.4 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 29.64% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

OSI Systems, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs and manufactures specialized electronic systems and components worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 29.6. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate OSI Systems a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates OSI Systems as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, good cash flow from operations and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full OSI Systems Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Kosmos Energy (KOS) - FREE Research Report

Doughty Jason, who is GC & SVP, Legal, HR and Admin. at Kosmos Energy, bought 5,100 shares at $9.80 on Sept. 9, 2014. Following this transaction, the GC & SVP, Legal, HR and Admin. owned 258,402 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 2.01% with the 5,100-share transaction.

Ball Christopher James, who is SVP, Planning and Bus. Dev. at Kosmos Energy, bought 10,000 shares at $9.81 on Sept. 9, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP, Planning and Bus. Dev. owned 116,084 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 9.43% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $9.73, down $0.08, or 0.82% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Kosmos Energy go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 36,326
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 10.6 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 11.9 million

The average volume for Kosmos Energy has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Kosmos Energy has a market cap of $3.8 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 12.25% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Kosmos Energy Ltd. explores and produces oil and gas in Africa, Europe, and South America. Its asset portfolio includes production and other projects offshore Ghana, as well as exploration licenses with hydrocarbon potential offshore Ireland, Mauritania, Morocco, and Suriname. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 7.1%. The company has a P/E ratio of 42.6. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Kosmos Energy a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Kosmos Energy as a hold. 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 and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Kosmos Energy Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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