Insider Trading Alert - MTDR, WBMD And AAPL Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Sept. 11, 2014, 63 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,090.00 to $13,718,587.33.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Matador Resources (MTDR) - FREE Research Report

Sepulveda Carlos M, who is Director at Matador Resources, bought 3,000 shares at $24.47 on Sept. 11, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 300,459 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 1.01% with the 3,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $24.44, down $0.03, or 0.11% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Matador Resources go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 6,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 18,000

The average volume for Matador Resources has been 801,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Matador Resources has a market cap of $1.8 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 31.38% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Matador Resources Company, an independent energy company, acquires, explores, develops, and produces oil and natural gas resources in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.2. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate Matador Resources a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Matador Resources as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Matador Resources Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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WebMD Health (WBMD) - FREE Research Report

Manning James V, who is Director at WebMD Health, sold 500 shares at $47.46 on Sept. 11, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 124,769 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.4% with the 500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $48.06, up $0.60, or 1.25% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for WebMD Health go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 71,658
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 228,410
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 228,410

The average volume for WebMD Health has been 573,200 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 22% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

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 73.5. 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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Apple (AAPL) - FREE Research Report

Maestri Luca, who is Senior Vice President, CFO at Apple, sold 12,274 shares at $99.79 on Sept. 11, 2014. Following this transaction, the Senior Vice President, CFO owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 12,274-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $101.56, up $1.77, or 1.75% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Apple go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,291
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 8,582
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 10,678

The average volume for Apple has been 51.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Apple has a market cap of $604.8 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are up 26.56% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Apple Inc. and its wholly-owned subsidiaries design, manufacture, and market mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.86%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.2. Currently, there are 27 analysts who rate Apple a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Apple 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, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Apple Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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