Insider Trading Alert - PF, IBKR And WMC 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:

Pinnacle Foods (PF) - FREE Research Report

Fernandez Antonio F., who is EVP, CSC Officer at Pinnacle Foods, sold 3,035 shares at $31.91 on Sept. 11, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP, CSC Officer owned 96,529 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.05% with the 3,035-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $32.09, up $0.18, or 0.56% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Pinnacle Foods go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 6,500
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 17,850
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 6,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 52,095
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 6,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 106,831

The average volume for Pinnacle Foods has been 868,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Pinnacle Foods has a market cap of $3.8 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are up 17.81% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Pinnacle Foods Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures, markets, and distributes branded convenience food products in North America. It operates through three segments: Birds Eye Frozen, Duncan Hines Grocery, and Specialty Foods. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.92%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.9. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Pinnacle Foods a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Pinnacle Foods as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in stock price during the past year and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk and poor profit margins. Get the full Pinnacle Foods Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Interactive Brokers Group (IBKR) - FREE Research Report

Galik Milan, who is SVP Software Development at Interactive Brokers Group, sold 1,800 shares at $23.85 on Sept. 11, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP Software Development owned 724,817 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.25% with the 1,800-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $25.19, up $1.34, or 5.32% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Interactive Brokers Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 13,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 49,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 65,700

The average volume for Interactive Brokers Group has been 349,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Interactive Brokers Group has a market cap of $1.4 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 1.07% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. operates as an automated electronic broker and market maker. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.64%. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.9. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Interactive Brokers Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Interactive Brokers Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels 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 Interactive Brokers Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Western Asset Mortgage Capital (WMC) - FREE Research Report

James Gavin L, who is President, CEO at Western Asset Mortgage Capital, bought 6,570 shares at $15.20 on Sept. 11, 2014. Following this transaction, the President, CEO owned 55,207 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 13.51% with the 6,570-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $15.16, down $0.04, or 0.26% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Western Asset Mortgage Capital go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 16,060
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 16,060
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 39,410

The average volume for Western Asset Mortgage Capital has been 688,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Western Asset Mortgage Capital has a market cap of $629.5 million and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 2.82% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corporation operates as a real estate investment trust in the United States. It primarily focuses on investing in, financing, and managing agency and non-agency residential mortgage-backed securities and commercial mortgage-backed securities. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 30.42%. The company has a P/E ratio of 5.2. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Western Asset Mortgage Capital a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Western Asset Mortgage Capital as a sell. Among the areas we feel are negative, one of the most important has been a generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Western Asset Mortgage Capital Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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