Insider Trading Alert - AAWW, WEX And WPX Traded By Insiders

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Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, 84 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $100.00 to $10,031,220.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings (AAWW) - FREE Research Report

Flynn William J, who is President & CEO at Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, sold 1,200 shares at $35.00 on Sept. 12, 2014. Following this transaction, the President & CEO owned 185,284 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.64% with the 1,200-share transaction.

Kokas Adam Richard, who is EVP, GC & Secty. at Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, sold 7,899 shares at $36.38 on Sept. 12, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP, GC & Secty. owned 25,906 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 23.37% with the 7,899-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $36.20, down $0.18, or 0.5% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 8,800
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 28,800
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 64,848

The average volume for Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings has been 246,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings has a market cap of $918.6 million and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are down 11.62% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides outsourced aircraft and aviation operating services worldwide. It operates through ACMI, AMC Charter, Commercial Charter, and Dry Leasing segments. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.1. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, attractive valuation levels and increase in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. Get the full Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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WEX (WEX) - FREE Research Report

Rapkin Hilary A, who is SVP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. at WEX, sold 2,727 shares at $110.54 on Sept. 12, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. owned 7,872 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 25.73% with the 2,727-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $110.22, down $0.32, or 0.29% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for WEX go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,847
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 9,071
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 34,423

The average volume for WEX has been 207,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. WEX has a market cap of $4.3 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 11.26% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

WEX Inc. provides corporate card payment solutions in North and South America, the Asia Pacific, and Europe. It operates in two segments, Fleet Payment Solutions and Other Payment Solutions. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.6. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate WEX a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates WEX 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, expanding profit margins, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full WEX Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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WPX Energy (WPX) - FREE Research Report

Guderian Bryan K, who is Senior Vice President at WPX Energy, sold 11,820 shares at $25.61 on Sept. 12, 2014. Following this transaction, the Senior Vice President owned 15,338 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 43.52% with the 11,820-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $25.10, down $0.51, or 2.03% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for WPX Energy go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 70,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 70,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 37,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 237,253

The average volume for WPX Energy has been 3.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. WPX Energy has a market cap of $5.2 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 23.94% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

WPX Energy, Inc., an independent natural gas and oil exploration and production company, is engaged in the exploitation and development of unconventional properties in the United States. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate WPX Energy a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates WPX Energy as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, good cash flow from operations and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full WPX Energy Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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