Insider Trading Alert - SF, EXPE And CNC Traded By Insiders

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Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, 54 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,000.00 to $50,651,832.78.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Stifel Financial (SF) - FREE Research Report

Beda Bruce A, who is Director at Stifel Financial, sold 6,207 shares at $49.34 on Sept. 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 34,820 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 15.13% with the 6,207-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $48.04, down $1.30, or 2.71% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Stifel Financial go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,380
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,380
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,043

The average volume for Stifel Financial has been 266,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Stifel Financial has a market cap of $3.2 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 1.86% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Stifel Financial Corp., a financial holding company, provides retail and institutional brokerage, and investment banking services in the United States, Canada, and Europe. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.8. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Stifel Financial a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Stifel Financial as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in stock price during the past year, 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 low profit margins. Get the full Stifel Financial Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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