Insider Trading Alert - STAG, CRM And PPC Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Nov. 5, 2014, 87 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $500.00 to $472,150,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Stag Industrial (STAG) - FREE Research Report

Mecke Stephen C, who is COO and EVP at Stag Industrial, sold 1,250 shares at $24.49 on Nov. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the COO and EVP owned 4,500 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 21.74% with the 1,250-share transaction.

King David G, who is EVP and Director-Real Estate at Stag Industrial, sold 2,000 shares at $24.49 on Nov. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP and Director-Real Estate owned 6,764 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 22.82% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $25.01, up $0.52, or 2.06% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Stag Industrial go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,544
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,980
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,544
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 7,904
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,544
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 14,452

The average volume for Stag Industrial has been 531,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Stag Industrial has a market cap of $1.6 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 22.56% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

STAG Industrial, Inc. is a real estate investment trust. The firm invests in the real estate markets of United States. It is engaged in investment and management of real estate assets. STAG Industrial, Inc. was founded on July 21, 2010 and is based in Boston, Massachusetts. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 5.41%. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Stag Industrial a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Stag Industrial as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income, poor profit margins and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full Stag Industrial Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Salesforce.com (CRM) - FREE Research Report

Benioff Marc, who is Chairman of the Board & CEO at Salesforce.com, sold 40,000 shares at $63.03 on Nov. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chairman of the Board & CEO owned 39.0 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.1% with the 40,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $62.95, down $0.08, or 0.12% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Salesforce.com go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 370,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 918,320
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1.9 million

The average volume for Salesforce.com has been 5.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Salesforce.com has a market cap of $39.3 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 12.18% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

salesforce.com, inc. provides enterprise cloud computing solutions to various businesses and industries worldwide. Currently, there are 24 analysts who rate Salesforce.com a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Salesforce.com as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and generally higher debt management risk. Get the full Salesforce.com Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Pilgrims Pride (PPC) - FREE Research Report

Lovette William W, who is CEO and President at Pilgrims Pride, sold 24,250 shares at $30.30 on Nov. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the CEO and President owned 186,750 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.49% with the 24,250-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $32.16, up $1.86, or 5.79% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Pilgrims Pride go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 30,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 30,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 30,000

The average volume for Pilgrims Pride has been 1.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Pilgrims Pride has a market cap of $7.9 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are up 95.45% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Pilgrim's Pride Corporation is engaged in the production, processing, marketing, and distribution of fresh, frozen, and value-added chicken products to retailers, distributors, and foodservice operators in the United States, Mexico, and Puerto Rico. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.6. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Pilgrims Pride a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Pilgrims Pride 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, attractive valuation levels 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 Pilgrims Pride Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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