Insider Trading Alert - CXW, IHS And CATM Traded By Insiders

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Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, 91 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $850.00 to $69,000,000,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Corrections Corp of America (CXW) - FREE Research Report

Correnti John D, who is Director at Corrections Corp of America, sold 30,000 shares at $36.36 on Nov. 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 20,469 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 59.44% with the 30,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $36.75, up $0.39, or 1.05% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Corrections Corp of America go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 7,200
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 9,418
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 7,200
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 9,418
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 7,200
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 9,418

The average volume for Corrections Corp of America has been 554,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Corrections Corp of America has a market cap of $4.2 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 13.19% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Corrections Corporation of America, together with its subsidiaries, owns and operates privatized correctional and detention facilities in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 5.61%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.3. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Corrections Corp of America a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Corrections Corp of America as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its reasonable valuation levels, increase in net income, growth in earnings per share and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Corrections Corp of America Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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IHS (IHS) - FREE Research Report

Sweeney Brian J., who is Sr VP, Global Sales at IHS, sold 1,000 shares at $129.91 on Nov. 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the Sr VP, Global Sales owned 1,026 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 49.36% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $128.75, down $1.16, or 0.9% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for IHS go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 16,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 45,801

The average volume for IHS has been 261,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. IHS has a market cap of $8.8 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 7.69% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

IHS Inc. provides critical information, insights, and analytics worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 51.1. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate IHS a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates IHS as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations, compelling growth in net income and solid stock price performance. 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 IHS Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Cardtronics (CATM) - FREE Research Report

Garcia Gerardo, who is Chief Info. Security Officer at Cardtronics, sold 10,000 shares at $10.55 on Nov. 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Info. Security Officer owned 27,796 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 26.46% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $38.47, up $27.92, or 72.58% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cardtronics go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 7,800
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 27,742
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 7,800
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 27,742
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 7,800
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 27,742

The average volume for Cardtronics has been 367,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Cardtronics has a market cap of $1.7 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 11.76% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Cardtronics, Inc. provides automated consumer financial services through its network of automated teller machines (ATMs) and multi-function financial services kiosks. It operates through U.S., Europe, and Other International segments. The company has a P/E ratio of 44.5. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Cardtronics a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cardtronics as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, compelling growth in net income, good cash flow from operations, impressive record of earnings per share growth and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Cardtronics Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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