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Yesterday, Nov. 10, 2014, 94 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $418.41 to $20,729,358.41.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Piper Jaffray Cos (PJC) - FREE Research Report

Polsky Lisa, who is Director at Piper Jaffray Cos, sold 7,000 shares at $57.05 on Nov. 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 12,829 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 35.3% with the 7,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $58.54, up $1.49, or 2.55% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Piper Jaffray Cos go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 18,670
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 33,670
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 46,170

The average volume for Piper Jaffray Cos has been 188,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Piper Jaffray Cos has a market cap of $942.8 million and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 49.13% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Piper Jaffray Companies provides investment banking, institutional brokerage, asset management, and related financial services in the United States and Europe. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.1. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Piper Jaffray Cos a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Piper Jaffray Cos as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Piper Jaffray Cos Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Super Micro Computer (SMCI) - FREE Research Report

Tsai Hwei-Ming Fred, who is Director at Super Micro Computer, sold 9,000 shares at $32.61 on Nov. 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 278,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.14% with the 9,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $32.87, up $0.26, or 0.8% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Super Micro Computer go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 19,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 19,000

The average volume for Super Micro Computer has been 503,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Super Micro Computer has a market cap of $1.6 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer hardware industry. Shares are up 96.39% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Super Micro Computer, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, develops and provides high performance server solutions based on modular and open-standard architecture. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.1. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Super Micro Computer a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Super Micro Computer as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Super Micro Computer Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE) - FREE Research Report

Ryan Daniel J, who is EVP - Regional Market Director at Alexandria Real Estate Equities, sold 7,500 shares at $82.91 on Nov. 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP - Regional Market Director owned 62,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 10.79% with the 7,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $83.47, up $0.56, or 0.67% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Alexandria Real Estate Equities go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,166
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 6,416
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 36,083

The average volume for Alexandria Real Estate Equities has been 478,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Alexandria Real Estate Equities has a market cap of $5.9 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 31.63% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc., a real estate investment trust (REIT), engages in the ownership, operation, management, development, acquisition, and redevelopment of properties for the life sciences industry. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.5%. The company has a P/E ratio of 46.3. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Alexandria Real Estate Equities a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Alexandria Real Estate Equities as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Alexandria Real Estate Equities Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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