Insider Trading Alert - MPWR, WEC And CAMP Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Nov. 12, 2014, 173 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $57.29 to $21,893,760.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Monolithic Power Systems (MPWR) - FREE Research Report

Rao Meera, who is Cfo at Monolithic Power Systems, sold 5,378 shares at $44.66 on Nov. 12, 2014. Following this transaction, the Cfo owned 23,096 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 18.89% with the 5,378-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $45.44, up $0.78, or 1.71% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Monolithic Power Systems go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,713
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 167,318
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 318,071

The average volume for Monolithic Power Systems has been 395,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Monolithic Power Systems has a market cap of $1.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 30.93% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Monolithic Power Systems, Inc., a fabless semiconductor company, designs, develops, and markets analog and mixed-signal semiconductors for storage and computing, consumer electronics, communications, and industrial/automotive markets. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.34%. The company has a P/E ratio of 52.2. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Monolithic Power Systems a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Monolithic Power Systems as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full Monolithic Power Systems Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Wisconsin Energy (WEC) - FREE Research Report

Bowles Barbara L, who is Director at Wisconsin Energy, sold 2,000 shares at $49.50 on Nov. 12, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 22,652 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.11% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $48.30, down $1.20, or 2.48% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Wisconsin Energy go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2,500

The average volume for Wisconsin Energy has been 2.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Wisconsin Energy has a market cap of $11.2 billion and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are up 16.74% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Wisconsin Energy Corporation, through its subsidiaries, generates and distributes electric energy. The company operates in two segments, Utility Energy and Non-Utility Energy. It generates electricity from coal, natural gas, oil, hydro electric, wind, and biomass. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.14%. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.6. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Wisconsin Energy a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Wisconsin Energy as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, notable return on equity and reasonable valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Wisconsin Energy Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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CalAmp (CAMP) - FREE Research Report

Vitelle Richard K, who is Executive VP & CFO at CalAmp, sold 4,000 shares at $19.25 on Nov. 12, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive VP & CFO owned 319,613 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.24% with the 4,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $19.48, up $0.23, or 1.18% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for CalAmp go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 4,000

The average volume for CalAmp has been 719,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. CalAmp has a market cap of $689.5 million and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are down 30.35% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

CalAmp Corp. develops and markets wireless communications products and solutions for various applications worldwide. It operates in two segments, Wireless DataCom and Satellite. The company has a P/E ratio of 52.9. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate CalAmp a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates CalAmp 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, increase in net income, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full CalAmp Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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