Insider Trading Alert - PF, HII And PH 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:

Pinnacle Foods (PF) - FREE Research Report

Fernandez Antonio F., who is EVP, CSC Officer at Pinnacle Foods, sold 3,035 shares at $33.49 on Nov. 12, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP, CSC Officer owned 90,459 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.25% with the 3,035-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $33.56, up $0.07, or 0.21% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Pinnacle Foods go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 6,500
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 350
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 6,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 27,120
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 6,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 86,831

The average volume for Pinnacle Foods has been 768,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Pinnacle Foods has a market cap of $3.9 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are up 22.65% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Pinnacle Foods Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures, markets, and distributes branded convenience food products in North America. It operates through three segments: Birds Eye Frozen, Duncan Hines Grocery, and Specialty Foods. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.82%. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.7. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Pinnacle Foods a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Pinnacle Foods as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk and poor profit margins. Get the full Pinnacle Foods Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) - FREE Research Report

Ermatinger William R, who is Corp. VP, Chief HR Officer at Huntington Ingalls Industries, sold 4,725 shares at $108.36 on Nov. 12, 2014. Following this transaction, the Corp. VP, Chief HR Officer owned 25,936 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 15.41% with the 4,725-share transaction.

Edenzon Irwin F, who is Corp. VP, Strategic Projects at Huntington Ingalls Industries, sold 568 shares at $108.15 on Nov. 12, 2014. Following this transaction, the Corp. VP, Strategic Projects owned 31,649 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.76% with the 568-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $108.23, up $0.08, or 0.07% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Huntington Ingalls Industries go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 570
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,870
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 41,379

The average volume for Huntington Ingalls Industries has been 285,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Huntington Ingalls Industries has a market cap of $5.2 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and aerospace/defense industry. Shares are up 20.39% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. is engaged in designing, building, overhauling, and repairing ships primarily for the U.S. Navy and the U.S. Coast Guard. It operates in two segments, Ingalls and Newport News. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.48%. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.2. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Huntington Ingalls Industries a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Huntington Ingalls Industries as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and attractive valuation levels. 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 Huntington Ingalls Industries Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Parker Hannifin (PH) - FREE Research Report

Obourn Candy M, who is Director at Parker Hannifin, sold 2,725 shares at $128.56 on Nov. 12, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 14,436 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 15.88% with the 2,725-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $128.18, down $0.38, or 0.29% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Parker Hannifin go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,453
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,453
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 17,711

The average volume for Parker Hannifin has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Parker Hannifin has a market cap of $19.0 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are down 0.05% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Parker-Hannifin Corporation manufactures and sells motion and control technologies and systems for various mobile, industrial, and aerospace markets worldwide. It operates through two segments, Diversified Industrial and Aerospace Systems. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.97%. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.0. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate Parker Hannifin a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Parker Hannifin as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, revenue growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Parker Hannifin Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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