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Yesterday, Nov. 20, 2014, 118 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $277.00 to $8,954,563.40.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Axis Capital Holdings (AXS) - FREE Research Report

Gieryn Richard T JR, who is General Counsel and Secretary at Axis Capital Holdings, sold 24,500 shares at $49.79 on Nov. 20, 2014. Following this transaction, the General Counsel and Secretary owned 75,530 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 24.49% with the 24,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $50.04, up $0.25, or 0.5% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Axis Capital Holdings go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares bought: 176,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 176,000

The average volume for Axis Capital Holdings has been 597,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Axis Capital Holdings has a market cap of $5.1 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 4.75% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited provides specialty lines insurance and treaty reinsurance products worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.18%. The company has a P/E ratio of 6.9. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Axis Capital Holdings a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Axis Capital Holdings as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Axis Capital Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Dr Pepper Snapple Group (DPS) - FREE Research Report

Adams John L, who is Director at Dr Pepper Snapple Group, sold 4,090 shares at $71.12 on Nov. 20, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 34,365 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 10.64% with the 4,090-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $72.29, up $1.17, or 1.62% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Dr Pepper Snapple Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 61,347
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 61,347
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 63,847

The average volume for Dr Pepper Snapple Group has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Dr Pepper Snapple Group has a market cap of $13.8 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are up 47.29% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. operates as a brand owner, manufacturer, and distributor of non-alcoholic beverages in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean. The company operates in three segments: Beverage Concentrates, Packaged Beverages, and Latin America Beverages. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.3%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.0. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Dr Pepper Snapple Group a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Dr Pepper Snapple Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Dr Pepper Snapple Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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EMC (EMC) - FREE Research Report

Devenuti Richard R, who is President, IIG at EMC, sold 66,000 shares at $30.54 on Nov. 20, 2014. Following this transaction, the President, IIG owned 420,426 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 13.57% with the 66,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $30.19, down $0.35, or 1.16% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for EMC go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 370,791
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 654,559
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 654,559

The average volume for EMC has been 15.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. EMC has a market cap of $60.9 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer hardware industry. Shares are up 18.73% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

EMC Corporation develops, delivers, and supports information infrastructure and virtual infrastructure technologies, solutions, and services. It operates in three segments: Information Storage, Information Intelligence Group, and RSA Information Security. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.54%. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.3. Currently, there are 20 analysts who rate EMC a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates EMC 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, growth in earnings per share, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full EMC Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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