Insider Trading Alert - STFC, EVTC And FN Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Nov. 25, 2014, 127 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $158.00 to $38,255,692.50.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

State Auto Financial (STFC) - FREE Research Report

State Automobile Mutual Insurance Co, who is 10% Owner at State Auto Financial, bought 7,000 shares at $20.13 on Nov. 25, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 25.6 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.03% with the 7,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $20.05, down $0.08, or 0.4% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for State Auto Financial go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 42,869
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 69,520
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 156,284

The average volume for State Auto Financial has been 32,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. State Auto Financial has a market cap of $822.6 million and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are down 5.84% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

State Auto Financial Corporation, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in writing personal, business, and specialty insurance products. The company operates through four segments: Personal insurance, Business insurance, Specialty insurance, and Investment operations. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.99%. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.1. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate State Auto Financial a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates State Auto Financial as a buy. Get the full State Auto Financial Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Evertec (EVTC) - FREE Research Report

Steurer Philip E., who is Executive Vice President & COO at Evertec, sold 68,238 shares at $21.52 on Nov. 25, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President & COO owned 15,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 81.98% with the 68,238-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $22.32, up $0.80, or 3.58% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Evertec go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,300
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 28,300
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 137,300

The average volume for Evertec has been 341,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Evertec has a market cap of $1.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 9.73% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

EVERTEC, Inc. provides various transaction processing services in Latin America and the Caribbean. The company operates in three segments: Merchant Acquiring, Payment Processing, and Business Solutions. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.82%. The company has a P/E ratio of 8.0. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Evertec a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Evertec as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, compelling growth in net income and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and generally higher debt management risk. Get the full Evertec Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Fabrinet (FN) - FREE Research Report

Gill Harpal, who is President & COO at Fabrinet, sold 15,000 shares at $17.16 on Nov. 25, 2014. Following this transaction, the President & COO owned 225,751 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.23% with the 15,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $16.90, down $0.26, or 1.54% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Fabrinet go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,214
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 10,214
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 10,214

The average volume for Fabrinet has been 206,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Fabrinet has a market cap of $609.3 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are down 16.54% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Fabrinet provides optical packaging and precision optical, electro-mechanical, and electronic manufacturing services to original equipment manufacturers of optical communication components, modules and sub-systems, and industrial lasers and sensors. The company has a P/E ratio of 7.4. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Fabrinet a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Fabrinet 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, attractive valuation levels and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Fabrinet Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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