Insider Trading Alert - TRIP, REXX And AAWW Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Dec. 1, 2014, 117 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $311.47 to $11,658,664.23.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

TripAdvisor (TRIP) - FREE Research Report

Kaufer Stephen, who is President and CEO at TripAdvisor, bought 13,785 shares at $72.55 on Dec. 1, 2014. Following this transaction, the President and CEO owned 283,669 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 5.11% with the 13,785-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $71.05, down $1.50, or 2.11% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for TripAdvisor has been 2.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. TripAdvisor has a market cap of $9.5 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are down 12.15% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

TripAdvisor, Inc. operates as an online travel company. The company has a P/E ratio of 50.5. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate TripAdvisor a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 11 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates TripAdvisor as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, expanding profit margins and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including weak operating cash flow, a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and deteriorating net income. Get the full TripAdvisor Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Rex Energy (REXX) - FREE Research Report

Lombardi John A, who is Director at Rex Energy, bought 1,000 shares at $7.38 on Dec. 1, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 38,292 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 2.68% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $6.99, down $0.39, or 5.58% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Rex Energy go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 255,265
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 21,359
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 255,265
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 21,359
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 260,265
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 21,359

The average volume for Rex Energy has been 2.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Rex Energy has a market cap of $462.6 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 56.62% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Rex Energy Corporation operates as an independent oil and gas exploration and production company in the Appalachian and Illinois basins in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 61.1. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Rex Energy a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Rex Energy as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, increase in net income and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, disappointing return on equity and generally higher debt management risk. Get the full Rex Energy Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings (AAWW) - FREE Research Report

Agnew Robert F, who is Director at Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, sold 2,000 shares at $46.00 on Dec. 1, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 24,131 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.65% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $44.49, down $1.51, or 3.39% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 32,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 53,700
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 82,500

The average volume for Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings has been 261,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings has a market cap of $1.1 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 9.48% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides outsourced aircraft and aviation operating services worldwide. It operates through ACMI, AMC Charter, Commercial Charter, and Dry Leasing segments. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.9. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, attractive valuation levels, solid stock price performance and increase in net income. 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 Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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