Insider Trading Alert - ROL, TEX And UAL Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Dec. 5, 2014, 98 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $85.00 to $13,664,800.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Rollins (ROL) - FREE Research Report

Iarocci Eugene A, who is Vice President at Rollins, sold 5,000 shares at $32.50 on Dec. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Vice President owned 116,657 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.11% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $33.25, up $0.75, or 2.26% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Rollins go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 5,000

The average volume for Rollins has been 152,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Rollins has a market cap of $4.7 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 7.53% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Rollins, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides pest and termite control services to residential and commercial customers. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.29%. The company has a P/E ratio of 35.1. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Rollins a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Rollins 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 expanding profit margins. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Rollins Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Terex (TEX) - FREE Research Report

Lousberg Kenneth D., who is President, Terex China at Terex, bought 61 shares at $28.51 on Dec. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the President, Terex China owned 74,925 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.08% with the 61-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $28.13, down $0.38, or 1.35% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Terex go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 366
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,380
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 585
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,380
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 3,150
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 29,280

The average volume for Terex has been 2.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Terex has a market cap of $3.1 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are down 33.25% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Terex Corporation operates as a lifting and material handling solutions company. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.71%. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.5. Currently, there are 9 analysts who rate Terex a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Terex as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, attractive valuation levels, good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures 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 Terex Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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United Continental Holdings (UAL) - FREE Research Report

Bonds Michael P, who is EVP HR and Labor Relations at United Continental Holdings, sold 1,452 shares at $62.00 on Dec. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP HR and Labor Relations owned 56,206 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.52% with the 1,452-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $63.03, up $1.03, or 1.63% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for United Continental Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,039
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 4,079

The average volume for United Continental Holdings has been 6.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. United Continental Holdings has a market cap of $21.9 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 63.23% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

United Continental Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides passenger and cargo transportation services. The company transports people and cargo through its mainline operations, which use jet aircraft with 118 seats, and its regional operations. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.4. Currently, there are 10 analysts who rate United Continental Holdings a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates United Continental Holdings as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, notable return on equity and good cash flow from operations. 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 United Continental Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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