Insider Trading Alert - GWRE, CLSN And ADI Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Dec. 22, 2014, 79 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $4.97 to $8,553,900.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Guidewire Software (GWRE) - FREE Research Report

Hung Priscilla, who is Chief Administrative Officer at Guidewire Software, sold 6,160 shares at $49.70 on Dec. 22, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Administrative Officer owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 6,160-share transaction.

King James Winston, who is General Counsel and Secretary at Guidewire Software, sold 1,597 shares at $49.70 on Dec. 22, 2014. Following this transaction, the General Counsel and Secretary owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 1,597-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $50.76, up $1.06, or 2.08% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Guidewire Software go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 58,653
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 166,653
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 279,479

The average volume for Guidewire Software has been 455,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Guidewire Software has a market cap of $3.5 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 2.55% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Guidewire Software, Inc. provides software products for property and casualty (P&C) insurers. It offers an integrated suite of software applications that address the core processes, such as underwriting and policy administration, claims management, and billing. The company has a P/E ratio of 173.1. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Guidewire Software a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Guidewire Software as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, robust revenue growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing. Get the full Guidewire Software Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Celsion (CLSN) - FREE Research Report

Fritz Frederick J., who is Director at Celsion, bought 4,000 shares at $2.34 on Dec. 22, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 34,331 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 13.19% with the 4,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $2.35, up $0.01, or 0.45% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Celsion go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 4,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 4,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 17,000

The average volume for Celsion has been 75,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Celsion has a market cap of $47.1 million and is part of the health care sector and drugs industry. Shares are down 39.33% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Celsion Corporation, an oncology drug development company, focuses on the development and commercialization of chemotherapeutic oncology drugs based on its proprietary heat-activated liposomal technology. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Celsion a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Celsion as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full Celsion Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Analog Devices (ADI) - FREE Research Report

Seif Margaret K, who is SVP, Gen Counsel, Secretary at Analog Devices, sold 2,000 shares at $56.67 on Dec. 22, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP, Gen Counsel, Secretary owned 7,368 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 21.35% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $57.49, up $0.82, or 1.43% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Analog Devices go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 101,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 101,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 101,000

The average volume for Analog Devices has been 2.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Analog Devices has a market cap of $17.8 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 11.43% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Analog Devices, Inc. engages in the design, manufacture, and marketing of analog, mixed-signal, and digital signal processing integrated circuits (ICs) for use in industrial, automotive, consumer, and communication markets worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.59%. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.8. Currently, there are 11 analysts who rate Analog Devices a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 11 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Analog Devices 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, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Analog Devices Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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