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Yesterday, Feb. 2, 2015, 49 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $144.84 to $41,551,800.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

MasterCard (MA) - FREE Research Report

MasterCard Foundation, who is 10% Owner at MasterCard, sold 211,992 shares at $81.78 on Feb. 2, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 117.1 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.18% with the 211,992-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $82.96, up $1.18, or 1.43% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for MasterCard go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 635,976
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 647,976
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 833,138

The average volume for MasterCard has been 4.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. MasterCard has a market cap of $91.3 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 3.69% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

MasterCard Incorporated provides transaction processing and other payment-related services in the United States and internationally. It facilitates the processing of payment transactions, including authorization, clearing, and settlement, as well as delivers related products and services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.78%. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.2. Currently, there are 17 analysts who rate MasterCard a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates MasterCard 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, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full MasterCard Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Electronic Arts (EA) - FREE Research Report

Jorgensen Blake J, who is EVP & Chief Financial Officer at Electronic Arts, sold 3,909 shares at $54.99 on Feb. 2, 2015. Following this transaction, the EVP & Chief Financial Officer owned 68,433 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.4% with the 3,909-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $54.52, down $0.47, or 0.86% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Electronic Arts go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 98,491
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 119,925
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 271,937

The average volume for Electronic Arts has been 4.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Electronic Arts has a market cap of $17.1 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 16.91% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Electronic Arts Inc. develops, markets, publishes, and distributes game software content and services for video game consoles, personal computers, mobile phones, and tablets. The company operates through EA Games, EA SPORTS, Maxis, PopCap, and All Play segments. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.4. Currently, there are 11 analysts who rate Electronic Arts a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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

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Air Lease (AL) - FREE Research Report

Baer Marc H, who is Evp at Air Lease, sold 2,000 shares at $34.97 on Feb. 2, 2015. Following this transaction, the Evp owned 126,249 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.56% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $36.61, up $1.64, or 4.48% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Air Lease go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2,000

The average volume for Air Lease has been 617,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Air Lease has a market cap of $3.6 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 5.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Air Lease Corporation is engaged in the purchase and leasing of commercial jet transport aircraft to airlines worldwide. The company also sells aircraft from its operating lease portfolio to third parties, including other leasing companies, financial services companies, and airlines. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.46%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.3. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate Air Lease a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Air Lease as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, increase in stock price during the past year and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company has favored debt over equity in the management of its balance sheet. Get the full Air Lease Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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