Insider Trading Alert - KLAC, MYCC And STWD Traded By Insiders

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Friday, May 1, 2015, 63 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $200.00 to $4,632,380.28.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

KLA-Tencor (KLAC) - FREE Research Report

Bell Bobby R, who is Executive Vice President at KLA-Tencor, bought 67 shares at $64.44 on May 1, 2015. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 19,610 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.34% with the 67-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $60.32, down $4.12, or 6.82% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for KLA-Tencor go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,841
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,841
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 8,259

The average volume for KLA-Tencor has been 1.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. KLA-Tencor has a market cap of $9.4 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are down 14.55% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

KLA-Tencor Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets process control and yield management solutions worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.4%. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.6. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate KLA-Tencor a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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

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ClubCorp Holdings (MYCC) - FREE Research Report

Affeldt Eric, who is President & CEO at ClubCorp Holdings, sold 20,000 shares at $22.00 on May 1, 2015. Following this transaction, the President & CEO owned 769,888 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.53% with the 20,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $22.26, up $0.26, or 1.17% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for ClubCorp Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,300
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 24,800
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,300
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 56,600
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,300
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 56,600

The average volume for ClubCorp Holdings has been 275,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. ClubCorp Holdings has a market cap of $1.4 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 26.66% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

ClubCorp Holdings, Inc., a membership-based leisure company, owns and operates golf, country, business, sports, and alumni clubs in North America. It operates in two segments, Golf and Country Clubs; and Business, Sports, and Alumni Clubs. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.38%. The company has a P/E ratio of 104.2. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate ClubCorp Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates ClubCorp Holdings as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its generally high debt management risk and poor profit margins. Get the full ClubCorp Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Starwood Property (STWD) - FREE Research Report

Sossen Andrew Jay, who is COO and General Counsel at Starwood Property, sold 2,000 shares at $24.11 on May 1, 2015. Following this transaction, the COO and General Counsel owned 76,828 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.54% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $24.23, up $0.12, or 0.5% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Starwood Property go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 10,000

The average volume for Starwood Property has been 2.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Starwood Property has a market cap of $5.4 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 3.87% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Starwood Property Trust, Inc. originates, acquires, finances, and manages commercial mortgage loans, other commercial real estate debt investments, commercial mortgage-backed securities, and other commercial real estate-related debt investments in the United States and Europe. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 8%. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.7. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Starwood Property a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Starwood Property as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, attractive valuation levels, expanding profit margins 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 Starwood Property Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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