Insider Trading Alert - HOT, KKR And ILMN 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:

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide (HOT) - FREE Research Report

Cava Jeffrey M, who is EVP & Chief HR Officer at Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, sold 3,000 shares at $87.55 on May 1, 2015. Following this transaction, the EVP & Chief HR Officer owned 32,534 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.44% with the 3,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $86.49, down $1.06, or 1.23% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 550
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 550
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 11,035
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 550
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 11,035

The average volume for Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has been 3.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has a market cap of $14.7 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 6.76% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a hotel and leisure company worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.75%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.8. Currently, there are 9 analysts who rate Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its notable return on equity 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 Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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