Insider Trading Alert - AAPL, ABTL And OSIS Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 4, 2015, 82 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1.50 to $744,000,000,054.72.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Apple (AAPL) - FREE Research Report

Riccio Daniel J., who is Senior Vice President at Apple, sold 24,090 shares at $125.84 on May 4, 2015. Following this transaction, the Senior Vice President owned 72,255 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 25% with the 24,090-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $127.05, up $1.21, or 0.95% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Apple go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,936
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 63,756
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 156,711

The average volume for Apple has been 52.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Apple has a market cap of $742.9 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are up 16.82% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Apple Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players worldwide. The company also sells related software, services, accessories, networking solutions, and third-party digital content and applications. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.61%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.9. Currently, there are 23 analysts who rate Apple a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 11 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Apple as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, robust revenue growth and notable return on equity. 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 Apple Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Autobytel (ABTL) - FREE Research Report

Auto Holdings Ltd., who is 10% Owner at Autobytel, bought 1.5 million shares at $504,315.15 on May 4, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 1.5 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 100% with the 1.5 million-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $14.25, down $504,300.90, or 3538953.67% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Autobytel go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 400
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 400
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 11,744

The average volume for Autobytel has been 93,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Autobytel has a market cap of $128.9 million and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are up 33.12% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Autobytel Inc. operates as an automotive marketing services company in the United States. It assists automotive retail dealers and manufacturers to market and sell new and used vehicles to consumers through its programs. The company has a P/E ratio of 45.3. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Autobytel a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Autobytel as a hold. 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 and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full Autobytel Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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OSI Systems (OSIS) - FREE Research Report

Good Steven C, who is Director at OSI Systems, sold 3,000 shares at $68.00 on May 4, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 18,825 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 13.75% with the 3,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $67.37, down $0.63, or 0.94% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for OSI Systems go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 25,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 84,494

The average volume for OSI Systems has been 131,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. OSI Systems has a market cap of $1.3 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are down 5.06% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

OSI Systems, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs and manufactures specialized electronic systems and components worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 44.8. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate OSI Systems a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates OSI Systems as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and reasonable valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full OSI Systems Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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