Insider Trading Alert - EFX, SRC And AKAM 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:

Equifax (EFX) - FREE Research Report

Barros Paulino R, who is Pres-Intl at Equifax, sold 7,239 shares at $98.17 on May 4, 2015. Following this transaction, the Pres-Intl owned 25,415 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 22.17% with the 7,239-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $98.87, up $0.70, or 0.71% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Equifax go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 7,021
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 170,756
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 172,256

The average volume for Equifax has been 619,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Equifax has a market cap of $11.7 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 21.52% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Equifax Inc. provides information solutions and human resources business process outsourcing services for businesses, governments, and consumers. The company's U.S. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.18%. The company has a P/E ratio of 32.6. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Equifax a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Equifax as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and expanding profit margins. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Equifax Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Spirit Realty Capital (SRC) - FREE Research Report

Nolan Thomas H Jr, who is Chief Executive Officer at Spirit Realty Capital, sold 12,500 shares at $11.35 on May 4, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 750,649 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.64% with the 12,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $11.24, down $0.11, or 0.98% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Spirit Realty Capital go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 12,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 12,500

The average volume for Spirit Realty Capital has been 5.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Spirit Realty Capital has a market cap of $5.0 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 4.46% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Spirit Realty Capital, Inc is a publicly traded real estate investment trust. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 5.99%. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Spirit Realty Capital a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Spirit Realty Capital as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Spirit Realty Capital Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Akamai Technologies (AKAM) - FREE Research Report

Gemmell James, who is EVP & Chief HR Officer at Akamai Technologies, sold 2,309 shares at $73.96 on May 4, 2015. Following this transaction, the EVP & Chief HR Officer owned 1,587 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 59.27% with the 2,309-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $74.72, up $0.76, or 1.02% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Akamai Technologies go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,640
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 15,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,640
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 61,705
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,640
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 84,760

The average volume for Akamai Technologies has been 1.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Akamai Technologies has a market cap of $13.4 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are up 18.58% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Akamai Technologies, Inc. provides cloud services for delivering, optimizing, and securing online content and business applications in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 39.9. Currently, there are 16 analysts who rate Akamai Technologies a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Akamai Technologies 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, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and reasonable valuation levels. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Akamai Technologies Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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