Insider Trading Alert - SKT, CTS And EGP Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 5, 2015, 84 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $500.00 to $1,572,413.89.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Tanger Factory Outlet Centers (SKT) - FREE Research Report

Citrin Jeffrey B, who is Director at Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, bought 1,000 shares at $33.95 on May 5, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 6,555 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 18% with the 1,000-share transaction.

Perry Chad, who is EVP,General Counsel,Secretary at Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, sold 3,674 shares at $34.17 on May 5, 2015. Following this transaction, the EVP,General Counsel,Secretary owned 58,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.96% with the 3,674-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $33.44, down $0.73, or 2.18% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Tanger Factory Outlet Centers go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 114,676
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 167,592

The average volume for Tanger Factory Outlet Centers has been 766,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Tanger Factory Outlet Centers has a market cap of $3.3 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 7.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. is a real estate investment trust. The firm invests in the real estate markets in United States. It focuses on developing, acquiring, owning, operating, and managing outlet shopping centers. Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.35%. The company has a P/E ratio of 34.7. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Tanger Factory Outlet Centers a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Tanger Factory Outlet Centers as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, revenue growth and growth in earnings per share. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and poor profit margins. Get the full Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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CTS (CTS) - FREE Research Report

Catlow Walter S, who is Director at CTS, sold 9,720 shares at $18.02 on May 5, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 51,439 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 15.89% with the 9,720-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $17.86, down $0.16, or 0.88% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for CTS go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,674
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 6,674
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 6,674

The average volume for CTS has been 81,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. CTS has a market cap of $597.9 million and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 1.01% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

CTS Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells a range of sensors, electronic components, and actuators primarily to original equipment manufacturers. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.89%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.0. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate CTS a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates CTS as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels, expanding profit margins and increase in stock price during the past year. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full CTS Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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EastGroup Properties (EGP) - FREE Research Report

Bolton H Eric Jr, who is Director at EastGroup Properties, bought 850 shares at $56.57 on May 5, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 3,930 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 27.6% with the 850-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $56.70, up $0.13, or 0.22% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for EastGroup Properties go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,400
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 4,800
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 4,800
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 10,000

The average volume for EastGroup Properties has been 201,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. EastGroup Properties has a market cap of $1.9 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 9.49% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

EastGroup Properties, Inc., a real estate investment trust (REIT), focuses on the development, acquisition, and operation of industrial properties in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.98%. The company has a P/E ratio of 36.7. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate EastGroup Properties a buy, 4 analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates EastGroup Properties as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, revenue growth and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full EastGroup Properties Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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