Insider Trading Alert - BLKB, TYPE And ESNT Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 11, 2015, 93 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,570.00 to $275,612,220.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Blackbaud (BLKB) - FREE Research Report

Kight Peter J, who is Director at Blackbaud, bought 9,500 shares at $52.98 on May 11, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 10,063 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 1687.39% with the 9,500-share transaction.

Ellis George H, who is Director at Blackbaud, sold 1,500 shares at $53.51 on May 11, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 13,162 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 10.23% with the 1,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $52.51, down $1.00, or 1.9% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Blackbaud go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 6,006
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 6,006

The average volume for Blackbaud has been 189,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Blackbaud has a market cap of $2.5 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 22.15% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Blackbaud, Inc. provides software solutions and related services for nonprofit, charitable giving, and education communities worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.91%. The company has a P/E ratio of 83.9. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Blackbaud a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Blackbaud as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income, expanding profit margins, solid stock price performance and growth in earnings per share. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Blackbaud Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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