Insider Trading Alert - BLMN, KW And IVR Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 14, 2015, 102 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $67.14 to $168,133,945.20.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Bloomin Brands (BLMN) - FREE Research Report

Levy Tara Walpert, who is Director at Bloomin Brands, bought 3 shares at $24.87 on May 14, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 4,948 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.05% with the 3-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $22.26, down $2.61, or 11.75% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Bloomin Brands go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1

The average volume for Bloomin Brands has been 2.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Bloomin Brands has a market cap of $2.7 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are down 11.59% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Bloomin' Brands, Inc., through its subsidiaries, owns and operates casual, upscale casual, and fine dining restaurants primarily in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.1%. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.7. Currently, there are 10 analysts who rate Bloomin Brands a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Bloomin Brands as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income, reasonable valuation levels, growth in earnings per share and notable return on equity. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Bloomin Brands Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Kennedy-Wilson Holdings (KW) - FREE Research Report

Enbody Justin, who is Chief Financial Officer at Kennedy-Wilson Holdings, bought 2,050 shares at $24.50 on May 14, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 238,892 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.87% with the 2,050-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $25.61, up $1.11, or 4.33% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Kennedy-Wilson Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 100,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 100,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 100,000

The average volume for Kennedy-Wilson Holdings has been 482,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Kennedy-Wilson Holdings has a market cap of $2.6 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 2.92% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Kennedy-Wilson Holdings, Inc. operates as a real estate investment and services company in the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Jersey, Spain, and Japan. It operates in two segments: KW Investments and KW Services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.96%. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Kennedy-Wilson Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Kennedy-Wilson Holdings as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income, generally higher debt management risk and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full Kennedy-Wilson Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Invesco Mortgage Capital (IVR) - FREE Research Report

King Richard J., who is President & CEO at Invesco Mortgage Capital, bought 3,000 shares at $15.91 on May 14, 2015. Following this transaction, the President & CEO owned 99,352 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 3.11% with the 3,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $15.99, up $0.08, or 0.5% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Invesco Mortgage Capital go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,300
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 17,086
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 20,711

The average volume for Invesco Mortgage Capital has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Invesco Mortgage Capital has a market cap of $2.0 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 3.23% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc., a real estate investment trust, focuses on investing in, financing, and managing residential and commercial mortgage-backed securities and mortgage loans. It invests in residential mortgage-backed securities for which a U.S. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 11.31%. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Invesco Mortgage Capital a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Invesco Mortgage Capital as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its disappointing return on equity and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Invesco Mortgage Capital Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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