Insider Trading Alert - ENTG, IBTX And CAR Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 18, 2015, 93 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $500.00 to $575,784,180.28.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Entegris (ENTG) - FREE Research Report

Kramer Christian, who is Sr. V.P. & CCO at Entegris, sold 3,333 shares at $13.63 on May 18, 2015. Following this transaction, the Sr. V.P. & CCO owned 46,659 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.67% with the 3,333-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $13.66, up $0.03, or 0.22% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Entegris go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 123,600
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,029
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 123,600
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 12,029
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 123,600
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 20,293

The average volume for Entegris has been 674,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Entegris has a market cap of $1.9 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 3.41% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Entegris, Inc. manufactures and sells a range of products and services for purifying, protecting, and transporting the critical materials used in processing and manufacturing in the microelectronics and other high-technology industries worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 194.7. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Entegris a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Entegris 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, 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 somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Entegris Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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