Insider Trading Alert - MATR, CBI And TREE 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:

Mattersight (MATR) - FREE Research Report

Danson Christopher Joseph, who is Executive VP, Delivery at Mattersight, sold 21,618 shares at $6.14 on May 18, 2015. Following this transaction, the Executive VP, Delivery owned 117,120 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 15.58% with the 21,618-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $6.43, up $0.29, or 4.49% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Mattersight go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 75,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,958
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 75,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,958
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 75,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,958

The average volume for Mattersight has been 48,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Mattersight has a market cap of $139.5 million and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 0.48% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Mattersight Corporation provides enterprise analytics services with a focus on customer and employee interactions and behaviors in the United States and the United Kingdom. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Mattersight a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Mattersight as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Mattersight Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Chicago Bridge & Iron Company (CBI) - FREE Research Report

Mullen Patrick K, who is Executive Vice President at Chicago Bridge & Iron Company, sold 7,807 shares at $52.50 on May 18, 2015. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 56,342 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.17% with the 7,807-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $56.82, up $4.32, or 7.6% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Chicago Bridge & Iron Company go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,200
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 67,166
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 67,166

The average volume for Chicago Bridge & Iron Company has been 2.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Chicago Bridge & Iron Company has a market cap of $6.0 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 39.66% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. provides conceptual design, technology, engineering, procurement, fabrication, modularization, construction, commissioning, maintenance, program management, and environmental services worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.51%. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.2. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate Chicago Bridge & Iron Company a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Chicago Bridge & Iron Company as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, compelling growth in net income, attractive valuation levels and notable return on equity. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Chicago Bridge & Iron Company Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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LendingTree (TREE) - FREE Research Report

Patel Nikul, who is Chief Product Officer at LendingTree, sold 1,000 shares at $55.13 on May 18, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Product Officer owned 29,106 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.32% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $58.00, up $2.87, or 4.95% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for LendingTree go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 400
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 7,820
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 400
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 7,820
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 400
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 13,072

The average volume for LendingTree has been 165,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. LendingTree has a market cap of $655.1 million and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 17.91% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

LendingTree, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates an online loan marketplace for consumers seeking an array of loan types and other credit-based offerings in the United States. The company operates in four segments: Lending, Auto, Education, and Home Services. The company has a P/E ratio of 62.2. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate LendingTree a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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

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