Insider Trading Alert - CVC, BKD And HMHC Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 21, 2015, 117 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $233.20 to $1,180,446,250.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Cablevision Systems (CVC) - FREE Research Report

Ellen David, who is EVP General Counsel &Secretary at Cablevision Systems, sold 40,452 shares at $20.86 on May 21, 2015. Following this transaction, the EVP General Counsel &Secretary owned 269,100 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 13.07% with the 40,452-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $24.80, up $3.94, or 15.9% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cablevision Systems go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 60,695
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 60,695
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 60,695

The average volume for Cablevision Systems has been 4.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Cablevision Systems has a market cap of $5.5 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are up 19.38% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Cablevision Systems Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, owns and operates cable systems in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Cable, Lightpath, and Other. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.43%. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.7. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Cablevision Systems a buy, 4 analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cablevision Systems as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, weak operating cash flow and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full Cablevision Systems Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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