Insider Trading Alert - FSLR, ACHC And BWLD Traded By Insiders

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Friday, May 22, 2015, 89 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,297.00 to $237,892,500.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

First Solar (FSLR) - FREE Research Report

Sweeney Michael T, who is Director at First Solar, bought 4,000 shares at $55.30 on May 22, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 18,239 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 28.09% with the 4,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $51.04, down $4.26, or 8.35% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for First Solar go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 4,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 18,498
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 4,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 18,498
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 4,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 28,498

The average volume for First Solar has been 2.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. First Solar has a market cap of $5.6 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 23.49% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

First Solar, Inc. provides solar energy solutions worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Components and Systems. The Components segment designs, manufactures, and sells solar modules that convert sunlight into electricity. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.1. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate First Solar a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates First Solar as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and reasonable valuation levels. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full First Solar Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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