Insider Trading Alert - WETF, IEX And VLGEA Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 26, 2015, 91 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $232.50 to $546,600,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

WisdomTree Investments (WETF) - FREE Research Report

Salerno Frank, who is Director at WisdomTree Investments, sold 7,800 shares at $20.54 on May 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 130,761 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.63% with the 7,800-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $21.03, up $0.49, or 2.31% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for WisdomTree Investments go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 41,400
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 510,791
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2.2 million

The average volume for WisdomTree Investments has been 2.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. WisdomTree Investments has a market cap of $2.8 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 30.78% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

WisdomTree Investments, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an exchange-traded funds (ETFs) sponsor and asset manager. It offers ETFs in equities, currency, fixed income, and alternatives asset classes. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.56%. The company has a P/E ratio of 66.1. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate WisdomTree Investments a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates WisdomTree Investments as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full WisdomTree Investments Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Idex (IEX) - FREE Research Report

Bucklew Jeffrey D, who is SVP - Chief HR Officer at Idex, sold 2,218 shares at $79.20 on May 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the SVP - Chief HR Officer owned 4,245 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 34.32% with the 2,218-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $77.76, down $1.44, or 1.85% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Idex go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,962
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,962
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 26,804

The average volume for Idex has been 320,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Idex has a market cap of $6.2 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are down 0.41% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

IDEX Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides various pumps, flow meters, other fluidics systems and components, and engineered products worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.62%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.4. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Idex a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Idex 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, expanding profit margins, notable return on equity and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full Idex Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Village Super Market (VLGEA) - FREE Research Report

Estate of Perry Sumas, who is Shareholder at Village Super Market, sold 3,778 shares at $31.70 on May 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Shareholder owned 989,903 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.38% with the 3,778-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $32.22, up $0.52, or 1.62% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Village Super Market go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,712
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 167,783
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 236,709

The average volume for Village Super Market has been 33,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Village Super Market has a market cap of $310.5 million and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are up 16.37% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Village Super Market, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates a chain of supermarkets in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.12%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.6. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Village Super Market a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Village Super Market as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income, good cash flow from operations and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Village Super Market Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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