Insider Trading Alert - ROK, NPTN And CRUS Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 27, 2015, 82 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $945.00 to $3,999,999.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Rockwell Automation (ROK) - FREE Research Report

Nosbusch Keith D, who is Chairman, President and CEO at Rockwell Automation, sold 100 shares at $126.00 on May 27, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chairman, President and CEO owned 407,621 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.02% with the 100-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $124.05, down $1.95, or 1.57% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Rockwell Automation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 130,627
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 130,627
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 144,648

The average volume for Rockwell Automation has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Rockwell Automation has a market cap of $16.7 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 12.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Rockwell Automation, Inc. provides industrial automation power, control, and information solutions. The company operates through two segments, Architecture & Software and Control Products & Solutions. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.1%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.7. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Rockwell Automation a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Rockwell Automation 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, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations and growth in earnings per share. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Rockwell Automation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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NeoPhotonics (NPTN) - FREE Research Report

Carano Bandel L, who is Director at NeoPhotonics, bought 551,724 shares at $7.25 on May 27, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 5.5 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 11.22% with the 551,724-share transaction.

Carano Bandel L, who is Director at NeoPhotonics, bought 551,724 shares at $7.25 on May 27, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 5.5 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 11.22% with the 551,724-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $8.16, up $0.91, or 11.15% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for NeoPhotonics go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 68,500
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 30,538
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 68,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 30,538
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 68,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 30,538

The average volume for NeoPhotonics has been 485,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. NeoPhotonics has a market cap of $257.9 million and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 144.97% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

NeoPhotonics Corporation designs and manufactures hybrid photonic integrated optoelectronic modules and subsystems for bandwidth-intensive, high-speed communications networks. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate NeoPhotonics a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates NeoPhotonics as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing. Get the full NeoPhotonics Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Cirrus Logic (CRUS) - FREE Research Report

Benson JoDee, who is VP, Chief Culture Officer at Cirrus Logic, sold 8,628 shares at $38.00 on May 27, 2015. Following this transaction, the VP, Chief Culture Officer owned 9,081 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 48.72% with the 8,628-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $37.52, down $0.48, or 1.28% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cirrus Logic go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 280
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 592
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 37,371

The average volume for Cirrus Logic has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Cirrus Logic has a market cap of $2.3 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 60.59% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Cirrus Logic, Inc., a fabless semiconductor company, develops analog and mixed-signal integrated circuits (ICs) for a range of consumer and industrial markets. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.5. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Cirrus Logic a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cirrus Logic 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, increase in net income, 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 Cirrus Logic Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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