Insider Trading Alert - JNPR, BDC And RAIL 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:

Juniper Networks (JNPR) - FREE Research Report

Calderoni Robert, who is Director at Juniper Networks, sold 16,000 shares at $27.97 on May 27, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 28,197 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 36.2% with the 16,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $27.73, down $0.24, or 0.87% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Juniper Networks go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 28,173
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 28,173
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 47,058

The average volume for Juniper Networks has been 5.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Juniper Networks has a market cap of $10.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer hardware industry. Shares are up 24.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Juniper Networks, Inc. designs, develops, and sells high-performance network products and services worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.48%. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate Juniper Networks a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 16 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Juniper Networks as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Juniper Networks Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Belden (BDC) - FREE Research Report

Biegacki Steven, who is SVP, Global Sales & Mktg. at Belden, sold 970 shares at $86.00 on May 27, 2015. Following this transaction, the SVP, Global Sales & Mktg. owned 14,580 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.24% with the 970-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $85.10, down $0.90, or 1.06% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Belden go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,177
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,270
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 5,413

The average volume for Belden has been 289,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Belden has a market cap of $3.6 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 8.65% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Belden Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets signal transmission solutions for use in broadcast, enterprise, and industrial applications worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.24%. The company has a P/E ratio of 128.5. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Belden a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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

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FreightCar America (RAIL) - FREE Research Report

Maliekel Joseph J, who is VP, Corp Controller and PAO at FreightCar America, bought 1,000 shares at $22.31 on May 27, 2015. Following this transaction, the VP, Corp Controller and PAO owned 6,387 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 18.56% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $23.14, up $0.83, or 3.59% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for FreightCar America go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,480
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,519
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,480
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,519
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,480
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,519

The average volume for FreightCar America has been 167,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. FreightCar America has a market cap of $279.5 million and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are down 11.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

FreightCar America, Inc., through its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and sells aluminum-bodied railcars and coal cars that transport various non-liquid commodities and products primarily in North America. The company operates through two segments, Manufacturing and Services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.59%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.2. Currently, there are no analysts who rate FreightCar America a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates FreightCar America as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, weak operating cash flow and poor profit margins. Get the full FreightCar America Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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