Insider Trading Alert - CREE, AMRC And TDS 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:

Cree (CREE) - FREE Research Report

Swoboda Charles M, who is Chairman, President And Ceo at Cree, bought 10,000 shares at $29.32 on May 27, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chairman, President And Ceo owned 345,087 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 2.98% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $30.67, up $1.35, or 4.39% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cree go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 71
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 71
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 71

The average volume for Cree has been 2.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Cree has a market cap of $3.2 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are down 6.77% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Cree, Inc. develops, manufactures, and sells lighting-class light emitting diode (LED), lighting, and semiconductor products for power and radio-frequency (RF) applications in the United States, China, Europe, South Korea, Japan, Malaysia, Taiwan, and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 65.0. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Cree a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cree 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 good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. Get the full Cree Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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