Insider Trading Alert - KLAC, KOP And CLH Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 28, 2015, 91 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $529.45 to $86,394,898.20.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

KLA-Tencor (KLAC) - FREE Research Report

Calderoni Robert, who is Director at KLA-Tencor, sold 14,000 shares at $58.22 on May 28, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 7,430 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 65.33% with the 14,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $60.02, up $1.80, or 3% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for KLA-Tencor go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,204
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 67
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,204
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 67
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 13,463

The average volume for KLA-Tencor has been 1.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. KLA-Tencor has a market cap of $9.6 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are down 14.29% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

KLA-Tencor Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets process control and yield management solutions worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.33%. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.2. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate KLA-Tencor a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates KLA-Tencor as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its notable return on equity, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, generally higher debt management risk and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full KLA-Tencor Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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