Insider Trading Alert - NHC, CENT And ALQA 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:

National Healthcare (NHC) - FREE Research Report

Abernathy James Paul, who is Director at National Healthcare, sold 1,310 shares at $63.00 on May 28, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 19,937 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.17% with the 1,310-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $63.80, up $0.80, or 1.25% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for National Healthcare go as follows:

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

The average volume for National Healthcare has been 13,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. National Healthcare has a market cap of $895.5 million and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 0.22% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

National HealthCare Corporation operates, manages, or provides services to skilled nursing facilities and associated assisted living centers, retirement centers, and home health care programs. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.54%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.1. Currently, there are no analysts who rate National Healthcare a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates National Healthcare as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance and increase in net income. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full National Healthcare Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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