Insider Trading Alert - MU, WINA And FRME Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, June 3, 2015, 102 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $0.88 to $2,000,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Micron Technology (MU) - FREE Research Report

Bailey Robert L, who is Director at Micron Technology, sold 4,000 shares at $28.22 on June 3, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 102,172 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.77% with the 4,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $27.10, down $1.12, or 4.14% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Micron Technology go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 51,250
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 104,500

The average volume for Micron Technology has been 22.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Micron Technology has a market cap of $30.1 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are down 22.65% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Micron Technology, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides semiconductor solutions worldwide. The company manufactures and markets dynamic random access memory (DRAM), NAND flash, and NOR flash memory products; and packaging solutions and semiconductor systems. The company has a P/E ratio of 8.6. Currently, there are 17 analysts who rate Micron Technology a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Micron Technology as a buy. 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, notable return on equity, attractive valuation levels and expanding profit margins. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Micron Technology Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Winmark (WINA) - FREE Research Report

Wilson Mark L, who is Director at Winmark, sold 3,000 shares at $92.37 on June 3, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 33,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.33% with the 3,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $95.00, up $2.63, or 2.77% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Winmark go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 77,965
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 77,965
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 77,965

The average volume for Winmark has been 7,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Winmark has a market cap of $462.2 million and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are up 9.05% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Winmark Corporation operates as a franchisor of five retail store concepts that buy, sell, trade, and consign merchandise. It operates in two segments, Franchising and Leasing. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.3%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.2.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Winmark 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, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. 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 Winmark Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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First Merchants (FRME) - FREE Research Report

Sherman Patrick A, who is Director at First Merchants, bought 21 shares at $23.32 on June 3, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 28,374 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.08% with the 21-share transaction.

Lehman Gary, who is Director at First Merchants, bought 71 shares at $23.32 on June 3, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 23,717 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.3% with the 71-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $23.55, up $0.23, or 0.96% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for First Merchants go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 95
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,600
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 260
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,600
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 613
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 4,600

The average volume for First Merchants has been 77,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. First Merchants has a market cap of $884.5 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 4.62% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

First Merchants Corporation operates as the financial holding company for First Merchants Bank, National Association that provides community banking services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.88%. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.8. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate First Merchants a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates First Merchants as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, compelling growth in net income and good cash flow from operations. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full First Merchants Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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