Insider Trading Alert - HPQ, IRT And IT Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, June 4, 2015, 76 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $203.25 to $160,379,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) - FREE Research Report

Lane Raymond J., who is Director at Hewlett-Packard, sold 126,300 shares at $34.16 on June 4, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 145,088 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 46.54% with the 126,300-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $32.96, down $1.20, or 3.64% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Hewlett-Packard go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 19,498
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 19,498
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 47,485

The average volume for Hewlett-Packard has been 11.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Hewlett-Packard has a market cap of $61.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer hardware industry. Shares are down 17.02% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Hewlett-Packard Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides products, technologies, software, solutions, and services to individual consumers and small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), as well as to the government, health, and education sectors worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.07%. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.0. Currently, there are 10 analysts who rate Hewlett-Packard a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Hewlett-Packard as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its attractive valuation levels and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Hewlett-Packard Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Independence Realty (IRT) - FREE Research Report

Ender Farrell M., who is President at Independence Realty, bought 3,000 shares at $8.68 on June 4, 2015. Following this transaction, the President owned 40,580 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 7.98% with the 3,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $8.68, up $0.00, or 0.03% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Independence Realty go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares bought: 12,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 12,000

The average volume for Independence Realty has been 131,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Independence Realty has a market cap of $276.2 million and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 6.98% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Independence Realty Trust, Inc is an equity real estate investment trust launched by RAIT Financial Trust. It is managed by Independence Realty Advisors, LLC. The fund invests in the real estate markets of the United States. It makes investments in apartment properties to create its portfolio. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 8.31%. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Independence Realty a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Independence Realty as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, poor profit margins, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full Independence Realty Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Gartner (IT) - FREE Research Report

Fuchs Anne Sutherland, who is Director at Gartner, sold 8,000 shares at $87.55 on June 4, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 29,572 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 21.29% with the 8,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $86.54, down $1.01, or 1.17% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Gartner go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 46,073
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 47,073
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 67,542

The average volume for Gartner has been 529,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Gartner has a market cap of $7.2 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 2.83% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Gartner, Inc. provides independent and objective research and analysis on the information technology (IT), computer hardware, software, communications, and related technology industries in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 44.8. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Gartner a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Gartner 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 and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Gartner Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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