Insider Trading Alert - NLSN, MNI And POWI Traded By Insiders

Yesterday, Nov. 5, 2015, 68 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $5.04 to $15,303,456.72.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Nielsen Holdings (NLSN) - FREE Research Report

Attwood James A Jr, who is Director at Nielsen Holdings, bought 20,000 shares at $47.75 on Nov. 5, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 22,985 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 669.95% with the 20,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $47.86, up $0.11, or 0.23% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Nielsen Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,844
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,844
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,844

The average volume for Nielsen Holdings has been 2.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Nielsen Holdings has a market cap of $17.3 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 6.95% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Nielsen Holdings plc operates as an information and measurement company. The company provides media and marketing information, analytics, and manufacturer and retailer expertise about what and where consumers buy, read, watch, and listen. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.35%. The company has a P/E ratio of 37.2. Currently, there are 12 analysts who rate Nielsen Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Nielsen Holdings as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Nielsen Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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McClatchy (MNI) - FREE Research Report

Hendricks Christian, who is VP, Interactive Media at McClatchy, sold 25,000 shares at $1.51 on Nov. 5, 2015. Following this transaction, the VP, Interactive Media owned 55,955 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 30.88% with the 25,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $1.46, down $0.05, or 3.42% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for McClatchy go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 29,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 29,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 29,000

The average volume for McClatchy has been 264,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. McClatchy has a market cap of $90.6 million and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are down 55.42% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

The McClatchy Company publishes newspapers, and related digital and direct marketing products in the United States. Its newspapers include the Miami Herald, The Kansas City Star, The Sacramento Bee, The Charlotte Observer, The (Raleigh) News and Observer, and the (Fort Worth) Star-Telegram. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates McClatchy a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates McClatchy as a sell. Among the areas we feel are negative, one of the most important has been a generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full McClatchy Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Power Integrations (POWI) - FREE Research Report

Sutherland Ben, who is VP of Sales at Power Integrations, sold 114 shares at $51.56 on Nov. 5, 2015. Following this transaction, the VP of Sales owned 21,142 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.54% with the 114-share transaction.

Historical insider transactions for Power Integrations go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 791
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 791
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 10,318

The average volume for Power Integrations has been 188,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Power Integrations has a market cap of $1.5 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are down 0.48% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Power Integrations, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and markets analog and mixed-signal integrated circuits (ICs), and other electronic components and circuitry used in high-voltage power conversion. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.93%. The company has a P/E ratio of 37.9. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Power Integrations a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Power Integrations as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and expanding profit margins. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Power Integrations Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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