Insider Trading Alert - HPY, MA And CNS Traded By Insiders

Friday, Nov. 6, 2015, 72 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $473.82 to $10,527,076.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Heartland Payment Systems (HPY) - FREE Research Report

Lawler Michael A, who is President - Strategic Markets at Heartland Payment Systems, sold 4,000 shares at $72.76 on Nov. 6, 2015. Following this transaction, the President - Strategic Markets owned 3,803 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 51.26% with the 4,000-share transaction.

Palmer Jonathan J, who is Director at Heartland Payment Systems, sold 4,000 shares at $74.00 on Nov. 6, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 15,197 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 20.84% with the 4,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $75.43, up $1.43, or 1.9% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Heartland Payment Systems go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 10,000

The average volume for Heartland Payment Systems has been 289,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Heartland Payment Systems has a market cap of $2.7 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 39.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. provides payment processing services in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.54%. The company has a P/E ratio of 56.7. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Heartland Payment Systems a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 13 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Heartland Payment Systems as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. 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 Heartland Payment Systems Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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