Insider Trading Alert - EV, HIL And TIPT Traded By Insiders

Friday, Jan. 22, 2016, 31 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $197.25 to $13,944,713.80.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Eaton Vance (EV) - FREE Research Report

Smith Winthrop H Jr, who is Director at Eaton Vance, bought 1,000 shares at $26.89 on Jan. 22, 2016. Following this transaction, the Director owned 9,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 12.5% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $28.16, up $1.27, or 4.5% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Eaton Vance go as follows:

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

The average volume for Eaton Vance has been 1.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Eaton Vance has a market cap of $3.2 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 12.21% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Eaton Vance Corp., through its subsidiaries, engages in the creation, marketing, and management of investment funds in the United States. It also provides investment management and counseling services to institutions and individuals. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.85%. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.3. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Eaton Vance a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Eaton Vance as a hold. Among the primary strengths of the company is its respectable return on equity which we feel is likely to continue. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, poor profit margins and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Eaton Vance Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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