Insider Trading Alert - SWK, DGI And DPS Traded By Insiders

Yesterday, March 8, 2016, 87 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $567.44 to $9,409,592.36.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Stanley Black & Decker (SWK) - FREE Research Report

Voelker Joseph R, who is SVP, Human Resources at Stanley Black & Decker, sold 2,554 shares at $98.70 on March 8, 2016. Following this transaction, the SVP, Human Resources owned 14,086 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 15.35% with the 2,554-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $98.96, up $0.26, or 0.26% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Stanley Black & Decker go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,762
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,762
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 125,683

The average volume for Stanley Black & Decker has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Stanley Black & Decker has a market cap of $15.1 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are down 7.56% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. engages in tools and storage, security, and industrial product businesses in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.22%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.7. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate Stanley Black & Decker a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Stanley Black & Decker as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, compelling growth in net income, reasonable valuation levels, expanding profit margins 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 Stanley Black & Decker Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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