Insider Trading Alert - PLOW, EQIX And ABBV 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:

Douglas Dynamics (PLOW) - FREE Research Report

Adamson Mark, who is SVP, Sales and Marketing at Douglas Dynamics, sold 4,981 shares at $21.31 on March 8, 2016. Following this transaction, the SVP, Sales and Marketing owned 57,197 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.01% with the 4,981-share transaction.

Young Robert J, who is VP, Controller & Treasurer at Douglas Dynamics, sold 1,674 shares at $21.30 on March 8, 2016. Following this transaction, the VP, Controller & Treasurer owned 20,632 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.5% with the 1,674-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $21.52, up $0.22, or 1.02% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Douglas Dynamics go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,384
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,384
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,384

The average volume for Douglas Dynamics has been 124,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Douglas Dynamics has a market cap of $483.8 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and automotive industry. Shares are up 4.18% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Douglas Dynamics, Inc. manufactures snow and ice control equipment for light and heavy duty trucks in the United States and Canada. The company offers snowplows, sand and salt spreaders, dump bodies, muni-bodies, replacement parts, and related parts and accessories. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.35%. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.7. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Douglas Dynamics a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Douglas Dynamics as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, increase in net income, attractive valuation levels and growth in earnings per share. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Douglas Dynamics Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Equinix (EQIX) - FREE Research Report

Smith Stephen M, who is CEO & President at Equinix, sold 4,221 shares at $307.07 on March 8, 2016. Following this transaction, the CEO & President owned 33,092 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.31% with the 4,221-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $301.95, down $5.12, or 1.7% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Equinix go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 16,181
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 21,381
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 24,381

The average volume for Equinix has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Equinix has a market cap of $20.6 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 1.17% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Equinix, Inc. is a publicly owned real estate investment trust. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.35%. The company has a P/E ratio of 92.8. Currently, there are 11 analysts who rate Equinix a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Equinix as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing. Get the full Equinix Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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AbbVie (ABBV) - FREE Research Report

Schumacher Laura J, who is Executive Vice President at AbbVie, sold 25,000 shares at $56.09 on March 8, 2016. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 194,138 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.41% with the 25,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $56.51, up $0.42, or 0.74% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for AbbVie go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 16,086
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 16,086
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 16,086

The average volume for AbbVie has been 9.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. AbbVie has a market cap of $90.9 billion and is part of the health care sector and drugs industry. Shares are down 6.62% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

AbbVie Inc. discovers, develops, manufactures, and sells pharmaceutical products worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.04%. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.0. Currently, there are 10 analysts who rate AbbVie a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates AbbVie as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and good cash flow from operations. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full AbbVie Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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