Insider Trading Alert - CLUB, PF And HST Traded By Insiders

Yesterday, March 15, 2016, 72 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $710.84 to $145,264,601.52.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Town Sports International Holdings (CLUB) - FREE Research Report

Giardina Robert J, who is Director at Town Sports International Holdings, sold 4,406 shares at $1.80 on March 15, 2016. Following this transaction, the Director owned 221,214 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.95% with the 4,406-share transaction.

Ajmera Nitin, who is SVP - Controller at Town Sports International Holdings, sold 604 shares at $1.95 on March 15, 2016. Following this transaction, the SVP - Controller owned 39,719 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.5% with the 604-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $2.07, up $0.12, or 5.8% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Town Sports International Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,802
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 10,802
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 17,009

The average volume for Town Sports International Holdings has been 115,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Town Sports International Holdings has a market cap of $48.5 million and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 66.39% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Town Sports International Holdings, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, owns and operates fitness clubs in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 24.71%. The company has a P/E ratio of 2.3. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Town Sports International Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Town Sports International Holdings as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, poor profit margins, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full Town Sports International Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Pinnacle Foods (PF) - FREE Research Report

Schiller Mark L., who is EVP, Div. Pres - NA Retail at Pinnacle Foods, sold 12,177 shares at $45.82 on March 15, 2016. Following this transaction, the EVP, Div. Pres - NA Retail owned 98,244 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.03% with the 12,177-share transaction.

Maggs Michael Kelley, who is EVP, Secretary, GC at Pinnacle Foods, sold 5,000 shares at $45.65 on March 15, 2016. Following this transaction, the EVP, Secretary, GC owned 81,951 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.75% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $45.34, down $0.31, or 0.68% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Pinnacle Foods go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 62,471
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 65,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 65,000

The average volume for Pinnacle Foods has been 985,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Pinnacle Foods has a market cap of $5.3 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are up 7.21% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Pinnacle Foods Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures, markets, and distributes branded convenience food products in North America. It operates through three segments: Birds Eye Frozen, Duncan Hines Grocery, and Specialty Foods. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.23%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.3. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Pinnacle Foods a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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

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Host Hotels & Resorts (HST) - FREE Research Report

Macnamara Brian G, who is SVP, Controller at Host Hotels & Resorts, sold 5,000 shares at $16.86 on March 15, 2016. Following this transaction, the SVP, Controller owned 65,172 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.13% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $16.64, down $0.22, or 1.32% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Host Hotels & Resorts go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 40,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 40,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 40,000

The average volume for Host Hotels & Resorts has been 10.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Host Hotels & Resorts has a market cap of $12.7 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 7.95% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. is a publicly owned real estate investment trust (REIT). The firm primarily engages in the ownership and operation of hotel properties. It invests in the real estate markets of United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.74%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.8. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Host Hotels & Resorts a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Host Hotels & Resorts as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth and reasonable valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Host Hotels & Resorts Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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