Insider Trading Alert - DXCM, PETS And ARG Traded By Insiders

Friday, April 1, 2016, 53 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $22.03 to $835,737,130.08.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

DexCom (DXCM) - FREE Research Report

Roper Jess, who is Svp, Cfo at DexCom, sold 3,470 shares at $69.00 on April 1, 2016. Following this transaction, the Svp, Cfo owned 92,190 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.63% with the 3,470-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $69.09, up $0.09, or 0.13% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for DexCom go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 8,560
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 29,420
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 71,423

The average volume for DexCom has been 1.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. DexCom has a market cap of $5.6 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are down 17.42% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

DexCom, Inc., a medical device company, focuses on the design, development, and commercialization of continuous glucose monitoring systems in the United States and internationally. Currently, there are 11 analysts who rate DexCom a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates DexCom as a sell. Among the areas we feel are negative, one of the most important has been an overall disappointing return on equity. Get the full DexCom Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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PetMed Express (PETS) - FREE Research Report

Rosenbloom Bruce S, who is Chief Financial Officer at PetMed Express, sold 1,500 shares at $18.00 on April 1, 2016. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 46,267 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.14% with the 1,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $17.85, down $0.15, or 0.84% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for PetMed Express go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 8,750
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 9,750

The average volume for PetMed Express has been 247,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. PetMed Express has a market cap of $364.1 million and is part of the health care sector and drugs industry. Shares are up 4.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

PetMed Express, Inc. and its subsidiaries, doing business as 1-800-PetMeds, operates as a pet pharmacy in the United States. The company markets prescription and non-prescription pet medications, health products, and supplies for dogs and cats to retail customers. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.02%. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.9. Currently, there are no analysts who rate PetMed Express a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates PetMed Express as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity, reasonable valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full PetMed Express Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Airgas (ARG) - FREE Research Report

Sneed Paula A, who is Director at Airgas, sold 3,520 shares at $141.73 on April 1, 2016. Following this transaction, the Director owned 41,941 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.74% with the 3,520-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $142.01, up $0.28, or 0.2% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Airgas go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 6,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 6,500

The average volume for Airgas has been 924,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Airgas has a market cap of $10.3 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. Shares are up 2.66% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Airgas, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, supplies industrial, medical, and specialty gases; and welding equipment and related products. It operates through two segments, Distribution and All Other Operations. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.69%. The company has a P/E ratio of 30.5. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Airgas a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Airgas as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Airgas Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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