Insider Trading Alert - KSU, TLMR And SQNM Traded By Insiders

Friday, June 10, 2016, 84 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $662.34 to $55,000,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Kansas City Southern (KSU) - FREE Research Report

Druten Robert J, who is Director at Kansas City Southern, sold 3,240 shares at $89.94 on June 10, 2016. Following this transaction, the Director owned 21,524 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 13.08% with the 3,240-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $87.78, down $2.16, or 2.46% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Kansas City Southern go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,000

The average volume for Kansas City Southern has been 1.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Kansas City Southern has a market cap of $9.7 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 18.52% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Kansas City Southern, through its subsidiaries, provides freight rail transportation services. The company operates north/south rail route between Kansas City, Missouri, and various ports along the Gulf of Mexico in Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.46%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.5. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Kansas City Southern a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Kansas City Southern as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, expanding profit margins and growth in earnings per share. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Kansas City Southern Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Talmer Bancorp (TLMR) - FREE Research Report

Hodges Paul E. Iii, who is Director at Talmer Bancorp, sold 85,585 shares at $20.01 on June 10, 2016. Following this transaction, the Director owned 30,524 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 73.71% with the 85,585-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $19.83, down $0.18, or 0.91% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Talmer Bancorp go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,800
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 39,412
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,800
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 39,412
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 135,600
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 39,412

The average volume for Talmer Bancorp has been 306,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Talmer Bancorp has a market cap of $1.3 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 10.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Talmer Bancorp, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Talmer Bank and Trust that provides commercial banking, retail banking, mortgage banking, wealth management, and trust services to small and medium-sized businesses and individuals primarily in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.8. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Talmer Bancorp a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Talmer Bancorp as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the stock itself is trading at a premium valuation. Get the full Talmer Bancorp Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Sequenom (SQNM) - FREE Research Report

Linton Jeffrey D, who is Sr VP, GC & Secretary at Sequenom, bought 5,000 shares at $1.10 on June 10, 2016. Following this transaction, the Sr VP, GC & Secretary owned 42,853 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 13.21% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $1.07, down $0.03, or 2.8% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Sequenom go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 40,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 130,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 130,000

The average volume for Sequenom has been 662,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Sequenom has a market cap of $129.9 million and is part of the health care sector and drugs industry. Shares are down 32.93% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Sequenom, Inc., a life sciences company, develops and commercializes molecular diagnostics testing services for the women's health and oncology markets in the United States and internationally. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Sequenom a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Sequenom as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its feeble growth in its earnings per share, deteriorating net income, weak operating cash flow and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Sequenom Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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