Yesterday, July 6, 2016, 44 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $29.28 to $15,030,134.21. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: FactSet Research Systems (FDS) - FREE Research Report Laird Joseph E Jr, who is Director at FactSet Research Systems, sold 1,000 shares at $161.00 on July 6, 2016. Following this transaction, the Director owned 3,500 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 22.22% with the 1,000-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $160.66, down $0.34, or 0.21% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for FactSet Research Systems go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 4,323
12-Week # shares sold: 4,323
24-Week # shares sold: 4,323
The average volume for FactSet Research Systems has been 269,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. FactSet Research Systems has a market cap of $6.6 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 1.62% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. FactSet Research Systems Inc. provides integrated financial information and analytical applications to the investment community in the United States, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.23%. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.1. Currently, there are no analysts who rate FactSet Research Systems a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 14 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on FDS - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates FactSet Research Systems as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, notable return on equity and reasonable valuation levels. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full FactSet Research Systems Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: See inside Jim Cramer's multi-million dollar charitable trust portfolio to see the stocks he thinks could be potential winners. Click here to see his holdings for 14-days FREE.