Insider Trading Alert - QDEL, SPRT And SJW Traded By Insiders

Yesterday, Aug. 3, 2016, 83 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $159.80 to $31,200,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Quidel (QDEL) - FREE Research Report

Tamerius John, who is SVP, Strat & Ext Affairs at Quidel, sold 7,000 shares at $23.02 on Aug. 3, 2016. Following this transaction, the SVP, Strat & Ext Affairs owned 18,540 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 27.41% with the 7,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $23.13, up $0.11, or 0.49% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Quidel go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 3,700
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 3,700
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 3,700
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 5,000

The average volume for Quidel has been 112,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Quidel has a market cap of $751.4 million and is part of the health care sector and drugs industry. Shares are up 7.55% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Quidel Corporation develops, manufactures, and markets diagnostic testing solutions for applications primarily in infectious diseases, women's health, and gastrointestinal diseases. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Quidel a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Quidel 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 Quidel Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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support.com (SPRT) - FREE Research Report

Cholawsky Elizabeth, who is President & CEO at support.com, bought 5,000 shares at $0.89 on Aug. 3, 2016. Following this transaction, the President & CEO owned 93,581 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 5.64% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $0.87, down $0.02, or 2.3% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for support.com go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,100
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 61,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,100

The average volume for support.com has been 294,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Support.com has a market cap of $47.8 million and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are down 14.85% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Support.com, Inc. provides cloud-based software and services primarily in North America. It offers Nexus, a cloud based software-as-a-service solution that provides automation and analytics for companies to resolve technology issues and optimize support interactions with their customers. Currently, there are no analysts who rate support.com a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates support.com as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its disappointing return on equity, poor profit margins and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full support.com Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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SJW (SJW) - FREE Research Report

Jensen Palle, who is Sr. VP of Regulatory Affairs at SJW, sold 3,000 shares at $41.15 on Aug. 3, 2016. Following this transaction, the Sr. VP of Regulatory Affairs owned 17,599 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.56% with the 3,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $41.61, up $0.46, or 1.11% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for SJW go as follows:

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

The average volume for SJW has been 78,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. SJW has a market cap of $866.1 million and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are up 42.87% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

SJW Corp., through its subsidiaries, provides water utility services in the United States. It engages in the production, purchase, storage, purification, distribution, wholesale, and retail sale of water. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.91%. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.9. Currently, there are no analysts who rate SJW a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates SJW as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, expanding profit margins, solid stock price performance and increase in net income. 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 SJW Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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