Insider Trading Alert - PTC, NWE And FNGN Traded By Insiders

Yesterday, Aug. 4, 2016, 63 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $50.84 to $26,626,694,113,489.67.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

PTC (PTC) - FREE Research Report

Grierson Donald K, who is Director at PTC, sold 5,000 shares at $39.41 on Aug. 4, 2016. Following this transaction, the Director owned 74,829 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.26% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $40.39, up $0.98, or 2.42% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for PTC go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 42,241
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 72,241
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 119,127

The average volume for PTC has been 958,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. PTC has a market cap of $4.6 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 14.73% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

PTC Inc. develops and delivers software products and solutions worldwide. It operates in two segments, Software Products and Services. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate PTC a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates PTC as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and expanding profit margins. 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 PTC Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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NorthWestern (NWE) - FREE Research Report

Bird Brian B, who is VP, CFO & Treasurer at NorthWestern, sold 9,320 shares at $60.95 on Aug. 4, 2016. Following this transaction, the VP, CFO & Treasurer owned 51,354 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 15.36% with the 9,320-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $61.24, up $0.29, or 0.47% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for NorthWestern go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,650
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 56,386
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 71,555

The average volume for NorthWestern has been 251,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. NorthWestern has a market cap of $2.9 billion and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are up 11.96% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

NorthWestern Corporation, doing business as NorthWestern Energy, provides electricity and natural gas to residential, commercial, and industrial customers in Montana, South Dakota, and Nebraska, the United States. It operates through Electric Operations and Natural Gas Operations segments. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.31%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.5. Currently, there are no analysts who rate NorthWestern a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates NorthWestern 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, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full NorthWestern Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Financial Engines (FNGN) - FREE Research Report

Jones Christopher L., who is EVP & Chief Investment Officer at Financial Engines, sold 10,000 shares at $28.23 on Aug. 4, 2016. Following this transaction, the EVP & Chief Investment Officer owned 91,564 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 9.85% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $26.54, down $1.69, or 6.37% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Financial Engines go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 186
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,825
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 186
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,825
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 186
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,825

The average volume for Financial Engines has been 346,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Financial Engines has a market cap of $1.7 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 21.62% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Financial Engines, Inc. provides independent, technology-enabled personalized portfolio management services, investment advice, and retirement income services primarily to participants in employer-sponsored defined contribution plans in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.05%. The company has a P/E ratio of 38.1. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Financial Engines a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Financial Engines as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and premium valuation. Get the full Financial Engines Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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