Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON): Chairman, President & CEO Hugh Grant Bought 18,000 Shares
Chairman, President & CEO of Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) Hugh Grant bought 18,000 shares on 10/18/2010 at an average price of $57.15. Monsanto is a global provider of technology-based solutions and agricultural products for growers and downstream customers, such as grain processors and consumers, in the agricultural markets. Monsanto Company has a market cap of $30.89 billion; its shares were traded at around $57.15 with a P/E ratio of 23.8 and P/S ratio of 2.9. The dividend yield of Monsanto Company stocks is 2%. Monsanto Company had an annual average earning growth of 18.2% over the past 10 years.
Richard Aster Jr bought 94,700 shares in the quarter that ended on 06/30/2010, which is 0.2% of the $2.19 billion portfolio of Meridian Fund. Wallace Weitz owns 703,092 shares as of 06/30/2010, an increase of 328.98% from the previous quarter. This position accounts for 1.78% of the $1.82 billion portfolio of Weitz Wallace R & Co. Mario Gabelli owns 143,578 shares as of 06/30/2010, a decrease of 69.58% of from the previous quarter. This position accounts for 0.04% of the $16.22 billion portfolio of GAMCO Investors. Steve Mandel sold out his holdings in the quarter that ended on 06/30/2010. Julian Robertson sold out his holdings in the quarter that ended on 06/30/2010.
Buy: EVP & CFO Carl M Casale bought 30,000 shares of MON stock on 07/13/2010 at the average price of 52.09. Carl M Casale owns at least 104,307 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 9.71% since. Other insiders have also decreased their positions in the company.
American Uranium Mining Inc. (AUMN): President, CEO Jeffrey G Clevenger Bought 5,500 Shares
President, CEO of American Uranium Mining Inc. (AUMN) Jeffrey G Clevenger bought 5,500 shares on 10/22/2010 at an average price of $25.45. Golden Minerals Company is a mining company with a focus on exploration, development, providing mine services, and growth through strategic business transactions. American Uranium Mining Inc. has a market cap of $236.1 million; its shares were traded at around $25.45 .
Buy: Senior VP and CFO Robert P Vogels bought 2,000 shares of AUMN stock on 10/22/2010 at the average price of 18.5. Robert P Vogels owns at least 45,039 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 37.57% since. Other insiders have also increased their positions in the company.
Trans World Entertainment Corp. (NASDAQ:TWMC): Chairman and CEO, 10% Owner Robert J Higgins Bought 7,300 Shares
Chairman and CEO, 10% Owner of Trans World Entertainment Corp. (NASDAQ:TWMC) Robert J Higgins bought 7,300 shares on 10/15/2010 at an average price of $1.81. Trans World Entertainment Corp. operates a chain of retail entertainment stores and an e-commerce site in a single industry segment. Trans World Entertainment Corp. has a market cap of $56.9 million; its shares were traded at around $1.81 with and P/S ratio of 0.1.
TWMC recently announced total net sales for the second quarter ended July 31, 2010 decreased 18% to $135.8 million, compared to $165.7 million in the second quarter of 2009. Average stores in operation during the quarter were 543 compared to 705 last year, a 23% decline. Comparable store sales in the second quarter of 2010 decreased 2%. For the second quarter of 2010, the net loss was $15.8 million, or $0.50 per share compared to a net loss of $17.8 million, or $0.57 per share for the same period last year.
Buy: COO and President Michael Honeyman bought 855 shares of TWMC stock on 10/05/2010 at the average price of 1.53. Michael Honeyman owns at least 23,955 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 18.3% since. There are mixed trades from other insiders.
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