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WEEKLY CFO SELLS HIGHLIGHT: AAPL, LH, WIFI, TWMC

April 01, 2012 | About:
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According to GuruFocus Insider Data, the largest CFO sells during the past week were: Apple Inc, Laboratory Corp, Boingo Wireless, and Trans World Ent.

Apple Inc (AAPL): Senior Vice President, CFO Peter Oppenheimer Sold 80,147 Shares

Senior Vice President, CFO of Apple Inc (AAPL) Peter Oppenheimer sold 80,147 shares on 03/26/2012 at an average price of $598.76. Apple Computer, Inc. designs, manufactures and markets personal computers and related personal computing and communicating solutions for sale primarily to education, creative, consumer, and business customers. Apple Inc has a market cap of $555.74 billion; its shares were traded at around $599.55 with a P/E ratio of 17 and P/S ratio of 5.1. Apple Inc had an annual average earnings growth of 64.6% over the past 5 years.

Apple Inc has released its first quarter 2012 results for the 14 week period ended December 31, 2011. In this quarter, the company reported revenue of $46.33 billion, with net profit at $13.06 billion ($13.87 per diluted share). These results compare with revenue of $26.74 billion and net profit of $6 billion ($6.43 per share) prior year quarter. Gross margin was 44.7% compared to 38.5% last year.

CEO Timothy D Cook sold 106,640 shares of AAPL stock on 03/26/2012 at the average price of 600.79. Senior Vice President, CFO Peter Oppenheimer sold 80,147 shares of AAPL stock on 03/26/2012 at the average price of 598.76. Peter Oppenheimer owns at least 4,793 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 0.13% since. Senior Vice President Philip W Schiller also sold shares of AAPLE stock in the past week.

Laboratory Cp (LH): CFO, EVP William B Hayes Sold 93,061 Shares

CFO, EVP William B Hayes sold a total of 93,061 shares of LH stock in the past week at the average price of at the average price of 90.54. William B Hayes owns at least 24,078 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 0.16% since.

Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings, is one of the largest independent clinical laboratory company's in the United States. Laboratory Cp has a market cap of $8.7 billion; its shares were traded at around $91.54 with a P/E ratio of 14 and P/S ratio of 1.6. Laboratory Cp had an annual average earnings growth of 14.8% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Laboratory Cp the business predictability rank of 5-star.

For its fourth quarter of 2011, Laboratory Cp reported Net earnings of $135.4 million ($1.34 per diluted share). Fourth quarter revenues increased 5.5% over last year to $1.366 billion.

Boingo Wireless (WIFI): CFO Edward K Zinser Sold 75,000 Shares

CFO of Boingo Wireless (WIFI) Edward K Zinser sold 75,000 shares on 03/23/2012 at an average price of $11.99. Boingo Wireless, Inc. is a Wi-Fi software and services provider. Boingo Wireless has a market cap of $414.9 million; its shares were traded at around $12.1 with a P/E ratio of 138.9 and P/S ratio of 4.4.

Boingo Wireless has released its fourth quarter 2011 results. In this quarter, the company saw revenues of $25.9 million, compared to $21.4 million in the same quarter last year. Adjusted EBITDA was $8.9 million compared to $3.8 million prior year quarter.

CFO Edward K Zinser sold 75,000 shares of WIFI stock on 03/23/2012 at the average price of 11.99. The price of the stock has increased by 0.92% since. 10% Owner & Co Ltd Mitsui and Senior VP of Finance Peter Hovenier both also sold shares of WIFI stock over the past week.

Trans World Ent (TWMC): Former EVP and CFO John J Sullivan Sold 82,045 Shares

Former EVP and CFO John J Sullivan sold 82,045 shares of TWMC stock on 03/26/2012 at the average price of 2.25. John J Sullivan owns at least 32,538 shares after this. The price of the stock has decreased by 5.78% since.

In its fourth quarter of 2011, Trans World Ent increased its net income 34% from prior year quarter to $16.5 million ($0.51 per diluted share). Total sales for the quarter decreased 17% from last year to $193.1 million.

Trans World Entertainment Corp. operates a chain of retail entertainment stores and an e-commerce site in a single industry segment. Trans World Ent has a market cap of $68.6 million; its shares were traded at around $2.12 with a P/E ratio of 36.3 and P/S ratio of 0.1.

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