Microsoft Corp. (MSFT): Director Stephen J. Luczo Bought 17,500 Shares
Director of Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) Stephen J. Luczo bought 17,500 shares on 06/04/2012 at an average price of $29.66. Microsoft develops, manufactures, licenses, and supports a wide range of software products for a multitude of computing devices. Microsoft Corp has a market cap of $249.09 billion; its shares were traded at around $29.66 with a P/E ratio of 10.78 and P/S ratio of 3.56. The dividend yield of Microsoft Corp stocks is 2.7%. Microsoft Corp had an annual average earnings growth of 12.9% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Microsoft Corp the business predictability rank of 4.5-star.
On April 19, company announced quarterly revenue of $17.41 billion for the quarter ended Mar. 31, 2012, a 6% increase from the prior year period. Operating income was $6.37 billion, up 12% from the prior year period.
Recently, other company insiders, such as Chief Accounting Officer Frank H. Brod and Director Bill Gates sold shares of MSFT.
Hewlett Packard (HPQ): Director Ralph V. Whitworth Bought 5,051,265 Shares
Director of Hewlett Packard (HPQ) Ralph V. Whitworth bought 5,051,265 shares on 06/01/2012 at an average price of $22.4. Hewlett Packard is one of the global providers of computing and imaging solutions and services for business and home. Hewlett Packard has a market cap of $44.11 billion; its shares were traded at around $22.4 with a P/E ratio of 5.35 and P/S ratio of 0.35. The dividend yield of Hewlett Packard stocks is 2.15%. Hewlett Packard had an annual average earnings growth of 25.4% over the past 5 years.
On May 23, 2012, company reported quarter net revenue of $30.7 billion, down 3% from the prior-year period and non-GAAP diluted earnings per share of $0.98, above previously provided outlook of $0.88 to $0.91 per shareRecently, Executive Chairman Raymond J. Lane also bought shares of HPQ, but Executive Vice President IPG Vyomesh Joshi sold shares.
Phillips 66 (PSX): Director Marna C. Whittington Bought 2,500 Shares
Director of Phillips 66 (PSX) Marna C. Whittington bought 2,500 shares on 06/05/2012 at an average price of $32.16. Phillips 66 is a downstream energy company. It operates in three segments: Refining & Marketing, Midstream and Chemicals. Phillips 66 has a market cap of $20.08 billion; its shares were traded at around $32.16.
Dollar General (DG): Director William C. Rhodes III Bought 5,000 Shares
Director of Dollar General (DG) William C. Rhodes III bought 5,000 shares on 06/06/2012 at an average price of $50.29. Dollar General Corporation is a discount retailer in the United States. Dollar General has a market cap of $17.02 billion; its shares were traded at around $50.29 with a P/E ratio of 20.12 and P/S ratio of 1.15.
On June 5, 2012, Dollar General Corporation announced the pricing of an underwritten secondary public offering of 30.0 million common shares at a price to the public of
Valeant Pharma (VRX): Director Laurence E. Paul Bought 4,300 Shares
Director of Valeant Pharma (VRX) Laurence E. Paul bought 4,300 shares on 06/01/2012 at an average price of $48.52. Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. is a pharmaceutical company that develops, manufactures and markets a broad range of pharmaceutical products primarily in the areas of neurology, dermatology and branded generics. Valeant Pharma has a market cap of $14.84 billion; its shares were traded at around $48.52 with a P/E ratio of 14.53 and P/S ratio of 6.03.
On May 3, 2012, company announced a total revenue of $856 million and EZSP loss of $0.04. The company updated its guidance for cash EPS for the year to $4.45 to $4.70.
Recently, CFO Howard Bradley Schiller, and Director Laurence E. Paul bought company’s stock.
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