Apache Corporation (APA): Director George D. Lawrence Bought 3,000 Shares
Director of Apache Corporation (APA) George D. Lawrence bought 3,000 shares on 04/01/2013 at an average price of $74.2.
Apache Corporation is a Delaware corporation, which was formed in 1954. Apache Corporation has a market cap of $29.07 billion; its shares were traded around $74.2 with a P/E ratio of 15.083. The dividend yield of Apache Corporation stocks is 0.92%. Apache Corporation had an annual average earnings growth of 11.8% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Apache Corporation the business predictability rank of 2.5-star.
Director Charles J. Pitman bought 350 shares of APA stock on 02/26/2013 at the average price of $73.6. Charles J. Pitman owns at least 38,119 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 0.82% since.
Dollar General Corporation (DG): Director Sandra B. Cochran Bought 1,960 Shares
Director of Dollar General Corporation (DG) Sandra B. Cochran bought 1,960 shares on 04/02/2013 at an average price of $50.4.
Dollar General Corporation has a market cap of $16.49 billion; its shares were traded around $50.4 with a P/E ratio of 17.6991. Dollar General Corporation had an annual average earnings growth of 15% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Dollar General Corporation the business predictability rank of 2.5-star.
On March 25, 2013, Dollar General Corporation reported record sales, operating profit and net income for its fiscal 2012 fourth quarter (13 weeks) and full year (52 weeks) ended Feb. 1, 2013. Net sales increased 0.5 percent to $4.21 billion in the 2012 fourth quarter compared to $4.19 billion in the 2011 fourth quarter. Excluding sales for the week ending Feb. 3, 2012 ("the 2011 53rd week") of $289 million, net sales increased 8.0 percent. Same-store sales, based on the comparable 13-week periods ended Feb. 1, 2013 and Feb. 3, 2012, increased 3.0 percent, resulting from increases in both customer traffic and average transaction amount. Same-store sales increases were primarily driven by consumables.
Division President, Chief Merchandising Officer Todd J. Vasos sold 67,000 shares of DG stock on 04/03/2013 at the average price of $50.75. Todd J. Vasos owns at least 16,695 shares after this. The price of the stock has decreased by 0.69% since.
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