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December 21, 2013 | About:
Sally Jones

Sally Jones

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This week insider executives made some huge sells at Brunswick Corporation (BC), Sally Beauty Holdings Inc. (SBH) and Skechers USA Inc. (SKX), all companies held by billionaires. Here are the company updates and recent selling highlights.

Brunswick Corporation (BC)

Up 65% over 12 months, Brunswick Corporation has a market cap of $4.13 billion; its shares were traded at around $45.60 with a P/E ratio of 39.30 and P/S ratio of 1.11. The dividend yield of Brunswick Corporation stocks is 0.22%.

Incorporated in 1907, Brunswick Corporation is a global manufacturer and marketer of boats and marine parts and accessories, as well as fitness equipment and bowling products, billiards tables and accessories, and air hockey and foosball tables. The company also owns and operates Brunswick bowling centers in the United States and internationally, and retail billiards stores in the United States.

Insider Action: The chairman and CEO of Brunswick Corporation, Dustan E. McCoy sold 372,153 shares on Dec. 19, 2013, at an average price of $45.48.

The total transaction amount is $16,925,518.

Guru Action: Here are seven guru stakeholders.

Check out BC’s 10-Year Valuations

Tracking historical share price, revenue and net income:

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Sally Beauty Holdings Inc. (SBH)

Up 25% over 12 months, Sally Beauty Holdings Inc. has a market cap of $4.92 billion; its shares were traded at around $30.00 with a P/E ratio of 20.10 and P/S ratio of 1.46. Sally Beauty Holdings Inc. had an annual average earnings growth of 16.20% over the past 5 years. The company does not pay a dividend.

Sally Beauty Holdings Inc. began operations with a single store in New Orleans in 1964 and was acquired in 1969 by its former parent Company, Alberto-Culver. The company along with its consolidated subsidiaries is the distributor of professional beauty supplies through its Sally Beauty Supply retail stores, in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Belgium, Canada, Chile, Mexico, the United Kingdom and other countries in Europe.

Insider Action: The SVP and CFO of Sally Beauty Holdings Inc., Mark J. Flaherty sold 49,627 shares on Dec. 19, 2013, at an average price of $29.48.

The total transaction amount is $1,463,004.

Guru Action: Eight gurus hold SBH as of the third quarter of 2013.

Check out Sally’s 10-Year Valuations.

Tracking historical share price, revenue and net income:

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Skechers USA Inc. (SKX)

Up 77% over 12 months, Skechers USA Inc. has a market cap of $1.69 billion; its shares were traded at around $33.25 with a P/E ratio of 37.90 and P/S ratio of 0.93.

Skechers USA Inc. was incorporated in California in 1992 and reincorporated in Delaware in 1999. The company designs and markets Skechers-branded lifestyle footwear for men, women and children, and performance footwear for men and women under several unique lines. The company’s core consumers are style-conscious 12- to 24-year-old men and women attracted to its youthful brand and design.

Insider Action: The CEO and 10% Owner of Skechers USA Inc., Robert Greenberg sold 300,000 shares on Dec. 19, 2013, at an average price of $33.08.

The total transaction amount is $9,924,001.

Guru Action: Here are five guru stakeholders.

Check out Skechers USA 10-Year Valuations

Tracking historical share price, revenue and net income:

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