1. How to use GuruFocus - Tutorials
  2. What Is in the GuruFocus Premium Membership?
  3. A DIY Guide on How to Invest Using Guru Strategies
gurujx
gurujx
Articles (514) 

Weekly Insider Sells Highlight: ORCL, COF, KMX, TMK, GCI

December 31, 2013 | About:

According to GuruFocus Insider Data, the largest insider sells during the past week were: Oracle Corporation, Capital One Financial Corp, CarMax Inc., Torchmark Corporation and Gannett Co Inc.

The overall trend of insiders is illustrated in the chart below:

Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL): SVP, Generall Counsel, Secretary Dorian Daley Sold 150,000 Shares

SVP, General Counsel, Secretary Dorian Daley sold 150,000 shares of ORCL stock on 12/26/2013 at the average price of $37.47. Dorian Daley owns at least 5,000 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 1.57% since.

Oracle Corporation has a market cap of $171.17 billion; its shares were traded at around $38.06 with a P/E ratio of 16.30 and P/S ratio of 4.80. The dividend yield of Oracle Corporation stocks is 0.60%. Oracle Corporation had an annual average earnings growth of 18.90% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Oracle Corporation the business predictability rank of 4.5-star.

Oracle Corporation has recently released its second quarter 2014 results. For this quarter, GAAP revenues were up 2% from last year to $9.3 billion. GAAP net income was down 1% to $2.6 billion. GAAP EPS were up 5% to $0.56 while non-GAAP EPS rose 7% to $0.69.

Controller, SVP, CAO W. Corey West sold 25,000 shares of ORCL stock on 12/27/2013 at the average price of $38.02. Director Michael J. Boskin sold 60,000 shares of ORCL stock on 12/23/2013 at the average price of $37.

Capital One Financial Corp (NYSE:COF): Gen. Counsel and Corporate Secretary John G. Finneran Jr. Sold 72,108 Shares

Gen. Counsel and Corp. Secretary John G. Finneran Jr. sold 72,108 shares of COF stock on 12/23/2013 at the average price of $75. John G. Finneran Jr. owns at least 159,421 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 0.89% since.

Capital One Financial Corp has a market cap of $43.63 billion; its shares were traded at around $75.67 with a P/E ratio of 10.80 and P/S ratio of 2.00. The dividend yield of Capital One Financial Corp stocks is 1.30%. Capital One Financial Corp had an annual average earnings growth of 3.20% over the past 10 years.

The company reported third quarter 2013 net income of $1.1 billion ($1.86 per share), and total net revenue of $5.7 billion.

Chief Information Officer Robert M. Alexander sold 9,101 shares of COF stock on 12/19/2013 at the average price of $73.74.

CarMax Inc. (NYSE:KMX): EVP, Stores William C. Wood Jr. Sold 88,000 Shares

EVP, Stores William C. Wood Jr. sold 88,000 shares of KMX stock on 12/26/2013 at the average price of $47.52. William C. Wood Jr. owns at least 23,841 shares after this. The price of the stock has decreased by 0.93% since.

CarMax Inc. was incorporated under the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia in 1996. Carmax Inc. has a market cap of $10.52 billion; its shares were traded at around $47.08 with a P/E ratio of 22.10 and P/S ratio of 0.90. Carmax Inc. had an annual average earnings growth of 18.40% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Carmax Inc. the business predictability rank of 3-star.

CarMax Inc. recently released its third quarter 2013 results. Net sales and operating revenues increased 13% to $2.94 billion. Net earnings grew 12% year-over-year to $106.5 million and net earnings per diluted share rose 15% to $0.47.

Torchmark Corporation (NYSE:TMK): Director Mark S. McAndrew sold 49,997 Shares

Director Mark S. McAndrew sold 49,997 shares of TMK stock on 12/23/2013 at the average price of $77.7. Mark S. McAndrew owns at least 199,475 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 0.69% since.

Torchmark Corporation has a market cap of $7.07 billion; its shares were traded at around $78.24 with a P/E ratio of 13.70 and P/S ratio of 1.95. The dividend yield of Torchmark Corporation stocks is 0.84%. Torchmark Corporation had an annual average earnings growth of 5.20% over the past 10 years. GuruFocus rated Torchmark Corporation the business predictability rank of 5-star.

Co-CEO Larry M. Hutchison sold 82,500 shares of TMK stock on 12/18/2013 at the average price of $75.43.

Gannett Co. Inc. (NYSE:GCI): Pres/Broadcasting Division David T. Lougee Sold 129,204 Shares

Pres/Broadcasting Division David T. Lougee sold 129,204 shares of GCI stock on 12/24/2013 at the average price of $28.67. David T. Lougee owns at least 11,264 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 3.28% since.

Gannett Co. Inc. was founded in 1906 and incorporated in 1923. Gannett Co. Inc. has a market cap of $6.75 billion; its shares were traded at around $29.61 with a P/E ratio of 17.60 and P/S ratio of 1.30. The dividend yield of Gannett Co. Inc. stocks is 2.70%.

The company reported third quarter 2013 non-GAAP EPS of $0.43 compared to $0.56 in the third quarter of 2012. Operating revenues decreased to $1.25 billion compared to $1.31 billion last year.

Sen. VP, General Counsel and Secretary Todd A. Mayman sold 68,750 shares of GCI stock on 12/24/2013 at the average price of $28.59. Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer Maryam Banikarim sold 12,500 shares of GCI stock on 12/24/2013 at the average price of $28.58.

For the complete list of stocks that were bought and sold by their company executives, go to: Insider Buys.

  • CEO Buys, CFO Buys: Stocks that are bought by their CEO/CFOs.
  • Insider Cluster Buys: Stocks that multiple company officers and directors have bought.
  • Double Buys:: Companies that both Gurus and Insiders are buying
  • Triple Buys: Companies that both Gurus and Insiders are buying, and Company is buying back.

» Take a Free Trial of Premium Membership


Rating: 1.5/5 (2 votes)

Comments

Please leave your comment:


GuruFocus Mobile App


User Generated Screeners


DBrizanBlank 27Jul2016
DBrizanUSA high quality
DBrizanCDN high quality
DBrizancdn hi quality27Jul2016
DBrizancdn hi quality
vikas_salgiaGROWTH +
DANGORDONREVENUE 7-26-16
evseanNew Highs
M11Altman + Low Profit
vikas_salgiaSTART-UP

Select portfolio(s):

  • Loading...

Why you are interested?

Your selection and notes will be stored in your portfolio.

Login to add portfolio
Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)
FEEDBACK