Today’s Hot Stocks: American International Group, Goldcorp, Altria, McDonald’s, Procter & Gamble, and Yamana Gold
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 4, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ — Pennystocksinsiders.com (PSI) has issued insider trading reports and Equity Research for the following companies: American International Group (NYSE:AIG), Goldcorp (NYSE:GG), Altria (NYSE:MO), McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD), Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG), and Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY).
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American International Group, Inc. (NYSE:AIG): American International Group ended lower by US$1.97 or fell 6.75% to US$27.21 on high volume of 28.42 million shares, compared to its average volume of 20.06 million shares. The company is planning to divest its stake in Asian insurer AIA Group Ltd by September as lock-up period expires. Early May, The Treasury Department divested part of its holdings in the company for US$5 billion at an average price of US$30.50. The company bought over 65 million shares in exchange of US$2 billion from the deal. After the transaction, Treasury’s stake fell to 63% from 92%. The company announced that it earned US$3.2 billion, up sharply from a year ago profit of US$1.3 billion. On a per-share basis, net income came in at US$1.65 a share. Shares of the company are up 17% so far this year and over the past one year, it has fell over 3%. Over the past 52 weeks, the stock has been moving in the range of US$19.18 to US$35.05. Pennystocksinsiders.com thinks that it is a clever way to check if insiders like CEOs, CFOs, and Directors in XOM are starting to buy more company shares. See insider trade report for XOM here.
Goldcorp Inc. (USA) (NYSE:GG): Goldcorp was among the top gainers and soared US$3.17 or 8.75% to US$39.40 at prices of gold jumped over 4% on safe haven buying, its largest monthly gain in the past nine months. Gold for August delivery ended higher by US$63.40 or 4.05% to US$1,622.10 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. For the week, the yellow metal posted gain of 3.40%. More than 12.14 million shares traded hands, compared to its average volume of 6.70 million shares. The company announced to pay its fifth monthly dividend of US$0.045 per share. Shares of the company are down 11% so far this year and over the past one year, it has fell over 20%. Over the past 52 weeks, the stock has been moving in the range of US$32.16 to US$56.31. Are insiders starting to take huge profits by selling shares or exercising stock options? Academic studies have shown that insiders traditionally make higher investment returns than ordinary investors. Want to find out how they do it?
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Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO): Altria Group ended lower 1.55% to US$31.69 on over 16.51 million shares, compared to its average volume of 9.03 million shares. The company said that it has reached an agreement to settle its case against the U.S. Internal Revenue Service in exchange of US$500 million. For the first-quarter, the company reported net income of US$973 million, or 48 cents a share, up 4% from a year ago profit of US$937 million or 45 cents a share. Revenue excluding excise taxes, surged 1% year over year to US$3.99 billion. The company said that total volumes slid 2.60% to 31.1 billion cigarettes. Its top-selling Marlboro brand added 0.1 points of market share to 42.3% of the U.S. market. However, volumes for Marlboro fell 3.4%. Total marketing, administration and research costs decreased 12% to US$483 million, and gross profit improved by 2.5% to $2.2 billion. Altria also marinated its full-year adjusted outlook guidance between US$2.17 and US$2.23 per share. During the quarter, the company bought back 9.9 million shares for a total outflow of about US$294 million as part of its previously announced US$1 billion share buyback program. Shares of the company are up 7% so far this year and over the past one year, it has up over 13.50%. Over the past 52 weeks, the stock has been moving in the range of US$23.20 to US$32.62. Do you want to spend less time on picking stocks and raise your return at the same time? Academic studies have shown that insiders traditionally make higher investment returns than ordinary investors. Want to trace the activities of company insiders from now on?
Read Full Report: http://www.Pennystocksinsiders.com/PR/060412A/MO/Altria.pdf
Today Pennystocksinsiders.com also observed abnormal trade volume for the following companies; insiders may involve trading in these companies. It will take some time for insiders to report their trades. Read these reports and add these companies into your Insider Trade Radar.
McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD):
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The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG):
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Yamana Gold Inc. (USA) (NYSE:AUY):
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