VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Insiderslab.com has issued insider trading reports and Equity Research for the following companies: Citigroup (NYSE:C), Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT), Baker Hughes (NYSE:BHI), Watson (NYSE:WPI), Zynga (NASDAQ:ZNGA), and Assured Guaranty (NYSE:AGO).
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Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C): Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) has recently sold its entire 2.71% equity stake in Shanghai Pudong Development Bank. Citi Prepaid Services has recently been selected by Amway Corp. to develop its electronic payment process in North America. Additionally, Bank Handlowy SA, the Polish unit of Citigroup Inc., lately reported that it plans to chop 11% of its employees and shut down 40% of retail branches this year to reduce costs because of the country's slowing economy. Citigroup Inc. fell 0.74% to US$37.80 in the last trading session. The company has a market capitalization of 110.78 billion. Insiderslab.com believes that it is a clever way to check if insiders like CEOs, CFOs, and Directors in C are starting to buy more company shares. See insider trade report for C here.
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT): Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) and Cincom Systems have recently achieved an independent software vendor agreement. Microsoft has a market capitalization of 267.75 billion. The stock dropped US$0.08 per share (equivalent to 0.25%), where stock prices fell to US$31.91. In the past 52 weeks, Microsoft Corporation share prices have been bracketed by a low of US$23.65 and a high of US$32.95, and are now at US$31.91, 35% above that low price. Academic studies have shown that insiders traditionally make higher investment returns than ordinary investors. Want to find out how they do it?
Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI): Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) newly announced that the company's outlook for first quarter 2012 operating profit is between 13.2% and 14.2%, compared to 18.7% in the same quarter of 2011. Baker Hughes Incorporated plunged 5.81% on Wednesday to US$45.04. The move occurred on volume of 24.55 million which is relative to the 6.72 million shares traded on average each day. In the past 52 weeks, Baker Hughes share prices have been bracketed by a low of US$41.91 and a high of US$81.00, and are now at US$45.04, only 7.5% above that low price. Do you want to know when company insiders will buy their shares? Want to add and monitor this company on an on-going basis? It can be done for free by registering below.
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