VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Insiderslab.com has issued insider trading reports and Equity Research for the following companies: Eli Lilly (NYSE:LLY), Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT), Oracle (NASDAQ:ORCL), Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX), Vale SA (NYSE:VALE.P), and Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR).
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Eli Lilly & Company (NYSE:LLY): On August 24, Eli Lilly & Company (NYSE:LLY) announced that its potential Alzheimer's treatment drug failed to meet the main targets of two late-stage studies, however other aspects of the trial showed the drug may slow the progress of memory loss for mild cases of the disease. At the beginning of this month, Enrique Conterno, Eli Lilly's Senior Vice President, sold 5,000 shares, valued at US$44.16 each, for a total of US$220,800, according to insider trading reports. Shares of Eli Lilly gapped open sharply higher in the last trading session and closed higher by US$1.46 (or 3.44%) to US$43.86. The stock made a new 52-week high of US$45.01 earlier in the session. There were 48.00 million stock shares traded, which was 7.1 times more than average volume. Are Eli Lilly insiders starting to take huge profits by selling shares or exercising stock options? Observing comprehensive analysis of Eli Lilly could help investors avoid big lost in investment. Check insider trade report for LLY here.
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT): Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) recently announced their brand new logo design, which hasn't been changed since 1987, with a view to re-branding their image. The design was a "signal (of) the heritage but also (a) signal (of) the future -- a newness and freshness," said Jeff Hansen, General Manager of brand strategy. Besides, the tech giant is about to launch its new operating system, Windows 8, as well as the Windows 8 Phone and Surface tablet. At the close of the trading day, Microsoft shares rebounded 1.01% (US$0.31) to US$30.56 on volume of 22.94 million shares, lower than its average volume of 35.45 million shares. Did Microsoft insiders like CEOs, CFOs, and Directors purchase their shareholdings before the stock price advanced? Since insiders have better access to company non-public information, Insiderslab.com suggests investors to pay close attention to their stock trading behaviors. Check this insider trade report for MSFT here.
Oracle Corporation (NASDAQ:ORCL): Insiderslab.com found Market Option Sale (Planned) made by company Independent Director -- Michael J. Boskin on August 16, at stock price US$32.00. Disclose date: August 17. In the last three months, company insiders have sold a total of US$84.26 million in shares, which ranged in price from US$27.20 to US$32.00 each. In the last trading session, Shares of Oracle Corporation (NASDAQ:ORCL) began the trading session with a price of US$31.34 and throughout the session gained to a high of US$32.00. When day-trade ended, the stock finally advanced 1.16% to US$31.95. Oracle has a market capitalization of US$156.00 billion with price range within US$24.91 - US$33.81 over the past 52 weeks. Its price, as of the latest close, was up 28.3% compared with the 52-week low and was 5.8% below the 52-week high. Academic studies have shown that company insiders traditionally make higher investment returns than ordinary investors. Do you want to know when Oracle insiders will purchase their shares?
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