VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 16, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Insiderslab.com has issued insider trading reports and Equity Research for the following companies: Chesapeake Energy (NYSE:CHK), Google (NASDAQ:GOOG), Hewlett-Packard (NYSE:HPQ), Ford (NYSE:F), Freeport-McMoRan (NYSE:FCX), and Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI).
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Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK): Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) will publish its operational update and financial results for 2012 first quarter on May 1, 2012. The company has recently announced three oil and gas asset monetization transactions valued at approximately US$2.6 billion. In the past 52 weeks, Chesapeake Energy share prices have been bracketed by a low of US$19.75 and a high of US$35.75, and are now at US$19.95, only 1% 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?
Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG): Insiderslab.com found three insiders trading: A substantial Market Option Sale made by company Lead Independent Director -- John L. Hennessy on April 12, at stock price US$650. Insiderslab.com also found company Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Patrick Pichette, sold 162 shares at stock price US$627.12 on April 10. Additionally, there was a large Market Sale made by company Chief Executive Officer, Director -- Lawrence Page on April 11, at stock price US$634.24. In the last trading session, Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) fell US$26.41 to US$624.60. Why? Did insiders like CEOs, CFOs, and Directors sell their shareholdings before the stock price dropped? Check out the insider trade report here.
Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ): By market close, Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ) tumbled 2.11% to US$24.57. The move occurred on volume of 24.48 million, which is relative to the 21.86 million shares traded on average each day. In the past 52 weeks, Hewlett-Packard share prices have been bracketed by a low of US$21.50 and a high of US$41.74, and are now at US$24.57, 14% above that low price. Insiderslab.com believes that it is a clever way to check if insiders like CEOs, CFOs, and Directors in HPQ are starting to buy more company shares. See insider trade report for HPQ here.
Today Insiderslab.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.
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