VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 22, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Insiderslab.com has issued insider trading reports and Equity Research for the following companies: Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), Intel (NASDAQ:INTC), Marathon Oil (NYSE:MRO), eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY), and Best Buy (NYSE:BBY).
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Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB): Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) tumbled on its second day in the stock market. The stock tumbled US$4.20 per share (equivalent to 10.99%), where stock prices fell to US$34.03. The move occurred on volume of 168.17 million which is relative to 580.59 million shares traded on average each day. The company has a market capitalization of 72.76 billion. 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?
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL): Earlier this week, Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ:AAPL) Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook and Samsung's Chief Executive Officer Choi Gee-sung participated in a court-mediated session in San Francisco to achieve a mutual agreement over a patent-litigation. By market close, Apple advanced US$30.90 per share (equivalent to 5.83%), where stock prices went up to US$561.28. Share prices of Apple have traded as high as US$644.00 per share and as low as US$310.50 in the past 52 weeks. There were 22.54 million shares of Apple exchanging hands as compared to its average daily volume of 23.72 million shares. Insiderslab.com believes that it is a clever way to check if insiders like CEOs, CFOs, and Directors in AAPL are starting to buy more company shares. See insider trade report for AAPL here.
Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC): Insiderslab.com found a substantial Market Option Sale (Planned) made by company Senior Vice President, General Manager, Technology & Manufacturing Group -- William M. Holt on May 17, at stock price US$26.42. Disclose date: May 18. Insiderslab.com also found company Senior Vice President, General Manager - Sales and Marketing Group, Thomas M. Kilroy, sold 62,825 shares at stock price US$26.42 on May 17. Recently, Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) reported the results from votes at the company's annual stockholders meeting. Particularly, Charlene Barshefsky, Andy D. Bryant, Susan L. Decker, John J. Donahoe, Reed E. Hundt, Paul S. Otellini, James D. Plummer, David S. Pottruck, Frank D. Yeary and David B. Yoffie were re-elected to the Board of Directors. As previously announced, Andy D. Bryant will succeed Jane Shaw who will retire from her current role as Chairman of the Board of Directors. Intel shares closed higher by 0.31% to US$26.15 with more than 41.29 million shares traded, compared to its average volume of 39.62 million shares. The stock has been moving within a range of US$19.16 - US$29.27 over the past one year. Intel Corporation has a market capitalization of 131.56 billion. 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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