Today's Hot Stocks: Sodastream International, Petroleo Brasileiro SA, Newmont Mining, Herbalife, Abbott Laboratories, and PulteGroup

2012-05-10 20:50 1367

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 10, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- (PSI) has issued insider trading reports and Equity Research for the following companies: Sodastream International (NASDAQ:SODA), Petroleo Brasileiro SA (NYSE:PBR), Newmont Mining (NYSE:NEM), Herbalife (NYSE:HLF), Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT), and PulteGroup (NYSE:PHM).

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Report Highlights:

Sodastream International Limited (NASDAQ:SODA): Sodastream International Limited (NASDAQ:SODA) reported on Wednesday that total revenues for the first quarter of 2012 jumped by 50.2% to US$87.9 million, from US$58.5 million in prior-year quarter. Net income for the quarter were approximately US$10.1 million, increased 84.3% from the same quarter last year. Abnormal trading volume of Sodastream International was found on May 9 reaching 12.82 million shares, 13.9 times heavier than usual day trading. The stock soared 26.41% higher, moving up US$7.71 to US$36.90 per share. What happened? Are insiders starting to take huge profits by selling shares or exercising stock options? Add SODA into your watch list for insider trade now.

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Petroleo Brasileiro SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR): By market close, Petroleo Brasileiro SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR) lowered US$0.34 per share (equivalent to 1.57%), where stock prices fell to US$21.37. Petroleo Brasileiro SA traded 17.13 million shares in the last trading session, well above its daily average of 12.50 million shares. Share prices of Petroleo Brasileiro SA have traded as high as US$35.40 per share and as low as US$20.76 in the past 52 weeks. The company has a market capitalization of 139.38 billion. Investors may want to find out how company insiders like Executive Officers and Directors are thinking about the future business prospects of the company. Check this insider trade report for PBR here.

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Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM): found a substantial Market Sale (Planned) made by company Senior Vice President, North American Operations -- Thomas R. Kerr on May 4, at stock price US$45.32. Disclose date: May 8. also found company Senior Vice President - African Operations, David Schummer, sold 81 shares at stock price US$45.27 on May 4. Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) began the trading session with a price of US$44.13 and throughout the session climbed to a high of US$47.23. When day-trade ended, the stock finally advanced 3.98% to US$46.54. The stock has been moving within a range of US$43.95 - US$72.42 over the past 52 weeks. 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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Today 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.

Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF):

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Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT):

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PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM):

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Insider Filing Source Reference: All observations, analysis and reports are based on public information released by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

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