11/06/2012

100 Most Sold Stocks By Famous Investment Gurus Between May - October 2012

Stocks With Recent Short Activities By Investment Professionals Researched By Dividend Yield – Stock, Capital, Investment. Investment gurus are asset or fund managers with big amounts of cash under management. They became popular by big returns and spectacular investment strategies. I talk about investors like George Soros and Warren Buffett. They all have one thing in common: The average return beats the market and if they invest, the market follows.

I made a screen of the biggest stock sells from 49 super investors over the recent six month and ranked them in my 100 best guru sells list. They all sold 499 stocks within the past half- year. The top stocks are Wal-Mart (WMT) and Microsoft (MSFT). Both companies were sold by twelve investment gurus.

Here are the five most sold companies:
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Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE:WMT) has a market capitalization of $247.94 billion. The company employs 2,200,000 people, generates revenue of $446.950 billion and has a net income of $16.454 billion. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $34.688 billion. The EBITDA margin is 7.76 percent (the operating margin is 5.94 percent and the net profit margin 3.68 percent).

Financial Analysis: The total debt represents 27.62 percent of the company’s assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to 74.92 percent. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of 22.55 percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $4.75. Last fiscal year, the company paid $1.46 in the form of dividends to shareholders. The company was sold by 12 investment gurus.

Market Valuation: Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 15.53, the P/S ratio is 0.55 and the P/B ratio is finally 3.51. The dividend yield amounts to 2.17 percent and the beta ratio has a value of 0.33.


Long-Term Stock History Chart Of Wal-Mart Stores (Click to enlarge)
Long-Term Dividends History of Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) (Click to enlarge)
Long-Term Dividend Yield History of Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE: WMT) (Click to enlarge)

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) has a market capitalization of $251.32 billion. The company employs 94,000 people, generates revenue of $73.723 billion and has a net income of $16.978 billion. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $24.819 billion. The EBITDA margin is 33.67 percent (the operating margin is 29.92 percent and the net profit margin 23.03 percent).

Financial Analysis: The total debt represents 9.85 percent of the company’s assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to 18.00 percent. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of 27.51 percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $1.85. Last fiscal year, the company paid $0.80 in the form of dividends to shareholders. The company was sold by 12 investment gurus.

Market Valuation: Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 16.13, the P/S ratio is 3.38 and the P/B ratio is finally 3.74. The dividend yield amounts to 3.10 percent and the beta ratio has a value of 0.98.


Long-Term Stock History Chart Of Microsoft (Click to enlarge)
Long-Term Dividends History of Microsoft (MSFT) (Click to enlarge)
Long-Term Dividend Yield History of Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) (Click to enlarge)

Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) has a market capitalization of $181.54 billion. The company employs 264,400 people, generates revenue of $49.412 billion and has a net income of $16.211 billion. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $31.310 billion. The EBITDA margin is 63.37 percent (the operating margin is 29.22 percent and the net profit margin 20.03 percent).

Financial Analysis: The total debt represents 13.28 percent of the company’s assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to 124.39 percent. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of 12.19 percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $3.19. Last fiscal year, the company paid $0.48 in the form of dividends to shareholders. The company was sold by 11 investment gurus.

Market Valuation: Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 10.77, the P/S ratio is 2.22 and the P/B ratio is finally 1.39. The dividend yield amounts to 2.59 percent and the beta ratio has a value of 1.34.


Long-Term Stock History Chart Of Wells Fargo (Click to enlarge)
Long-Term Dividends History of Wells Fargo (WFC) (Click to enlarge)
Long-Term Dividend Yield History of Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC) (Click to enlarge)

Zimmer Holdings (NYSE:ZMH) has a market capitalization of $11.53 billion. The company employs 8,500 people, generates revenue of $4.451 billion and has a net income of $760.00 million. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $1.384 billion. The EBITDA margin is 31.09 percent (the operating margin is 23.00 percent and the net profit margin 17.07 percent).

Financial Analysis: The total debt represents 20.19 percent of the company’s assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to 31.22 percent. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of 13.49 percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $4.28. Last fiscal year, the company paid $0.00 in the form of dividends to shareholders. The company was sold by 10 investment gurus.

Market Valuation: Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 15.42, the P/S ratio is 2.58 and the P/B ratio is finally 2.12. The dividend yield amounts to 1.10 percent and the beta ratio has a value of 1.01.


Long-Term Stock History Chart Of Zimmer Holdings (Click to enlarge)
Long-Term Dividends History of Zimmer Holdings (ZMH) (Click to enlarge)
Long-Term Dividend Yield History of Zimmer Holdings (NYSE: ZMH) (Click to enlarge)

Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) has a market capitalization of $101.72 billion. The company employs 91,000 people, generates revenue of $38.851 billion and has a net income of $4.728 billion. The firm’s earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounts to $8.795 billion. The EBITDA margin is 22.64 percent (the operating margin is 14.81 percent and the net profit margin 12.17 percent).

Financial Analysis: The total debt represents 25.57 percent of the company’s assets and the total debt in relation to the equity amounts to 63.07 percent. Due to the financial situation, a return on equity of 20.07 percent was realized. Twelve trailing months earnings per share reached a value of $4.11. Last fiscal year, the company paid $1.92 in the form of dividends to shareholders. The company was sold by 9 investment gurus.

Market Valuation: Here are the price ratios of the company: The P/E ratio is 15.76, the P/S ratio is 2.63 and the P/B ratio is finally 4.18. The dividend yield amounts to 3.14 percent and the beta ratio has a value of 0.32.


Long-Term Stock History Chart Of Abbott Laboratories (Click to enlarge)
Long-Term Dividends History of Abbott Laboratories (ABT) (Click to enlarge)
Long-Term Dividend Yield History of Abbott Laboratories (NYSE: ABT) (Click to enlarge)

Take a closer look at the full table of stocks with biggest guru sells over the past six months. The average P/E ratio amounts to 17.80. Exactly 86 companies pay dividends of which two have a high yield. The average dividend yield amounts to 2.28 percent. P/S ratio is 2.22 and P/B ratio 3.18.

Here is the full list of top sells by investment guru's:

Symbol
Stock
%
Sells
Hold Price*
WMT
Wal-Mart Stores
0.333
12
$71.87
MSFT
Microsoft Corp.
0.224
12
$30.10
WFC
Wells Fargo
0.161
11
$33.87
ZMH
Zimmer Holdings
0.13
10
$67.33
ABT
Abbott Labs
0.272
9
$65.90
CVS
CVS Caremark Corp.
0.088
9
$47.68
PFE
Pfizer Inc.
0.06
9
$24.27
GE
General Electric
0.052
9
$22.19
C
Citigroup Inc.
0.521
8
$28.07
EBAY
eBay Inc.
0.127
8
$44.15
XOM
Exxon Mobil Corp.
0.081
8
$89.43
BAC
Bank of America Corp.
0.065
8
$8.11
DELL
Dell Inc.
0.279
7
$11.57
BUD
Anheuser-Busch InBev
0.166
7
$83.86
PM
Philip Morris Intl.
0.164
7
$87.99
AAPL
Apple Inc.
0.139
7
$603.65
JPM
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
0.078
7
$38.73
AXP
American Express
0.048
7
$57.89
HD
Home Depot
0.043
7
$58.24
MDLZ
Mondelez International
0.249
6
$33.48
GOOG
Google Inc.
0.167
6
$647.35
DIS
Walt Disney Co.
0.082
6
$50.22
JNJ
Johnson & Johnson
0.061
6
$68.34
KO
Coca Cola Co.
0.044
6
$38.71
CL
Colgate-Palmolive
0.036
6
$107.23
BRK.B
Berkshire Hathaway CL B
0.437
5
$84.08
TEVA
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.
0.193
5
$40.66
TYC
Tyco International
0.188
5
$54.14
GS
Goldman Sachs Group
0.167
5
$102.03
CMCSK
Comcast Corp. CL A Spl
0.157
5
$32.14
OMC
Omnicom Group
0.079
5
$51.26
MMM
3M Co.
0.077
5
$92.13
CMCSA
Comcast Corp.
0.068
5
$33.04
TGT
Target Corp.
0.068
5
$62.80
COP
ConocoPhillips
0.063
5
$56.25
IBM
International Bus. Machines
0.058
5
$199.00
V
Visa Inc.
0.056
5
$124.24
TMO
Thermo Fisher Scientific
0.043
5
$56.61
LINTA
Liberty Media Interactive
0.036
5
$18.02
STT
State Street Corp.
0.034
5
$43.31
EMR
Emerson Electric
0.031
5
$48.69
TWX
Time Warner Inc.
0.028
5
$41.13
INTC
Intel Corp.
0.028
5
$25.60
PX
Praxair Inc.
0.018
5
$104.73
AIG
American Int'l. Group
0.242
4
$29.61
UNH
United Health Group Inc.
0.106
4
$57.10
BRK.A
Berkshire Hathaway CL A
0.096
4
$127316.99
WU
Western Union Co.
0.089
4
$18.12
PNC
PNC Financial Services
0.087
4
$62.57
SPLS
Staples Inc.
0.085
4
$12.01
T
AT&T Inc.
0.084
4
$37.10
WAG
Walgreen Co.
0.082
4
$36.44
VOD
Vodafone Group PLC
0.056
4
$28.50
FNF
Fidelity National Financial
0.054
4
ORCL
Oracle Corp.
0.053
4
$30.57
ACN
Accenture
0.052
4
$67.42
ESV
ENSCO PLC
0.051
4
$53.25
NWSA
News Corp.
0.046
4
$23.51
BBT
BB&T Corp.
0.044
4
$32.60
NTRS
Northern Trust Corp.
0.044
4
$46.41
GLW
Corning Inc.
0.043
4
$12.86
MET
MetLife Inc.
0.038
4
$32.78
AVP
Avon Products
0.038
4
$15.96
CVX
Chevron Corp.
0.036
4
$116.41
RHHVF
Roche Holdings AG
0.028
4
$144.85
EFX
Equifax Inc.
0.028
4
$46.59
PEP
PepsiCo Inc.
0.026
4
$70.76
DEO
Diageo plc
0.022
4
$90.09
COF
Capital One Financial
0.02
4
$55.56
CHK
Chesapeake Energy
0.17
3
$18.68
VLO
Valero Energy
0.111
3
$24.24
CCL
Carnival Corp.
0.087
3
$35.16
MA
Mastercard Inc.
0.072
3
$432.61
CSCO
Cisco Systems
0.064
3
$18.52
MRK
Merck & Co.
0.051
3
$45.08
CPWR
Compuware Corp.
0.05
3
$9.70
MS
Morgan Stanley
0.05
3
$16.74
DISCK
Discovery Communications Inc. CL C
0.048
3
$52.46
CBS
CBS Corp.
0.047
3
$34.51
PPG
PPG Industries
0.042
3
N/A
ECL
Ecolab Inc.
0.04
3
$65.27
AFL
AFLAC Inc.
0.04
3
$47.10
DVN
Devon Energy Corp.
0.032
3
$60.03
UFPI
Universal Forest Products
0.03
3
$40.35
COV
Covidien Plc.
0.028
3
$56.69
SCHW
Charles Schwab
0.026
3
$12.90
MAS
Masco Corp.
0.026
3
$14.46
TEL
TE Connectivity
0.025
3
$32.75
ITW
Illinois Tool Works
0.017
3
$59.47
BK
Bank of New York
0.017
3
$22.21
CB
Chubb Corp.
0.015
3
$75.60
IR
Ingersoll-Rand Plc
0.014
3
$44.13
AMZN
Amazon Corp.
0.013
3
$254.32
SYY
Sysco Corp.
0.012
3
$30.63
UTX
United Technologies
0.01
3
$78.29
VMC
Vulcan Materials
0.009
3
$40.32
BSX
Boston Scientific
0.009
3
$5.73
YUM
Yum! Brands Inc.
0.005
3
$65.45
UL
Unilever PLC
0.004
3
$36.52
ABH
AbitibiBowater Inc.
0.248
2
N/A


Here are the market ratios:

Ticker
Company
P/E
P/S
P/B
Dividend Yield
VOD
Vodafone Group plc
12.48
1.92
1.09
5.48%
T
AT&T, Inc.
45.19
1.56
1.97
5.06%
COP
ConocoPhillips
10.47
1.12
1.49
4.53%
INTC
Intel Corporation
9.49
2.01
2.20
4.14%
WU
Western Union Co.
6.17
1.32
6.50
4.03%
PM
Philip Morris International, Inc.
17.48
1.93
N/A
3.89%
SPLS
Staples, Inc.
8.82
0.32
1.18
3.75%
MRK
Merck & Co. Inc.
20.87
2.92
2.53
3.66%
PFE
Pfizer Inc.
19.77
3.04
2.28
3.56%
SYY
Sysco Corp.
16.11
0.42
3.83
3.53%
JNJ
Johnson & Johnson
23.36
2.97
3.23
3.44%
DELL
Dell Inc.
5.64
0.27
1.70
3.36%
CVX
Chevron Corporation
9.05
0.90
1.67
3.26%
UL
Unilever plc
20.34
1.79
5.78
3.26%
WAG
Walgreen Co.
14.02
0.45
1.76
3.24%
CSCO
Cisco Systems, Inc.
11.73
2.01
1.81
3.20%
GE
General Electric Company
15.99
1.56
1.86
3.15%
ABT
Abbott Laboratories
15.77
2.58
4.16
3.15%
EMR
Emerson Electric Co.
15.69
1.54
3.62
3.11%
PEP
Pepsico, Inc.
18.49
1.63
5.02
3.10%
MSFT
Microsoft Corporation
16.14
3.47
3.65
3.08%
GLW
Corning Inc.
9.37
2.27
0.81
3.03%
FNF
Fidelity National Financial, Inc.
13.15
0.93
1.29
2.86%
JPM
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
9.10
2.83
0.82
2.80%
BBT
BB&T Corporation
11.52
2.94
1.00
2.74%
KO
The Coca-Cola Company
19.49
3.53
5.06
2.73%
PNC
PNC Financial Services Group Inc.
11.98
3.03
0.89
2.71%
AFL
AFLAC Inc.
8.64
0.98
1.53
2.68%
UTX
United Technologies Corp.
13.84
1.30
2.94
2.68%
MMM
3M Co.
14.54
2.15
3.56
2.60%
CCL
Carnival Corporation
21.41
1.95
1.25
2.57%
WFC
Wells Fargo & Company
10.76
3.71
1.17
2.56%
ESV
Ensco plc
11.61
3.25
1.17
2.54%
XOM
Exxon Mobil Corporation
9.67
0.87
2.60
2.49%
OMC
Omnicom Group Inc.
14.15
0.91
3.83
2.47%
NTRS
Northern Trust Corporation
18.19
8.72
1.55
2.46%
TEL
TE Connectivity Ltd.
13.62
1.07
1.91
2.44%
ITW
Illinois Tool Works Inc.
15.35
1.62
2.85
2.41%
TWX
Time Warner Inc.
16.84
1.41
1.39
2.41%
TEVA
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited
16.79
1.86
1.55
2.41%
DEO
Diageo plc
23.27
4.22
8.07
2.39%
ACN
Accenture plc
17.89
1.86
11.23
2.36%
CL
Colgate-Palmolive Co.
20.71
2.94
19.93
2.35%
VLO
Valero Energy Corporation
15.03
0.12
1.00
2.33%
TGT
Target Corp.
14.51
0.58
2.61
2.27%
CB
The Chubb Corporation
11.40
1.50
1.29
2.17%
WMT
Wal-Mart Stores Inc.
15.53
0.54
3.54
2.16%
MET
MetLife, Inc.
17.09
0.55
0.62
2.11%
TYC
Tyco International Ltd.
10.23
0.74
0.91
2.10%
STT
State Street Corp.
11.73
7.29
1.05
2.07%
BK
The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation
13.17
8.23
0.82
2.06%
PX
Praxair Inc.
19.61
2.91
5.43
2.00%
MDLZ
Mondelez International, Inc.
13.11
0.87
1.30
1.96%
PPG
PPG Industries Inc.
20.57
1.25
4.89
1.92%
CHK
Chesapeake Energy Corporation
N/A
1.07
0.80
1.89%
BUD
Anheuser-Busch InBev
18.37
3.41
3.55
1.87%
COV
Covidien plc
14.34
2.24
2.50
1.86%
HD
The Home Depot, Inc.
22.36
1.32
5.35
1.85%
MAS
Masco Corporation
N/A
0.77
12.29
1.84%
YUM
Yum! Brands, Inc.
21.51
2.43
15.05
1.83%
CMCSA
Comcast Corporation
16.97
1.60
2.02
1.75%
IBM
International Business Machines Corp.
14.04
2.11
10.23
1.74%
SCHW
The Charles Schwab Corporation
20.73
3.70
2.15
1.73%
GS
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
12.15
1.57
0.92
1.58%
AVP
Avon Products Inc.
56.26
0.61
4.53
1.58%
UNH
Unitedhealth Group, Inc.
10.74
0.53
1.89
1.51%
EFX
Equifax Inc.
20.74
2.87
3.25
1.42%
AXP
American Express Company
13.24
1.91
3.29
1.40%
CBS
CBS Corporation
15.51
1.51
2.18
1.39%
CVS
CVS Caremark Corporation
16.57
0.51
1.57
1.39%
DVN
Devon Energy Corporation
10.00
2.16
1.09
1.34%
IR
Ingersoll-Rand Plc
14.48
1.03
1.95
1.34%
DIS
Walt Disney Co.
16.71
2.16
2.28
1.19%
ECL
Ecolab Inc.
36.97
1.96
3.52
1.12%
MS
Morgan Stanley
N/A
1.17
0.59
1.10%
ZMH
Zimmer Holdings, Inc.
15.42
2.59
1.98
1.09%
UFPI
Universal Forest Products Inc.
32.63
0.38
1.23
1.05%
V
Visa, Inc.
76.93
11.20
4.22
0.92%
TMO
Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc.
19.75
1.82
1.48
0.84%
ORCL
Oracle Corporation
15.66
4.13
3.53
0.76%
NWSA
News Corp.
55.18
1.70
2.35
0.70%
BAC
Bank of America Corporation
27.61
1.82
0.45
0.40%
COF
Capital One Financial Corp.
10.00
2.02
0.89
0.33%
MA
Mastercard Incorporated
27.33
7.79
8.50
0.25%
C
Citigroup, Inc.
16.16
1.63
0.60
0.10%
VMC
Vulcan Materials Company
N/A
2.41
1.68
0.08%
BSX
Boston Scientific Corporation
N/A
1.04
1.09
N/A
AIG
American International Group, Inc.
2.30
0.69
0.48
N/A
AMZN
Amazon.com Inc.
N/A
1.88
14.25
N/A
EBAY
eBay Inc.
16.89
4.76
3.22
N/A
GOOG
Google Inc.
21.36
4.71
3.29
N/A
AAPL
Apple Inc.
13.20
3.50
4.63
N/A
CPWR
Compuware Corporation
28.28
2.02
1.87
N/A
LINTA
Liberty Interactive, Inc.
18.80
1.13
1.81
N/A


















Average
17.80
2.22
3.18
2.28%

Also interesting, the best stocks bought by investment guru's.  In this list, investment professionals bought 502 stocks within the past half-yearThe top stocks are Oracle (ORCL) and Google (GOOG). Google was bought by fourteen investment professionals and Oracle by eleven. ORCL stocks are one of the hot plays for investors because they are in average long in the stock with 0.52 percent of their full portfolio.

Related stock ticker symbols sales:
WMT,MSFT,WFC,ZMH,ABT,CVS,PFE,GE,C,EBAY,XOM,BAC,DELL,BUD,PM,AAPL,JPM,AXP,HD,MDLZ,GOOG,DIS,JNJ,KO,CL,BRK.B,TEVA,TYC,GS,CMCSK,OMC,MMM,CMCSA,TGT,COP,IBM,V,TMO,LINTA,STT,EMR,TWX,INTC,PX,AIG,UNH,BRK.A,WU,PNC,SPLS,T,WAG,VOD,FNF,ORCL,ACN,ESV,NWSA,BBT,NTRS,GLW,MET,AVP,CVX,RHHVF,EFX,PEP,DEO,COF,CHK,VLO,CCL,MA,CSCO,MRK,CPWR,MS,DISCK,CBS,PPG,ECL,AFL,DVN,UFPI,COV,SCHW,MAS,TEL,ITW,BK,CB,IR,AMZN,SYY,UTX,VMC,BSX,YUM,UL,ABH


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