This Day On The Street
Continue to site right-arrow
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here
Stocks Under $10 with 50-100% upside potential - 14 days FREE!

11 Stocks With Significant Institutional And Insider Buying


The List:

The following names have met all of the conditions above. Look at the charts below, or click  here and you’ll note that some of these stocks have had stellar y 1-year performances.

Do you think insiders and hedge funds are right in believing these names have significant upside to price in? Use this as a starting point for your own analysis:


1. Golden Minerals Company ( AUMN): Engages in the exploration and development of precious metals and other mineral properties in Mexico and South America. Market cap at $204.38M, most recent closing price at $4.80. Net institutional purchases in the current quarter at 2.1M shares, which represents about 6.07% of the company’s float of 34.62M shares. Over the last six months, insiders were net buyers of 1,365,790 shares, which represents about 3.95% of the company’s 34.62M share float.


2. Basic Energy Services, Inc. ( BAS): Provides a range of well site services to oil and gas drilling and producing companies in the United States. Market cap at $469.19M, most recent closing price at $11.15. Net institutional purchases in the current quarter at 2.7M shares, which represents about 7.25% of the company’s float of 37.22M shares. Over the last six months, insiders were net buyers of 389,570 shares, which represents about 1.05% of the company’s 37.22M share float.


3. Genomic Health Inc. ( GHDX): Focuses on the development and global commercialization of genomic-based clinical laboratory services that analyze the underlying biology of cancer allowing physicians and patients to make individualized treatment decisions. Market cap at $872.38M, most recent closing price at $28.37. Net institutional purchases in the current quarter at 1.5M shares, which represents about 9.09% of the company’s float of 16.51M shares. Over the last six months, insiders were net buyers of 609,079 shares, which represents about 3.69% of the company’s 16.51M share float.

BONUS: Significant short covering month-over-month: Shares shorted have decreased from 2.38M to 2.00M over the last month, a decrease which represents about 2.3% of the company’s float of 16.51M shares. Days to cover ratio at 8.04 days.

2 of 5

Select the service that is right for you!

Action Alerts PLUS
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link actively manage a real portfolio and reveal their money management tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
  • Weekly roundups
TheStreet Quant Ratings
Try it NOW
Only $49.95/yr

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
  • Upgrade/downgrade alerts
Stocks Under $10
Try it NOW

David Peltier, uncovers low dollar stocks with extraordinary upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
  • Weekly roundups
Dividend Stock Advisor
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer's protege, David Peltier, identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Alerts when market news affect the portfolio
  • Bi-weekly updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Real Money Pro
Try it NOW

All of Real Money, plus 15 more of Wall Street's sharpest minds delivering actionable trading ideas, a comprehensive look at the market, and fundamental and technical analysis.

Product Features:
  • Real Money + Doug Kass Plus 15 more Wall Street Pros
  • Intraday commentary & news
  • Ultra-actionable trading ideas
Options Profits
Try it NOW

Our options trading pros provide daily market commentary and over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • 100+ monthly options trading ideas
  • Actionable options commentary & news
  • Real-time trading community
  • Options TV
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!


DOW 17,356.87 +288.00 1.69%
S&P 500 2,012.89 +40.15 2.04%
NASDAQ 4,644.3120 +96.4780 2.12%

Brokerage Partners

Rates from

  • Mortgage
  • Credit Cards
  • Auto

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs