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These 10 ¿¿Buy⿝ Rated Stocks Have Significant Insider Buying Activity

1. Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (CBRL): Engages in the operation and development of the Cracker Barrel Old Country Store restaurant and retail concept in the United States. Market cap at $1.54B.

On 05/25/2012, Argus had a Buy rating on the stock. Over the last six months, insiders were net buyers of 274,262 shares, which represents about 1.49% of the company's 18.36M share float.  
 

2. Furiex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (FURX): Engages in the compound partnering business in the United States and Europe. Market cap at $334.17M.

On 01/28/2013, Canaccord Genuity had a Buy rating on the stock.  Over the last six months, insiders were net buyers of 481,326 shares, which represents about 7.27% of the company's 6.62M share float.  
 

3. Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc (HCCI): Provides industrial and hazardous waste services to small and mid-sized customers in the United States. Market cap at $282.98M.

On 02/24/2012, Needham had a Buy rating on the stock. Over the last six months, insiders were net buyers of 205,424 shares, which represents about 2.61% of the company's 7.86M share float.  
 

4. Navistar International Corporation (NAV): Through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells commercial and military trucks, buses, diesel engines, recreational vehicles (RVs), and chassis, as well as provides service parts for trucks and trailers. Market cap at $2.05B.

On 11/12/2012, Robert W. Baird had a Outperform rating on the stock. Over the last six months, insiders were net buyers of 4,064,960 shares, which represents about 7.91% of the company's 51.39M share float.  
 

5. PROLOR Biotech, Inc. (PBTH): Engages in the development of proprietary versions of already-approved therapeutic proteins. Market cap at $306.27M.

On 08/29/2012, Oppenheimer had a Outperform rating on the stock. Over the last six months, insiders were net buyers of 1,005,000 shares, which represents about 2.59% of the company's 38.80M share float.  
 

6. Stewart Enterprises Inc. (STEI): Provides funeral and cemetery products and services in the death care industry in the United States and Puerto Rico. Market cap at $694.43M.

On 07/03/2012, UBS had a Buy rating on the stock. Over the last six months, insiders were net buyers of 1,314,895 shares, which represents about 2.13% of the company's 61.68M share float.  
 

7. Tenet Healthcare Corp. (THC): Operates acute care hospitals and related health care facilities. Market cap at $4.14B.

On 12/17/2012, Deutsche Bank had a Buy rating on the stock. Over the last six months, insiders were net buyers of 3,000,000 shares, which represents about 3.33% of the company's 90.03M share float.  
 

8. Tower International, Inc. (TOWR): Operates as an integrated manufacturer of engineered structural metal components and assemblies to automotive original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) worldwide. Market cap at $190.15M.

On 12/28/2012, Robert W. Baird had a Outperform rating on the stock. Over the last six months, insiders were net buyers of 77,451 shares, which represents about 1.19% of the company's 6.49M share float.  
 

9. Vitesse Semiconductor Corp. (VTSS): Engages in the design, development, manufacture, and marketing of semiconductor products to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) of carrier and enterprise networking products, and data center infrastructure systems worldwide. Market cap at $73.74M.

On 12/19/2012, Needham had a Buy rating on the stock. Over the last six months, insiders were net buyers of 260,100 shares, which represents about 1.38% of the company's 18.84M share float.  
 

10. Westport Innovations Inc. (WPRT): Provides alternative fuel, low-emissions technologies that enable engines to operate on fuels, such as compressed natural gas, liquefied natural gas, hydrogen, and biofuels. Market cap at $1.42B.

On 11/15/2012, Deutsche Bank had a Buy rating on the stock. Over the last six months, insiders were net buyers of 500,000 shares, which represents about 1.16% of the company's 43.24M share float.  
 

 

Stock quotes in this article: CBRL, FURX, HCCI, NAV, OVRL, PBTH, STEI, SUMR, THC, TOWR, VTSS, WPRT 

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