Yesterday, Nov. 30, 2015, 79 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $97.50 to $4,584,763.71.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Archer-Daniels Midland (ADM) - FREE Research Report

Sanchez Francisco J, who is Director at Archer-Daniels Midland, bought 1,500 shares at $36.13 on Nov. 30, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 1,500 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 100% with the 1,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $36.60, up $0.47, or 1.28% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Archer-Daniels Midland go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,500
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,313

The average volume for Archer-Daniels Midland has been 4.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Archer-Daniels Midland has a market cap of $21.8 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are down 29.83% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Archer-Daniels-Midland Company procures, transports, stores, processes, and merchandises agricultural commodities and products. The company's Oilseeds Processing segment originates, merchandises, crushes, and processes soybeans and soft seeds into vegetable oils and protein meals. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.07%. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.6. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Archer-Daniels Midland a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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rates Archer-Daniels Midland as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its reasonable valuation levels, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, poor profit margins and weak operating cash flow. Get the full

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Enterprise Bancorp (EBTC) - FREE Research Report

Hanson Eric W, who is Director at Enterprise Bancorp, sold 6,391 shares at $24.25 on Nov. 30, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 380,445 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.65% with the 6,391-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $24.50, up $0.25, or 1.02% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Enterprise Bancorp go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 135
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 8,385
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 135
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 8,385
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 435
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 8,885

The average volume for Enterprise Bancorp has been 5,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Enterprise Bancorp has a market cap of $256.3 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are down 3.01% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Enterprise Bancorp, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Enterprise Bank and Trust Company that provides various banking products and services primarily in the Merrimack Valley and North Central regions of Massachusetts and Southern New Hampshire. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.02%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.6.

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rates Enterprise Bancorp as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full

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Acacia Research (ACTG) - FREE Research Report

Harris Robert L Ii, who is Executive Chairman at Acacia Research, bought 15,000 shares at $5.63 on Nov. 30, 2015. Following this transaction, the Executive Chairman owned 339,808 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 4.62% with the 15,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $5.74, up $0.11, or 1.99% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Acacia Research go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 34,273
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 34,273
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 34,273

The average volume for Acacia Research has been 552,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Acacia Research has a market cap of $288.7 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 65.11% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Acacia Research Corporation, through its subsidiaries, invests in, develops, licenses, and enforces patented technologies in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 8.79%. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Acacia Research a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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rates Acacia Research as a

sell

. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its unimpressive growth in net income, weak operating cash flow, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full

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