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Friday, April 17, 2015, 38 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $235.33 to $30,000,000,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

AAR (AIR) - FREE Research Report

Fogleman Ronald R, who is Director at AAR, sold 12,666 shares at $29.46 on April 17, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 16,406 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 43.57% with the 12,666-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $29.38, down $0.08, or 0.27% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for AAR go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 811
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 811
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 811

The average volume for AAR has been 260,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. AAR has a market cap of $1.2 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and aerospace/defense industry. Shares are up 5.98% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

AAR CORP. provides products and services to commercial aviation, government, and defense markets worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Aviation Services and Technology Products. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1%. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.8. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate AAR a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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rates AAR as a

hold

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

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State Auto Financial (STFC) - FREE Research Report

State Automobile Mutual Insurance Co, who is 10% Owner at State Auto Financial, bought 9,058 shares at $24.75 on April 17, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 25.8 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.04% with the 9,058-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $24.30, down $0.45, or 1.83% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for State Auto Financial go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 76,364
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 158,180
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 261,484

The average volume for State Auto Financial has been 35,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. State Auto Financial has a market cap of $1.0 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 8.24% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

State Auto Financial Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in writing personal, business, and specialty insurance products. It operates through four segments: Personal insurance, Business insurance, Specialty insurance, and Investment operations. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.62%. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.5. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates State Auto Financial a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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rates State Auto Financial as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income and attractive valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full

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Jabil Circuit (JBL) - FREE Research Report

Ryan Courtney J, who is EVP, CEO, Nypro at Jabil Circuit, sold 30,000 shares at $24.00 on April 17, 2015. Following this transaction, the EVP, CEO, Nypro owned 387,193 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.19% with the 30,000-share transaction.

Cadavid Sergio, who is Treasurer at Jabil Circuit, sold 4,716 shares at $24.00 on April 17, 2015. Following this transaction, the Treasurer owned 75,628 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.87% with the 4,716-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $23.32, down $0.68, or 2.92% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Jabil Circuit go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 21,500
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 90,120
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 21,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 231,233
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 21,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 325,973

The average volume for Jabil Circuit has been 1.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Jabil Circuit has a market cap of $4.6 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 5.68% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Jabil Circuit, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides electronic manufacturing services and solutions worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.36%. The company has a P/E ratio of 73.7. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Jabil Circuit a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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rates Jabil Circuit as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, increase in net income, solid stock price performance and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full

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