Yesterday, Jan. 4, 2016, 49 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $184.24 to $5,809,890.90.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Asta Funding (ASFI) - FREE Research Report

Mangrove Partners Master Fund, Ltd., who is 10% Owner at Asta Funding, bought 13,143 shares at $7.97 on Jan. 4, 2016. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 1.5 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.91% with the 13,143-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $7.98, up $0.01, or 0.17% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Asta Funding go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 67,232
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 67,232
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 7,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 67,232
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 7,000

The average volume for Asta Funding has been 25,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Asta Funding has a market cap of $98.4 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 6.86% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Asta Funding, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in consumer receivable business in the United States. The company operates through four segments: Consumer Receivables, Personal Injury Claims, Structured Settlements, and GAR Disability Advocacy. The company has a P/E ratio of 54.3. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Asta Funding a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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rates Asta Funding as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and increase in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. Get the full

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ARC Document Solutions (ARC) - FREE Research Report

Grimes Dennis Jeffery, who is VP, Sr. Counsel & Secty at ARC Document Solutions, bought 49 shares at $3.76 on Jan. 4, 2016. Following this transaction, the VP, Sr. Counsel & Secty owned 10,802 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.46% with the 49-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $4.42, up $0.66, or 14.93% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for ARC Document Solutions go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 890
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 890
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 890

The average volume for ARC Document Solutions has been 255,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. ARC Document Solutions has a market cap of $210.1 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 56.46% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

ARC Document Solutions, Inc., a reprographics company, provides document solutions to various businesses. The company has a P/E ratio of 2.3. Currently, there are no analysts who rate ARC Document Solutions a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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rates ARC Document Solutions 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, notable return on equity and attractive valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the stock has had a generally disappointing performance in the past year. Get the full

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Atlantic Power (AT) - FREE Research Report

Moore James J Jr, who is Chief Executive Officer at Atlantic Power, bought 100,000 shares at $1.80 on Jan. 4, 2016. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 350,253 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 39.96% with the 100,000-share transaction.

Cofelice Joseph, who is EVP Commercial Development at Atlantic Power, bought 30,000 shares at $1.98 on Jan. 4, 2016. Following this transaction, the EVP Commercial Development owned 322,625 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 10.25% with the 30,000-share transaction.

McNeil John Alexander, who is Director at Atlantic Power, bought 1,000 shares at $1.99 on Jan. 4, 2016. Following this transaction, the Director owned 56,500 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 1.8% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $1.97, down $0.02, or 1.02% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Atlantic Power go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 292,625
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 292,625
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 412,625

The average volume for Atlantic Power has been 537,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Atlantic Power has a market cap of $219.8 million and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are down 34.32% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Atlantic Power Corporation owns and operates a fleet of power generation assets in the United States and Canada. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 5.02%. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Atlantic Power a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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rates Atlantic Power as a

sell

. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its weak operating cash flow, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and generally high debt management risk. Get the full

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