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Yesterday, Nov. 20, 2014, 118 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $277.00 to $8,954,563.40.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Air Transport Services Group (ATSG) - FREE Research Report

Templeton Brady Thomas, who is Subsidiary President - AMES at Air Transport Services Group, sold 300 shares at $8.01 on Nov. 20, 2014. Following this transaction, the Subsidiary President - AMES owned 86,122 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.35% with the 300-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $8.08, up $0.07, or 0.87% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Air Transport Services Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 25,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 32,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 82,398

The average volume for Air Transport Services Group has been 151,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Air Transport Services Group has a market cap of $511.7 million and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are down 0.37% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Air Transport Services Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides airline operations, aircraft leasing and maintenance, and other support services primarily to the cargo transportation and package delivery industries. The company operates through two segments, ACMI Services and CAM. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Air Transport Services Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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rates Air Transport Services Group as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, increase in net income and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. Get the full

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Federal Agricultural Mortgage (AGM) - FREE Research Report

Everson Dennis A, who is Director at Federal Agricultural Mortgage, sold 620 shares at $29.35 on Nov. 20, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 1,975 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 23.89% with the 620-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $29.80, up $0.45, or 1.51% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Federal Agricultural Mortgage go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 100
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,220
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 100
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,720
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 100
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 17,260

The average volume for Federal Agricultural Mortgage has been 38,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Federal Agricultural Mortgage has a market cap of $278.8 million and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 13.43% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation provides a secondary market for various loans made to borrowers in the United States. The company operates in three segments: Farm & Ranch, USDA Guarantees, and Rural Utilities. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.89%. The company has a P/E ratio of 7.5. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Federal Agricultural Mortgage a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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rates Federal Agricultural Mortgage as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, attractive valuation levels and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. Get the full

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Independent Bank Group (IBTX) - FREE Research Report

Berntsen Torry, who is President and COO at Independent Bank Group, bought 450 shares at $42.54 on Nov. 20, 2014. Following this transaction, the President and COO owned 70,029 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.65% with the 450-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $46.84, up $4.30, or 9.19% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Independent Bank Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 4,500
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 10,600

The average volume for Independent Bank Group has been 37,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Independent Bank Group has a market cap of $768.4 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are down 5.46% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Independent Bank Group, Inc. operates as a bank holding company for Independent Bank that provides commercial banking products and services for businesses, professionals, and individuals in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.51%. The company has a P/E ratio of 31.9.

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