Yesterday, Aug. 26, 2015, 121 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $95.86 to $14,679,317.76.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Barnes Group (B) - FREE Research Report

Mcclellan Hassell H, who is Director at Barnes Group, bought 450 shares at $38.04 on Aug. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 18,900 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 2.44% with the 450-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $37.99, down $0.05, or 0.13% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Barnes Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 7,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 7,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 17,000

The average volume for Barnes Group has been 252,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Barnes Group has a market cap of $2.0 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 1.57% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Barnes Group Inc. operates as an industrial and aerospace manufacturer and service provider serving a range of end markets and customers worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Industrial and Aerospace. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.29%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.8. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Barnes Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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rates Barnes Group as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and good cash flow from operations. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full

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Graham (GHM) - FREE Research Report

Mazurkiewicz Gerard T, who is Director at Graham, sold 300 shares at $17.16 on Aug. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 8,080 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.58% with the 300-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $16.88, down $0.28, or 1.66% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Graham go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,400
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,754
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,400
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,754
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,400
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 5,754

The average volume for Graham has been 59,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Graham has a market cap of $170.0 million and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are down 39.14% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Graham Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of heat transfer and vacuum equipment for the chemical, petrochemical, refining, energy, defense, and electric power generating industries worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.9%. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.6. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Graham a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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rates Graham 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, reasonable valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and poor profit margins. Get the full

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BNC Bancorp (BNCN) - FREE Research Report

Peters Lenin J, who is Director at BNC Bancorp, bought 4,000 shares at $20.00 on Aug. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 366,488 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 1.1% with the 4,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $20.37, up $0.37, or 1.82% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for BNC Bancorp go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,000

The average volume for BNC Bancorp has been 107,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. BNC Bancorp has a market cap of $760.5 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 18.25% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

BNC Bancorp operates as the bank holding company for Bank of North Carolina that provides commercial banking products and services to individuals, and small to medium size businesses. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1%. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.2. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate BNC Bancorp a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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rates BNC Bancorp as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full

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