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Yesterday, Dec. 10, 2014, 91 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $57.29 to $203,469,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Bar Harbor Bankshares (BHB) - FREE Research Report

Simard Curtis C, who is President and CEO at Bar Harbor Bankshares, bought 1,600 shares at $32.00 on Dec. 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the President and CEO owned 5,695 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 39.07% with the 1,600-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $32.07, up $0.07, or 0.22% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Bar Harbor Bankshares go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,026
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 464
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 3,126
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 464
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 4,626
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 464

The average volume for Bar Harbor Bankshares has been 4,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Bar Harbor Bankshares has a market cap of $188.6 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 19.5% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Bar Harbor Bankshares operates as the holding company for Bar Harbor Bank & Trust that provides various banking products and services in Maine. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.96%. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.8. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Bar Harbor Bankshares a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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rates Bar Harbor Bankshares as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in stock price during the past year, growth in earnings per share, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full

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Avis Budget Group (CAR) - FREE Research Report

Tucker Michael K, who is EVP and General Counsel at Avis Budget Group, sold 958 shares at $62.81 on Dec. 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP and General Counsel owned 41,423 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.26% with the 958-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $61.28, down $1.53, or 2.5% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Avis Budget Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 20,236
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 20,236
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 90,342

The average volume for Avis Budget Group has been 2.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Avis Budget Group has a market cap of $6.6 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 54.01% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Avis Budget Group, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides car and truck rentals, car sharing, and ancillary services to businesses and consumers worldwide. The company has three segments: North America, International, and Truck Rental. The company has a P/E ratio of 35.3. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Avis Budget Group a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, notable return on equity, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full

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LIN Media (LIN) - FREE Research Report

Sadusky Vincent L, who is President and CEO at LIN Media, sold 36,110 shares at $23.93 on Dec. 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the President and CEO owned 1.4 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.57% with the 36,110-share transaction.

Richter Robert S, who is Sr. Vice President Digital at LIN Media, sold 8,930 shares at $23.83 on Dec. 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the Sr. Vice President Digital owned 236,896 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.63% with the 8,930-share transaction.

Howell John A IV, who is Vice President Television at LIN Media, sold 3,393 shares at $23.86 on Dec. 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the Vice President Television owned 50,723 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.27% with the 3,393-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $23.75, down $0.11, or 0.45% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for LIN Media has been 196,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. LIN Media has a market cap of $944.8 million and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are down 15.85% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

LIN Media LLC, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a local multimedia company in the United States. The company owns, operates, or services 43 television stations and 7 digital channels in 23 U.S. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates LIN Media a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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rates LIN Media as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and generally higher debt management risk. Get the full

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