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Yesterday, Dec. 9, 2014, 83 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $291.00 to $10,017,696.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Peabody Energy (BTU) - FREE Research Report

Malone Robert A, who is Director at Peabody Energy, bought 21,900 shares at $9.08 on Dec. 9, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 42,337 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 107.16% with the 21,900-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $8.05, down $1.03, or 12.8% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Peabody Energy go as follows:

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

The average volume for Peabody Energy has been 14.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Peabody Energy has a market cap of $2.2 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and metals & mining industry. Shares are down 55.56% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Peabody Energy Corporation is engaged in the mining of coal. The company operates through Western U.S. Mining, Midwestern U.S. Mining, Australian Mining, Trading and Brokerage, and Corporate and Other segments. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.13%. Currently, there are 9 analysts who rate Peabody Energy a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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rates Peabody Energy as a

sell

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

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Remy International (REMY) - FREE Research Report

Stinson Alan L, who is Director at Remy International, sold 16,600 shares at $17.56 on Dec. 9, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 29,152 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 36.28% with the 16,600-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $17.00, down $0.56, or 3.27% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Remy International go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 33,272
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 33,272
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 33,272

The average volume for Remy International has been 54,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Remy International has a market cap of $555.9 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and automotive industry. Shares are down 25.39% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Remy International, Inc. designs, manufactures, remanufactures, markets, and distributes rotating electrical components for automobiles, light trucks, heavy-duty trucks, and other vehicles primarily in North America, Europe, Latin America, and the Asia-Pacific. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.3%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.0. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Remy International a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. 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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Mattersight (MATR) - FREE Research Report

Danson Christopher Joseph, who is Executive VP, Delivery at Mattersight, sold 3,958 shares at $6.03 on Dec. 9, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive VP, Delivery owned 96,183 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.95% with the 3,958-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $6.02, down $0.01, or 0.17% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Mattersight go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 75,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,462
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 75,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 34,049
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 75,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 61,812

The average volume for Mattersight has been 79,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Mattersight has a market cap of $135.2 million and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 21.92% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Mattersight Corporation provides enterprise analytics services with a focus on customer and employee interactions and behaviors. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Mattersight a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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rates Mattersight as a

sell

. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its weak operating cash flow, unimpressive growth in net income and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full

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