Yesterday, Aug. 2, 2016, 97 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $43.70 to $50,903,280.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Caterpillar (CAT) - FREE Research Report

Muilenburg Dennis A, who is Director at Caterpillar, bought 1,930 shares at $82.75 on Aug. 2, 2016. Following this transaction, the Director owned 9,558 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 25.3% with the 1,930-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $81.95, down $0.80, or 0.98% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Caterpillar go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,128
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 574
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,128
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 574
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 26,128
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,268

The average volume for Caterpillar has been 5.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Caterpillar has a market cap of $48.4 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 21.78% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Caterpillar Inc. manufactures and sells construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines, and diesel-electric locomotives worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.71%. The company has a P/E ratio of 43.0. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Caterpillar a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 12 rate it a hold.

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rates Caterpillar as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, deteriorating net income and generally higher debt management risk. Get the full

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Franklin Covey (FC) - FREE Research Report

Peterson Joel Clinton, who is Director at Franklin Covey, sold 1,792 shares at $16.43 on Aug. 2, 2016. Following this transaction, the Director owned 256,862 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.69% with the 1,792-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $16.43, down $0.00, or 0.03% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Franklin Covey go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,792
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,584
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,584

The average volume for Franklin Covey has been 53,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Franklin Covey has a market cap of $237.5 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 1.91% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Franklin Covey Co. provides training and consulting services in the areas of leadership, productivity, strategic execution, trust, sales force performance, customer loyalty, and communication effectiveness skills worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 40.9. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Franklin Covey a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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rates Franklin Covey 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, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, feeble growth in the company's earnings per share and deteriorating net income. Get the full

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Peoples Bancorp Inc (Marietta OH (PEBO) - FREE Research Report

Broughton George W, who is Director at Peoples Bancorp Inc (Marietta OH, sold 134 shares at $22.30 on Aug. 2, 2016. Following this transaction, the Director owned 160,264 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.08% with the 134-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $22.57, up $0.27, or 1.18% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Peoples Bancorp Inc (Marietta OH go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 141
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 141
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 20,141

The average volume for Peoples Bancorp Inc (Marietta OH has been 52,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Peoples Bancorp Inc (Marietta OH has a market cap of $408.6 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 19.16% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Peoples Bancorp Inc. operates as the holding company for Peoples Bank, National Association that provides a range of financial products and services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.84%. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.0. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Peoples Bancorp Inc (Marietta OH a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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rates Peoples Bancorp Inc (Marietta OH as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, compelling growth in net income, expanding profit margins, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. 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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