Yesterday, Dec. 10, 2015, 74 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $57.69 to $42,564,049.20.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Century Bancorp (CNBKA) - FREE Research Report

Evangelista Paul A, who is Executive Vice President at Century Bancorp, bought 1 shares at $73.72 on Dec. 10, 2015. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 1,814 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.04% with the 1-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $43.95, down $29.77, or 67.74% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Century Bancorp go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 7,354
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 21,671
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 501,148

The average volume for Century Bancorp has been 3,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Century Bancorp has a market cap of $158.1 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 9.94% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Century Bancorp, Inc. operates as a bank holding company for Century Bank and Trust Company that provides banking products and services in Massachusetts. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.09%. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.8.

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rates Century Bancorp as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance and growth in earnings per share. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing. Get the full

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Brooks Automation (BRKS) - FREE Research Report

Pietrantoni David, who is Principal Accounting Officer at Brooks Automation, sold 10,000 shares at $11.52 on Dec. 10, 2015. Following this transaction, the Principal Accounting Officer owned 96,627 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 9.38% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $11.31, down $0.21, or 1.86% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Brooks Automation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 10,500

The average volume for Brooks Automation has been 261,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Brooks Automation has a market cap of $777.9 million and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are down 9.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Brooks Automation, Inc. provides automation and cryogenic solutions for semiconductor manufacturing and life sciences markets. It operates through three segments: Brooks Product Solutions, Brooks Global Services, and Brooks Life Science Systems. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.48%. The company has a P/E ratio of 54.8. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Brooks Automation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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rates Brooks Automation as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, increase in net income, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full

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Antero Resources (AR) - FREE Research Report

McNeilly Ward D., who is VP Reserves, Planning & Midstr at Antero Resources, sold 14,000 shares at $19.51 on Dec. 10, 2015. Following this transaction, the VP Reserves, Planning & Midstr owned 247,680 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.35% with the 14,000-share transaction.

Hardesty Benjamin A., who is Director at Antero Resources, bought 1,000 shares at $20.14 on Dec. 10, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 9,108 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 12.33% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $19.24, down $0.90, or 4.68% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Antero Resources go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 9,312
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 9,312
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 9,312

The average volume for Antero Resources has been 2.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Antero Resources has a market cap of $5.4 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 51.06% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Antero Resources Corporation, an independent oil and natural gas company, acquires, explores, and develops natural gas, natural gas liquids, and oil properties in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 3.8. Currently, there are 11 analysts who rate Antero Resources a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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rates Antero Resources as a

sell

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

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