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Friday, June 19, 2015, 59 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $38.95 to $5,000,001.05.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Calavo Growers (CVGW) - FREE Research Report

Cole Lecil E, who is Chairman, CEO & President at Calavo Growers, sold 44,527 shares at $54.06 on June 19, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chairman, CEO & President owned 688,563 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.07% with the 44,527-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $53.97, down $0.09, or 0.17% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Calavo Growers go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 49,604
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 49,604
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 49,604

The average volume for Calavo Growers has been 102,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Calavo Growers has a market cap of $941.3 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are up 14.19% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Calavo Growers, Inc. markets, and distributes avocados, prepared avocados, and other perishable foods to food distributors, produce wholesalers, supermarkets, convenience stores, and restaurants worldwide. It operates in three segments: Fresh Products, Calavo Foods, and RFG. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.38%. The company has a P/E ratio of 66.8. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Calavo Growers a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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rates Calavo Growers as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and solid stock price performance. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full

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Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE) - FREE Research Report

Shigenaga Dean A, who is Chief Financial Officer at Alexandria Real Estate Equities, sold 10,000 shares at $93.03 on June 19, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 76,599 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.55% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $93.24, up $0.20, or 0.22% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Alexandria Real Estate Equities go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 15,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 15,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 102,000

The average volume for Alexandria Real Estate Equities has been 374,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Alexandria Real Estate Equities has a market cap of $6.7 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 5.14% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc., a real estate investment trust (REIT), engages in the ownership, operation, management, development, acquisition, and redevelopment of properties for the life sciences industry. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.3%. The company has a P/E ratio of 119.6. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Alexandria Real Estate Equities a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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rates Alexandria Real Estate Equities as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. 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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Collectors Universe (CLCT) - FREE Research Report

Hall David G, who is President at Collectors Universe, sold 13,519 shares at $21.34 on June 19, 2015. Following this transaction, the President owned 622,580 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.13% with the 13,519-share transaction.

Wallace Joseph John, who is Chief Financial Officer at Collectors Universe, sold 4,666 shares at $21.30 on June 19, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 91,038 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.88% with the 4,666-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $21.62, up $0.32, or 1.46% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Collectors Universe go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 9,234
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 69,234
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 119,027

The average volume for Collectors Universe has been 20,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Collectors Universe has a market cap of $188.0 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 1.49% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Collectors Universe Inc. provides third-party authentication, grading, and related services for rare and high-value collectibles consisting of coins, trading cards, sports memorabilia, and autographs. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 6.61%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.3. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Collectors Universe a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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rates Collectors Universe as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full

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