Yesterday, March 1, 2016, 87 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $120.60 to $482,600,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Delta Natural Gas (DGAS) - FREE Research Report

Brown John B, who is COO, Treasurer & Secretary at Delta Natural Gas, sold 150 shares at $22.37 on March 1, 2016. Following this transaction, the COO, Treasurer & Secretary owned 26,931 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.55% with the 150-share transaction.

Ramsey Brian, who is VP - Trans. & Gas Supply at Delta Natural Gas, sold 150 shares at $22.37 on March 1, 2016. Following this transaction, the VP - Trans. & Gas Supply owned 24,219 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.62% with the 150-share transaction.

Wesolosky Matthew D, who is VP-Controller at Delta Natural Gas, sold 150 shares at $22.37 on March 1, 2016. Following this transaction, the VP-Controller owned 18,844 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.79% with the 150-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $22.50, up $0.13, or 0.58% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Delta Natural Gas go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,225
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 450
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,225
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,951
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,225
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2,898

The average volume for Delta Natural Gas has been 5,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Delta Natural Gas has a market cap of $159.4 million and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are up 7.34% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. distributes or transports natural gas in central and southeastern Kentucky. It operates through two segments, Regulated and Non-Regulated. The Regulated segment sells and distributes natural gas to its retail customers primarily in 23 rural counties. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.64%. The company has a P/E ratio of 29.3. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Delta Natural Gas a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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rates Delta Natural Gas as a

buy

. 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 solid stock price performance. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat weak growth in earnings per share. Get the full

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Chemtura (CHMT) - FREE Research Report

Flaherty Billie S., who is EVP, Gnrl. Counsel & Secretary at Chemtura, sold 3,993 shares at $25.43 on March 1, 2016. Following this transaction, the EVP, Gnrl. Counsel & Secretary owned 62,615 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.99% with the 3,993-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $24.81, down $0.62, or 2.5% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Chemtura go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 868
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 868

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  • 24-Week # shares sold: 6,993

The average volume for Chemtura has been 464,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Chemtura has a market cap of $1.7 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. Shares are down 7.08% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Chemtura Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and markets performance-driven engineered industrial specialty chemicals for industrial manufacturing customers in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.7. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Chemtura a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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rates Chemtura 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, attractive valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. 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 disappointing return on equity. Get the full

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Southern National Bancorp of Virginia (SONA) - FREE Research Report

Call Neil J, who is Director at Southern National Bancorp of Virginia, bought 782 shares at $12.76 on March 1, 2016. Following this transaction, the Director owned 99,049 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.8% with the 782-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $12.62, down $0.14, or 1.08% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Southern National Bancorp of Virginia go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 7,230
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 17,390
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 45,022

The average volume for Southern National Bancorp of Virginia has been 18,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Southern National Bancorp of Virginia has a market cap of $154.0 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are down 2.76% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Southern National Bancorp of Virginia, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Sonabank that provides commercial banking services to middle market corporate clients and retail clients in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.54%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.8. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Southern National Bancorp of Virginia a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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rates Southern National Bancorp of Virginia 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, impressive record of earnings per share growth and solid stock price performance. 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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