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Yesterday, Feb. 26, 2015, 105 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $197.27 to $2,046,500.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

DeVry Education Group (DV) - FREE Research Report

Wiggins Timothy J, who is SVP & Chief Financial Officer at DeVry Education Group, sold 790 shares at $36.98 on Feb. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the SVP & Chief Financial Officer owned 36,149 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.14% with the 790-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $36.37, down $0.61, or 1.68% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for DeVry Education Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,259

The average volume for DeVry Education Group has been 513,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. DeVry Education Group has a market cap of $2.4 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 22.79% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

DeVry Education Group Inc. provides educational services worldwide. It operates in three segments: Medical and Healthcare; International and Professional Educational; and Business, Technology and Management. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.97%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.3. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate DeVry Education Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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rates DeVry Education Group 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, reasonable valuation levels, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full

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Scotts Miracle Gro (SMG) - FREE Research Report

Coleman Thomas Randal, who is EVP and CFO at Scotts Miracle Gro, sold 1,382 shares at $65.09 on Feb. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the EVP and CFO owned 1,383 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 49.98% with the 1,382-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $66.10, up $1.01, or 1.52% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Scotts Miracle Gro go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 810
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,870
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 810
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 35,674
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 810
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 416,326

The average volume for Scotts Miracle Gro has been 244,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Scotts Miracle Gro has a market cap of $4.0 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. Shares are up 6.87% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company manufactures, markets, and sells consumer lawn and garden care products worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.77%. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.3. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Scotts Miracle Gro a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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rates Scotts Miracle Gro as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full

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American Capital Mortgage Investment (MTGE) - FREE Research Report

Kuehl Christopher, who is Senior VP at American Capital Mortgage Investment, sold 661 shares at $18.35 on Feb. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Senior VP owned 44,991 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.45% with the 661-share transaction.

Pas Aaron, who is Svp at American Capital Mortgage Investment, sold 917 shares at $18.13 on Feb. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Svp owned 38,459 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.33% with the 917-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $18.33, up $0.20, or 1.09% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for American Capital Mortgage Investment go as follows:

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

The average volume for American Capital Mortgage Investment has been 468,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. American Capital Mortgage Investment has a market cap of $936.4 million and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 3.13% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

American Capital Mortgage Investment Corp. operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT) in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 14.2%. The company has a P/E ratio of 6.0. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate American Capital Mortgage Investment a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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rates American Capital Mortgage Investment as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, compelling growth in net income and attractive valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the stock has had a generally disappointing performance in the past year. Get the full

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