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:

Dynegy (DYN) - FREE Research Report

Flexon Robert C, who is President and CEO at Dynegy, bought 10,000 shares at $10.08 on March 1, 2016. Following this transaction, the President and CEO owned 436,763 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 2.34% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $19.04, up $8.96, or 47.06% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Dynegy go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 6,400
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 6,400
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 17,400

The average volume for Dynegy has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Dynegy has a market cap of $72.5 million and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are unchanged year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Dynegy Inc., through its subsidiaries, produces and sells electric energy, capacity, and ancillary services in the United States. It operates in three segments, Coal, IPH, and Gas. The company sells its services on a wholesale basis from its power generation facilities.

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Mallinckrodt (MNK) - FREE Research Report

Fischer Meredith B, who is Sr. VP, Comm & Public Affairs at Mallinckrodt, bought 1,400 shares at $69.80 on March 1, 2016. Following this transaction, the Sr. VP, Comm & Public Affairs owned 18,143 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 8.36% with the 1,400-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $65.81, down $3.99, or 6.06% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Mallinckrodt go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 3,300
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 18,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 4,800
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 18,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 15,345
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 18,000

The average volume for Mallinckrodt has been 2.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Mallinckrodt has a market cap of $7.3 billion and is part of the health care sector and drugs industry. Shares are down 12.03% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Mallinckrodt public limited company develops, manufactures, markets, and distributes specialty pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical products, and nuclear imaging agents in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.5. Currently, there are 11 analysts who rate Mallinckrodt a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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sell

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Pinnacle Foods (PF) - FREE Research Report

Steeneck Craig D., who is Evp, Cfo at Pinnacle Foods, sold 40,000 shares at $43.28 on March 1, 2016. Following this transaction, the Evp, Cfo owned 197,697 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 16.83% with the 40,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $44.18, up $0.90, or 2.03% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Pinnacle Foods go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,529
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,529
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2,529

The average volume for Pinnacle Foods has been 985,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Pinnacle Foods has a market cap of $5.0 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are up 3.42% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Pinnacle Foods Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures, markets, and distributes branded convenience food products in North America. It operates through three segments: Birds Eye Frozen, Duncan Hines Grocery, and Specialty Foods. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.36%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.9. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Pinnacle Foods a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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buy

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