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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:

Education Realty (EDR) - FREE Research Report

Brewer Edwin B JR, who is Executive VP and CFO at Education Realty, bought 1,000 shares at $35.25 on Feb. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Executive VP and CFO owned 5,255 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 23.5% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $34.68, down $0.57, or 1.64% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Education Realty go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,334
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 14,453
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 14,453

The average volume for Education Realty has been 635,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Education Realty has a market cap of $1.7 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 5.88% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

EdR is a real estate investment trust. The firm invests in the real estate markets of United States. It invests collegiate housing communities. The firm develops, acquires, owns, and manages collegiate housing communities located near university campuses. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.14%. The company has a P/E ratio of 31.6. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Education Realty a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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rates Education Realty as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income, reasonable valuation levels and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full

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Aon (AON) - FREE Research Report

Meissner Laurel G., who is SVP & Global Controller at Aon, sold 10,000 shares at $100.47 on Feb. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the SVP & Global Controller owned 8,483 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 54.1% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $100.34, down $0.13, or 0.13% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Aon go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 34,084
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 34,084
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 34,084

The average volume for Aon has been 1.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Aon has a market cap of $28.2 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 5.68% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Aon plc provides risk management services, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, and human resource consulting and outsourcing services worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1%. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.6. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Aon a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 11 rate it a hold.

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rates Aon as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, notable return on equity and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full

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Splunk (SPLK) - FREE Research Report

Neustaetter Thomas M, who is Director at Splunk, sold 6,500 shares at $66.24 on Feb. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 9,564 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 40.46% with the 6,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $69.90, up $3.66, or 5.24% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Splunk go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 66,862
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 205,119
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 395,467

The average volume for Splunk has been 1.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Splunk has a market cap of $8.2 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 18.02% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Splunk, Inc. provides software solutions that provide real-time operational intelligence in the United States and internationally. Currently, there are 15 analysts who rate Splunk a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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rates Splunk as a

sell

. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full

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