Yesterday, Dec. 16, 2015, 113 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $10.88 to $18,402,925.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Exa (EXA) - FREE Research Report

Mackie Wayne D, who is Director at Exa, bought 16,550 shares at $10.15 on Dec. 16, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 54,713 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 43.37% with the 16,550-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $10.66, up $0.51, or 4.76% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Exa go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 12,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 12,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 20,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 12,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 40,000

The average volume for Exa has been 34,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Exa has a market cap of $148.0 million and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 13.58% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Exa Corporation develops, sells, and supports simulation software and services for vehicle manufacturers worldwide. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Exa a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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rates Exa as a

sell

. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its unimpressive growth in net income, weak operating cash flow, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full

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Argan (AGX) - FREE Research Report

Watson David Hibbert, who is SVP and CFO at Argan, bought 1,000 shares at $32.39 on Dec. 16, 2015. Following this transaction, the SVP and CFO owned 1,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 100% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $32.86, up $0.47, or 1.43% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Argan go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 30,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,400
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 30,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,400
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 30,000

The average volume for Argan has been 144,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Argan has a market cap of $480.1 million and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are down 2.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Argan, Inc. developments, builds, operates, and maintains public and independent power generation utilities as well as providing telecommunications infrastructure services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.16%. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.7. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Argan a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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rates Argan 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, solid stock price performance and notable return on equity. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full

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Jason Industries (JASN) - FREE Research Report

Scopus Partners, L.P., who is 10% Owner at Jason Industries, sold 13,916 shares at $3.05 on Dec. 16, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 99,646 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.25% with the 13,916-share transaction.

Hyman James E, who is Director at Jason Industries, bought 9,000 shares at $3.15 on Dec. 16, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 18,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 100% with the 9,000-share transaction.

Scopus Vista Partners, L.P., who is 10% Owner at Jason Industries, sold 8 shares at $3.10 on Dec. 16, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 87,819 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.01% with the 8-share transaction.

Scopus Fund Ltd., who is 10% Owner at Jason Industries, sold 55,974 shares at $3.05 on Dec. 16, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 379,042 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.87% with the 55,974-share transaction.

Scopus Vista Fund Ltd., who is 10% Owner at Jason Industries, sold 8 shares at $3.10 on Dec. 16, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 26,245 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.03% with the 8-share transaction.

Scopus Partners Ii, L.P., who is 10% Owner at Jason Industries, sold 81,020 shares at $3.05 on Dec. 16, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 412,986 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 16.4% with the 81,020-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $3.15, up $0.10, or 3.07% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Jason Industries go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 38,186
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 43,536
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 114,760
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 70,136
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 213,662
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 70,136

The average volume for Jason Industries has been 35,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Jason Industries has a market cap of $66.8 million and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are down 69.44% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Jason Industries, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the manufacture of seating, finishing, acoustics, and components in the United States and internationally. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Jason Industries a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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rates Jason Industries as a

sell

. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself, generally high debt management risk and poor profit margins. Get the full

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