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Yesterday, March 5, 2015, 90 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $198.00 to $6,023,498.68.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Fortinet (FTNT) - FREE Research Report

Xie Ken, who is President & CEO at Fortinet, sold 90,000 shares at $33.91 on March 5, 2015. Following this transaction, the President & CEO owned 12.9 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.69% with the 90,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $33.81, down $0.10, or 0.28% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Fortinet go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 717
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 45,717
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 186,294

The average volume for Fortinet has been 1.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Fortinet has a market cap of $5.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 11.68% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Fortinet, Inc. provides network security appliances and unified threat management network security solutions worldwide. The company primarily offers FortiGate physical and virtual appliances that provide a set of security and networking functions. The company has a P/E ratio of 224.6. Currently, there are 16 analysts who rate Fortinet a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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rates Fortinet as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. 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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Mastech Holdings (MHH) - FREE Research Report

Aicher Scott Adam, who is Officer at Mastech Holdings, sold 2,636 shares at $9.45 on March 5, 2015. Following this transaction, the Officer owned 42,944 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.78% with the 2,636-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $9.27, down $0.18, or 1.94% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Mastech Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,900
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,900
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 4,000

The average volume for Mastech Holdings has been 20,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Mastech Holdings has a market cap of $39.8 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 12.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Mastech Holdings, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides information technology (IT) staffing services to large and medium-sized organizations in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.6.

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rates Mastech Holdings as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels 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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Graphic Packaging (GPK) - FREE Research Report

Botta G Andrea, who is Director at Graphic Packaging, sold 30,000 shares at $14.94 on March 5, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 16,732 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 64.2% with the 30,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $14.56, down $0.38, or 2.59% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Graphic Packaging go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 12,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 100,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 12,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 100,700
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 12,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 120,700

The average volume for Graphic Packaging has been 3.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Graphic Packaging has a market cap of $4.8 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 7.42% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Graphic Packaging Holding Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides paper-based packaging solutions to food, beverage, and other consumer products companies. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.35%. The company has a P/E ratio of 54.8. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Graphic Packaging a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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rates Graphic Packaging as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full

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