Yesterday, Aug. 25, 2015, 114 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $558.60 to $2,694,280.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

JAVELIN Mortgage Investment (JMI) - FREE Research Report

Zimmer Jeffrey J, who is Co-CEO and President at JAVELIN Mortgage Investment, bought 15,000 shares at $6.57 on Aug. 25, 2015. Following this transaction, the Co-CEO and President owned 79,275 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 23.34% with the 15,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $6.46, down $0.11, or 1.64% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for JAVELIN Mortgage Investment go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 32,500
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 86,500

The average volume for JAVELIN Mortgage Investment has been 63,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. JAVELIN Mortgage Investment has a market cap of $76.6 million and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 37.42% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

JAVELIN Mortgage Investment Corp., a real estate investment trust (REIT), invests primarily in fixed rate agency, and fixed rate and hybrid adjustable rate non-agency residential mortgage-backed securities in the United States. The company qualifies as a REIT for federal income tax purposes. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 16.8%. Currently, there are no analysts who rate JAVELIN Mortgage Investment a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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rates JAVELIN Mortgage Investment as a

sell

. The area that we feel has been the company's primary weakness has been its meager revenue growth. Get the full

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American Water Works (AWK) - FREE Research Report

Evanson Paul J, who is Director at American Water Works, bought 4,100 shares at $52.74 on Aug. 25, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 21,570 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 23.47% with the 4,100-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $51.00, down $1.74, or 3.41% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for American Water Works go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 400
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,013
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2,007

The average volume for American Water Works has been 865,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. American Water Works has a market cap of $9.4 billion and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are down 3.66% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

American Water Works Company, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides water and wastewater services in the United States and Canada. The company operates through two segments, Regulated Businesses and Market-Based Operations. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.62%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.6. Currently, there are 10 analysts who rate American Water Works a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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rates American Water Works as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. We feel its 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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Simmons First National (SFNC) - FREE Research Report

Hicks Jimmy Burton, who is VP & Secretary at Simmons First National, bought 100 shares at $42.97 on Aug. 25, 2015. Following this transaction, the VP & Secretary owned 1,100 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 10% with the 100-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $42.61, down $0.36, or 0.84% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Simmons First National go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,750
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 96,362
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,750
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 216,984
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 8,750
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 230,394

The average volume for Simmons First National has been 129,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Simmons First National has a market cap of $1.3 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 3.44% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Simmons First National Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides a range of banking products and services to individual and corporate customers in Arkansas, Missouri, and Kansas. Its deposit products include checking, savings, and time deposits. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.15%. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.3. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Simmons First National a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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rates Simmons First National as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, compelling growth in net income, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full

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