Yesterday, Nov. 16, 2015, 86 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,470.50 to $10,820,124.97.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Southwest Airlines (LUV) - FREE Research Report

Kelly Gary C, who is COB, Pres., & CEO at Southwest Airlines, sold 32,742 shares at $46.80 on Nov. 16, 2015. Following this transaction, the COB, Pres., & CEO owned 473,492 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.47% with the 32,742-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $46.57, down $0.23, or 0.48% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Southwest Airlines go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 55,031
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 55,031
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 156,592

The average volume for Southwest Airlines has been 7.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Southwest Airlines has a market cap of $29.8 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 8.08% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Southwest Airlines Co. operates passenger airlines that provide scheduled air transportation services in the United States and near-international markets. As of December 31, 2014, it operated 665 Boeing 737 aircraft; and had 12 Boeing 717 aircraft. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.65%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.8. Currently, there are 9 analysts who rate Southwest Airlines a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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rates Southwest Airlines as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full

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GulfMark Offshore (GLF) - FREE Research Report

Kneen Quintin, who is President & CEO at GulfMark Offshore, bought 40,000 shares at $5.00 on Nov. 16, 2015. Following this transaction, the President & CEO owned 139,415 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 40.24% with the 40,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $5.22, up $0.22, or 4.28% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for GulfMark Offshore go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 3,450
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 20,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 3,450
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 20,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 3,450
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 20,000

The average volume for GulfMark Offshore has been 500,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. GulfMark Offshore has a market cap of $126.6 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 78.62% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

GulfMark Offshore, Inc. provides offshore marine support and transportation services primarily to the companies involved in the offshore exploration and production of oil and natural gas. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 8%. Currently, there are no analysts who rate GulfMark Offshore a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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rates GulfMark Offshore as a

sell

. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its feeble growth in its earnings per share, deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, poor profit margins and weak operating cash flow. Get the full

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Olin (OLN) - FREE Research Report

Bunch C Robert, who is Director at Olin, bought 7,500 shares at $19.25 on Nov. 16, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 20,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 60% with the 7,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $20.34, up $1.09, or 5.36% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Olin go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 166,100
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,772
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 166,100
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,772
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 166,100
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 4,772

The average volume for Olin has been 4.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Olin has a market cap of $3.2 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. Shares are down 10.58% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Olin Corporation manufactures and sells chlor alkali products in the United States and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Chlor Alkali Products, Chemical Distribution, and Winchester. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.15%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.3. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Olin a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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rates Olin as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. Get the full

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