Yesterday, Aug. 26, 2015, 121 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $95.86 to $14,679,317.76.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Newtek Business Services (NEWT) - FREE Research Report

Sloane Barry, who is Chairman & CEO at Newtek Business Services, bought 500 shares at $16.65 on Aug. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chairman & CEO owned 934,143 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.05% with the 500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $17.35, up $0.70, or 4.03% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Newtek Business Services go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 48
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 48
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 48

The average volume for Newtek Business Services has been 70,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Newtek Business Services has a market cap of $170.8 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 14.97% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Newtek Business Services Corp., a business development company, provides financial and business services to the small-and medium-sized business market in the United States and internationally. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 5.21%. The company has a P/E ratio of 183.4. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Newtek Business Services a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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rates Newtek Business Services as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income, attractive valuation levels, impressive record of earnings per share growth and notable return on equity. 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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Old Line (OLBK) - FREE Research Report

Rivest Jeffrey A, who is Director at Old Line, bought 213 shares at $15.49 on Aug. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 16,936 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 1.27% with the 213-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $15.59, up $0.10, or 0.62% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Old Line go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,163
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 720
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 4,356
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 720
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 7,506
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 720

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The average volume for Old Line has been 36,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Old Line has a market cap of $163.4 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are down 2.02% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Old Line Bancshares, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Old Line Bank that provides commercial banking products and services to small and medium size businesses, entrepreneurs, professionals, consumers, and high net worth clients. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.29%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.1. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Old Line a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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rates Old Line as a

buy

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

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Southern Copper (SCCO) - FREE Research Report

Velasco German Larrea Mota, who is Chairman of the Board at Southern Copper, bought 250,000 shares at $25.07 on Aug. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chairman of the Board owned 1.9 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 15.43% with the 250,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $25.44, up $0.37, or 1.44% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Southern Copper go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 500,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 215
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 500,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 215
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 500,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 215

The average volume for Southern Copper has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Southern Copper has a market cap of $19.5 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and metals & mining industry. Shares are down 13.48% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Southern Copper Corporation engages in mining, exploring, smelting, and refining copper and other minerals in Peru, Mexico, Argentina, Chile, and Ecuador. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.71%. The company has a P/E ratio of 62.9. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Southern Copper a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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rates Southern Copper as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, generally higher debt management risk and weak operating cash flow. Get the full

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