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Yesterday, Dec. 3, 2014, 112 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $402.00 to $128,403,039.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Nuance Communications (NUAN) - FREE Research Report

Beaudoin Thomas L, who is Executive VP Finance & Chief F at Nuance Communications, sold 5,000 shares at $15.07 on Dec. 3, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive VP Finance & Chief F owned 372,837 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.32% with the 5,000-share transaction.

Tempesta Daniel David, who is SVP Chief Accounting Officer & at Nuance Communications, sold 1,000 shares at $15.13 on Dec. 3, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP Chief Accounting Officer & owned 160,086 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.62% with the 1,000-share transaction.

Bowden Adam Bruce, who is Executive VP Corporate Strateg at Nuance Communications, sold 2,500 shares at $15.07 on Dec. 3, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive VP Corporate Strateg owned 302,373 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.82% with the 2,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $14.94, down $0.13, or 0.87% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Nuance Communications go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 11,657
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 8,500
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 11,657
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 22,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 11,657
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 57,375

The average volume for Nuance Communications has been 2.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Nuance Communications has a market cap of $4.9 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 0.92% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Nuance Communications, Inc. provides voice and language solutions for businesses and consumers worldwide. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Nuance Communications a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, increase in net income and revenue growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing. Get the full

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Leggett & Platt (LEG) - FREE Research Report

Clark Ralph W, who is Director at Leggett & Platt, sold 5,391 shares at $41.87 on Dec. 3, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 47,629 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 10.17% with the 5,391-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $42.00, up $0.13, or 0.3% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Leggett & Platt go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 14,368
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 14,368
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 65,555

The average volume for Leggett & Platt has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Leggett & Platt has a market cap of $5.7 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are up 35.52% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated designs and produces a range of engineered components and products worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.97%. The company has a P/E ratio of 31.1. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Leggett & Platt a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures 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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Synergy Resources (SYRG) - FREE Research Report

Jennings Frank L, who is Chief Financial Officer at Synergy Resources, sold 10,000 shares at $10.00 on Dec. 3, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 46,618 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 17.66% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $10.50, up $0.50, or 4.76% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Synergy Resources go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 41,189
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 41,189
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 20,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 71,189
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 20,000

The average volume for Synergy Resources has been 997,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Synergy Resources has a market cap of $789.8 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 7.56% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Synergy Resources Corporation engages in the acquisition, development, exploitation, exploration, and production of oil and natural gas properties primarily located in the Denver-Julesburg Basin in northeast Colorado. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.9. Currently, there are 12 analysts who rate Synergy Resources a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and expanding profit margins. 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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