Yesterday, Aug. 20, 2015, 99 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $500.00 to $10,960,360.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Pegasystems (PEGA) - FREE Research Report

Pyle Michael R, who is Senior VP, Engineering at Pegasystems, sold 10,000 shares at $26.88 on Aug. 20, 2015. Following this transaction, the Senior VP, Engineering owned 32,343 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 23.62% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $25.40, down $1.48, or 5.83% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Pegasystems go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 945
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,142
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 16,721

The average volume for Pegasystems has been 193,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Pegasystems has a market cap of $2.0 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 23.11% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Pegasystems Inc. develops, markets, licenses, and supports software to automate complex and changing business processes in the United States and internationally. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.46%. The company has a P/E ratio of 67.4. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Pegasystems a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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rates Pegasystems 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, solid stock price performance, increase in net income 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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Century Bancorp (CNBKA) - FREE Research Report

Filler James J, who is 10% Owner at Century Bancorp, bought 1,134 shares at $41.06 on Aug. 20, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 442,516 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.26% with the 1,134-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $40.65, down $0.41, or 1.02% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Century Bancorp go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 444,343
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 467,139
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 479,747

The average volume for Century Bancorp has been 4,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Century Bancorp has a market cap of $149.0 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 1.72% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Century Bancorp, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Century Bank and Trust Company that provides banking products and services to commercial enterprises, state and local governments and agencies, nonprofit organizations, and individuals in Massachusetts. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.17%. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.3.

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rates Century Bancorp as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including weak operating cash flow and disappointing return on equity. Get the full

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HFF (HF) - FREE Research Report

Fowler John, who is Shareholder at HFF, sold 50,000 shares at $39.42 on Aug. 20, 2015. Following this transaction, the Shareholder owned 398,094 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.16% with the 50,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $37.69, down $1.73, or 4.59% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for HFF go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 400,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 404,695
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 575,205

The average volume for HFF has been 252,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. HFF has a market cap of $1.5 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 6.26% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

HFF, Inc. provides commercial real estate and capital market services to users and providers of capital in the commercial real estate industry in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.9. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates HFF a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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rates HFF as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, notable return on equity and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the growth in the company's net income has been quite unimpressive. Get the full

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