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Yesterday, Jan. 7, 2015, 35 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $11.00 to $351,591,600,878.11.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Douglas Dynamics (PLOW) - FREE Research Report

Hagelin Keith, who is SVP, Operations at Douglas Dynamics, sold 1,432 shares at $21.10 on Jan. 7, 2015. Following this transaction, the SVP, Operations owned 57,027 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.45% with the 1,432-share transaction.

Adamson Mark, who is SVP, Sales and Marketing at Douglas Dynamics, sold 1,491 shares at $21.14 on Jan. 7, 2015. Following this transaction, the SVP, Sales and Marketing owned 36,926 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.88% with the 1,491-share transaction.

Young Robert J, who is Controller and Treasurer at Douglas Dynamics, sold 457 shares at $21.10 on Jan. 7, 2015. Following this transaction, the Controller and Treasurer owned 17,207 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.59% with the 457-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $20.20, down $0.90, or 4.46% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Douglas Dynamics go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 11,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 11,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 11,500

The average volume for Douglas Dynamics has been 226,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Douglas Dynamics has a market cap of $455.5 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and automotive industry. Shares are down 6.16% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Douglas Dynamics, Inc. is engaged in the design, manufacture, and sale of snow and ice control equipment for light trucks in the United States and Canada. It provides snowplows, sand and salt spreaders, and related parts and accessories. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.26%. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.0. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Douglas Dynamics a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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rates Douglas Dynamics as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full

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Gladstone Commercial (GOOD) - FREE Research Report

Cutlip Robert G, who is President at Gladstone Commercial, bought 500 shares at $17.20 on Jan. 7, 2015. Following this transaction, the President owned 14,600 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 3.55% with the 500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $17.38, up $0.18, or 1.04% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Gladstone Commercial go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 500
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 700
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,900

The average volume for Gladstone Commercial has been 116,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Gladstone Commercial has a market cap of $327.1 million and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 1.16% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Gladstone Commercial Corporation operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT) in the United States. It engages in investing in and owning net leased industrial and commercial real properties, and making long-term industrial and commercial mortgage loans. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 8.68%. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Gladstone Commercial a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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sell

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

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MasterCard (MA) - FREE Research Report

Olivie Marc, who is Director at MasterCard, sold 12,000 shares at $84.23 on Jan. 7, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 45,805 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 20.76% with the 12,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $85.05, up $0.82, or 0.97% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for MasterCard go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 20,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 23,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 417,291

The average volume for MasterCard has been 5.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. MasterCard has a market cap of $92.5 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 2.25% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

MasterCard Incorporated provides transaction processing and other payment-related services in the United States and internationally. It facilitates the processing of payment transactions, including authorization, clearing, and settlement, as well as delivers related products and services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.77%. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.6. Currently, there are 17 analysts who rate MasterCard a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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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, impressive record of earnings per share growth, increase in net income and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full

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