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Yesterday, Jan. 20, 2015, 46 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $131.03 to $107,497,651.23.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Progress Software Corporation (PRGS) - FREE Research Report

Aquilina Antonio J., who is SVP, Strategy & Corp. Dev. at Progress Software Corporation, sold 12,261 shares at $25.10 on Jan. 20, 2015. Following this transaction, the SVP, Strategy & Corp. Dev. owned 35,674 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 25.58% with the 12,261-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $25.62, up $0.52, or 2.03% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Progress Software Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 9,320
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 9,320
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 9,320

The average volume for Progress Software Corporation has been 384,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Progress Software Corporation has a market cap of $1.3 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 5.11% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Progress Software Corporation provides software solutions for various industries worldwide. Its solutions simplify the development, deployment, and management of business applications on-premise or in the cloud, on any platform or device, to any data source. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.7. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Progress Software Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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rates Progress Software Corporation 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, reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. 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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York Water (YORW) - FREE Research Report

Dotzel Cynthia, who is Director at York Water, bought 20 shares at $23.62 on Jan. 20, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 14,366 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.14% with the 20-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $24.07, up $0.45, or 1.87% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for York Water go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,464
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,520
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 3,431

The average volume for York Water has been 24,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. York Water has a market cap of $307.4 million and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are up 5.64% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

The York Water Company is engaged in impounding, purifying, and distributing drinking water. It operates two wastewater collection and treatment systems; and has two reservoirs comprising Lake Williams and Lake Redman, which together hold up to approximately 2.2 billion gallons of water. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.49%. The company has a P/E ratio of 29.3. Currently, there are no analysts who rate York Water a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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rates York Water as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. 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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Hilton Worldwide Holdings (HLT) - FREE Research Report

Jacobs Kevin J, who is See Remarks at Hilton Worldwide Holdings, sold 26,000 shares at $25.64 on Jan. 20, 2015. Following this transaction, the See Remarks owned 629,123 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.97% with the 26,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $25.73, up $0.09, or 0.34% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Hilton Worldwide Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 26,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 409,533
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 409,533

The average volume for Hilton Worldwide Holdings has been 5.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Hilton Worldwide Holdings has a market cap of $25.5 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are down 1.19% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc., a hospitality company, engages in the ownership, leasing, management, development, and franchising of hotels, resorts, and timeshare properties worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 47.0. Currently, there are 13 analysts who rate Hilton Worldwide Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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rates Hilton Worldwide Holdings as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income, generally higher debt management risk and poor profit margins. Get the full

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