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Yesterday, March 3, 2015, 111 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $58.00 to $21,695,559.83.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Pericom Semiconductor (PSEM) - FREE Research Report

Hui Alex Chi Ming, who is President & CEO at Pericom Semiconductor, sold 30,000 shares at $16.33 on March 3, 2015. Following this transaction, the President & CEO owned 1.1 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.64% with the 30,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $15.79, down $0.54, or 3.41% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Pericom Semiconductor go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 80,354
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 120,504
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 171,314

The average volume for Pericom Semiconductor has been 144,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Pericom Semiconductor has a market cap of $366.4 million and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 17.43% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Pericom Semiconductor Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets high-performance digital, analog, and mixed-signal integrated circuits (ICs); and frequency control products (FCPs) used in electronic systems worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.37%. The company has a P/E ratio of 43.1. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Pericom Semiconductor a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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rates Pericom Semiconductor as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and good cash flow from operations. 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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Koppers Holdings (KOP) - FREE Research Report

Ball M Leroy, who is President and CEO at Koppers Holdings, bought 10,000 shares at $16.82 on March 3, 2015. Following this transaction, the President and CEO owned 32,361 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 44.72% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $17.82, up $1.00, or 5.61% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Koppers Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,800
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,800
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 4,300

The average volume for Koppers Holdings has been 173,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Koppers Holdings has a market cap of $347.4 million and is part of the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. Shares are down 32.37% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Koppers Holdings Inc. manufactures and sells carbon compounds, and commercial wood treatment products and services in the United States, Australia, Europe, and internationally. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 5.9%. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Koppers Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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rates Koppers Holdings as a

sell

. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, generally high debt management risk, disappointing return on equity, poor profit margins and weak operating cash flow. Get the full

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Jabil Circuit (JBL) - FREE Research Report

Mondello Mark T, who is Chief Executive Officer at Jabil Circuit, sold 10,000 shares at $22.21 on March 3, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 1.5 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.64% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $21.98, down $0.23, or 1.04% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Jabil Circuit go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 6,500
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 38,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 6,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 110,740
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 6,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 200,743

The average volume for Jabil Circuit has been 2.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Jabil Circuit has a market cap of $4.3 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 0.78% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Jabil Circuit, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides electronic manufacturing services and solutions worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.44%. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Jabil Circuit a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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rates Jabil Circuit as a

hold

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

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