Yesterday, Jan. 7, 2016, 46 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $4.10 to $4,184,386.80.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Sturm Ruger (RGR) - FREE Research Report

Maynard Steven M, who is VP of Lean Business Dev. at Sturm Ruger, sold 2,635 shares at $65.52 on Jan. 7, 2016. Following this transaction, the VP of Lean Business Dev. owned 19,054 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.15% with the 2,635-share transaction.

Reid Kevin B. Sr, who is VP & General Counsel at Sturm Ruger, sold 2,000 shares at $66.73 on Jan. 7, 2016. Following this transaction, the VP & General Counsel owned 34,077 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.54% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $61.68, down $5.05, or 8.19% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Sturm Ruger go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,963
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,963
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 7,963

The average volume for Sturm Ruger has been 225,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Sturm Ruger has a market cap of $1.2 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and aerospace/defense industry. Shares are up 1.56% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells firearms under the Ruger trademark in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.74%. The company has a P/E ratio of 39.8. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Sturm Ruger a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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rates Sturm Ruger as a

hold

. 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 and increase in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including premium valuation and disappointing return on equity. Get the full

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Finisar (FNSR) - FREE Research Report

Eng Julie Sheridan, who is EVP Datacom Engineering at Finisar, sold 590 shares at $14.07 on Jan. 7, 2016. Following this transaction, the EVP Datacom Engineering owned 60,726 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.96% with the 590-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $13.26, down $0.81, or 6.11% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Finisar go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,000

The average volume for Finisar has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Finisar has a market cap of $1.5 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer hardware industry. Shares are down 7.36% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Finisar Corporation provides optical subsystems and components for data communication and telecommunication applications in the United States, Malaysia, China, and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 78.1. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Finisar a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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rates Finisar as a

hold

. 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 and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. Get the full

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Hanesbrands (HBI) - FREE Research Report

Noll Richard A, who is Ceo at Hanesbrands, sold 141,460 shares at $29.58 on Jan. 7, 2016. Following this transaction, the Ceo owned 714,309 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 16.53% with the 141,460-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $30.37, up $0.79, or 2.6% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Hanesbrands go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 100,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 657,755
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 657,755

The average volume for Hanesbrands has been 3.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Hanesbrands has a market cap of $11.7 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 3.43% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Hanesbrands Inc., a consumer goods company, designs, manufactures, sources, and sells a range of basic apparels for men, women, and children in the United States. The company operates through four segments: Innerwear, Activewear, Direct to Consumer, and International. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.34%. The company has a P/E ratio of 30.6. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate Hanesbrands a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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rates Hanesbrands as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and increase in net income. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full

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