Yesterday, Nov. 24, 2015, 106 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $189.51 to $48,391,506.50.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Silver Spring Networks (SSNI) - FREE Research Report

Vaswani Raj, who is Chief Technology Officer at Silver Spring Networks, sold 634 shares at $12.91 on Nov. 24, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Technology Officer owned 581,336 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.11% with the 634-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $13.25, up $0.34, or 2.57% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Silver Spring Networks go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 500
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 539
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 500
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 539
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 500

The average volume for Silver Spring Networks has been 265,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Silver Spring Networks has a market cap of $654.5 million and is part of the technology sector and computer hardware industry. Shares are up 56.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Silver Spring Networks, Inc. provides networking platform and solutions that enable utilities to transform the power grid infrastructure into the smart grid. The company's networking platform provides two-way communication between the utility back office and devices on the power grid. The company has a P/E ratio of 35.1. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Silver Spring Networks a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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rates Silver Spring Networks as a

sell

. The area that we feel has been the company's primary weakness has been its feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full

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Universal (UVV) - FREE Research Report

Peebles Robert, who is Vice President & Controller at Universal, sold 2,317 shares at $57.44 on Nov. 24, 2015. Following this transaction, the Vice President & Controller owned 33,144 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.53% with the 2,317-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $56.38, down $1.06, or 1.87% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Universal go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 22,689
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 22,689
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 26,284

The average volume for Universal has been 171,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Universal has a market cap of $1.3 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and tobacco industry. Shares are up 29.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Universal Corporation operates as a leaf tobacco merchant and processor worldwide. It engages in procuring, financing, processing, packing, storing, and shipping leaf tobacco for sale to, or for the account of, manufacturers of consumer tobacco products. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.68%. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.0. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Universal a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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rates Universal as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, attractive valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full

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Nordstrom (JWN) - FREE Research Report

Domier Tanya L, who is Director at Nordstrom, bought 146 shares at $65.90 on Nov. 24, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 1,987 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 7.96% with the 146-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $57.95, down $7.95, or 13.72% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Nordstrom go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,600
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,600
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,600

The average volume for Nordstrom has been 2.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Nordstrom has a market cap of $10.7 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are down 27.31% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Nordstrom, Inc., a fashion specialty retailer, offers apparel, shoes, cosmetics, and accessories for men, women, and children in the United States and Canada. It operates through two segments, Retail and Credit. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.61%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.0. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate Nordstrom a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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rates Nordstrom as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full

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