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Yesterday, Feb. 23, 2015, 76 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $179.66 to $12,841,992.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

SolarWinds (SWI) - FREE Research Report

Strelzick Paul, who is EVP, President Worldwide Sales at SolarWinds, sold 18,343 shares at $51.17 on Feb. 23, 2015. Following this transaction, the EVP, President Worldwide Sales owned 91,541 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 16.69% with the 18,343-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $51.42, up $0.25, or 0.49% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for SolarWinds go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 14,753
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 14,753
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 18,161

The average volume for SolarWinds has been 531,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. SolarWinds has a market cap of $3.9 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 3.35% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

SolarWinds, Inc. designs, develops, markets, sells, and supports enterprise-class information technology (IT) and infrastructure management software to IT professionals in various organizations worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.3. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate SolarWinds a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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rates SolarWinds 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, solid stock price performance, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full

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ACCO Brands (ACCO) - FREE Research Report

O Neill Thomas P Jr, who is Officer at ACCO Brands, sold 10,000 shares at $7.80 on Feb. 23, 2015. Following this transaction, the Officer owned 90,001 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 10% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $7.63, down $0.17, or 2.23% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for ACCO Brands go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 8,074
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 7,793
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 8,074
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 7,793
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 8,074
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 7,793

The average volume for ACCO Brands has been 977,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. ACCO Brands has a market cap of $862.1 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are down 14.98% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

ACCO Brands Corporation manufactures and markets office, school, and calendar products, and select computer and electronic accessories primarily in the Unites States, Northern Europe, Canada, Australia, Brazil, and Mexico. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.7. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates ACCO Brands a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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rates ACCO Brands as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, attractive valuation levels, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. 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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Walker & Dunlop (WD) - FREE Research Report

Bowers Alan J, who is Director at Walker & Dunlop, bought 2,000 shares at $16.12 on Feb. 23, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 22,718 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 9.65% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $16.45, up $0.33, or 2.03% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Walker & Dunlop go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,232
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 12,232
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 12,232

The average volume for Walker & Dunlop has been 193,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Walker & Dunlop has a market cap of $537.6 million and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 6.96% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Walker & Dunlop, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides commercial real estate financial products and services for owners and developers of multifamily properties in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.3. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Walker & Dunlop a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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rates Walker & Dunlop as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, notable return on equity and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full

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