Yesterday, April 27, 2016, 50 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $147.00 to $15,185,780.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Syntel (SYNT) - FREE Research Report

Ranade Prashant, who is Executive Vice Chairman at Syntel, sold 10,000 shares at $43.22 on April 27, 2016. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice Chairman owned 95,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 9.52% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $43.57, up $0.35, or 0.8% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Syntel 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 Syntel has been 183,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Syntel has a market cap of $3.6 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 3.58% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Syntel, Inc. provides digital transformation, information technology (IT), and knowledge process outsourcing (KPO) services worldwide. The company operates through Banking and Financial Services; Healthcare and Life Sciences; Insurance; Manufacturing; and Retail, Logistics and Telecom segments. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.8. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Syntel a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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rates Syntel 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, increase in net income and expanding profit margins. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full

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BNC Bancorp (BNCN) - FREE Research Report

Montgomery W Swope Jr, who is Director at BNC Bancorp, sold 4,500 shares at $21.98 on April 27, 2016. Following this transaction, the Director owned 94,852 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.53% with the 4,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $22.32, up $0.34, or 1.52% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for BNC Bancorp go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 15,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 15,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 15,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 5,000

The average volume for BNC Bancorp has been 122,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. BNC Bancorp has a market cap of $886.8 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are down 13.12% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

BNC Bancorp operates as the bank holding company for Bank of North Carolina that provides commercial banking products and services to individuals, and small to medium size businesses. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.92%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.6. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate BNC Bancorp a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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rates BNC Bancorp as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. We feel its 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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Greenbrier Companies (GBX) - FREE Research Report

Baker Martin Raymond, who is SVP, GC, & Compliance Officer at Greenbrier Companies, sold 5,357 shares at $30.67 on April 27, 2016. Following this transaction, the SVP, GC, & Compliance Officer owned 11,211 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 32.33% with the 5,357-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $30.69, up $0.02, or 0.06% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Greenbrier Companies go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 16,355
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 30,657
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 368,740

The average volume for Greenbrier Companies has been 697,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Greenbrier Companies has a market cap of $847.6 million and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are down 5.03% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets railroad freight car equipment in North America and Europe. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.65%. The company has a P/E ratio of 4.4. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Greenbrier Companies a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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rates Greenbrier Companies 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 attractive valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including poor profit margins, a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full

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