Yesterday, March 3, 2016, 128 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $7.31 to $24,274,480.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Medallion Financial (TAXI) - FREE Research Report

Silverman Marisa T., who is Officer at Medallion Financial, bought 470 shares at $8.37 on March 3, 2016. Following this transaction, the Officer owned 2,870 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 19.58% with the 470-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $8.75, up $0.38, or 4.34% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Medallion Financial go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 9,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 8,600
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 9,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 8,600
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 9,100
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 8,600

The average volume for Medallion Financial has been 163,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Medallion Financial has a market cap of $205.5 million and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 24.43% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Medallion Financial Corp., through its subsidiaries, operates as a specialty finance company in the United States. The company engages in originating, acquiring, and servicing loans that finance taxicab medallions and various types of commercial businesses. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 11.85%. The company has a P/E ratio of 6.8. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Medallion Financial a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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rates Medallion Financial as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including 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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Skullcandy (SKUL) - FREE Research Report

Ptarmagin, Llc, who is 10% Owner at Skullcandy, sold 37,500 shares at $3.64 on March 3, 2016. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 4.1 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.9% with the 37,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $3.75, up $0.11, or 2.93% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Skullcandy go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 137,500
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 387,500
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 8,230

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  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1.0 million

The average volume for Skullcandy has been 292,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Skullcandy has a market cap of $102.1 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are down 21.56% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Skullcandy Inc. designs, markets, and distributes audio and gaming headphones, earbuds, speakers, and other accessories under the Skullcandy, Astro Gaming, and 2XL brands in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.3. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Skullcandy a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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rates Skullcandy as a

sell

. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself, deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full

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Cowen Group (COWN) - FREE Research Report

Solomon Jeffrey M, who is President at Cowen Group, bought 15,000 shares at $3.52 on March 3, 2016. Following this transaction, the President owned 2.5 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.6% with the 15,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $3.54, up $0.02, or 0.5% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cowen Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 50,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 50,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 50,000

The average volume for Cowen Group has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Cowen Group has a market cap of $367.6 million and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 8.88% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Cowen Group, Inc. is a publicly owned asset management holding company. Through its subsidiaries, the firm provides alternative investment management, investment banking, research, and sales and trading services for its clients. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.2. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Cowen Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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rates Cowen Group as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, notable return on equity and reasonable valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income, weak operating cash flow and poor profit margins. Get the full

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