Yesterday, June 2, 2016, 99 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $41.74 to $25,050,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

TJX Companies (TJX) - FREE Research Report

Meyrowitz Carol, who is Executive Chairman at TJX Companies, sold 64,160 shares at $76.56 on June 2, 2016. Following this transaction, the Executive Chairman owned 336,231 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 16.02% with the 64,160-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $76.79, up $0.23, or 0.3% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for TJX Companies go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 87,308
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 31,656
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 104,701
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 31,656
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 211,938

The average volume for TJX Companies has been 3.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. TJX Companies has a market cap of $50.6 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are up 8.59% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

The TJX Companies, Inc. operates as an off-price apparel and home fashions retailer in the United States and internationally. It operates through four segments: Marmaxx, HomeGoods, TJX Canada, and TJX International. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.36%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.5. Currently, there are 15 analysts who rate TJX Companies a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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rates TJX Companies as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and increase in net income. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full

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Franklin Electric (FELE) - FREE Research Report

Kenney Donald P, who is VP & President Energy Systems at Franklin Electric, sold 1,000 shares at $33.27 on June 2, 2016. Following this transaction, the VP & President Energy Systems owned 19,627 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.85% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $33.47, up $0.20, or 0.6% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Franklin Electric go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,598
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 8,334
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 9,600

The average volume for Franklin Electric has been 152,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Franklin Electric has a market cap of $1.6 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 24.64% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Franklin Electric Co., Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and distributes water and fuel pumping systems worldwide. It operates in two segments, Water Systems and Fueling Systems. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.19%. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.2. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Franklin Electric a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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rates Franklin Electric as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations and reasonable valuation levels. 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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2U (TWOU) - FREE Research Report

Macias Edward S., who is Director at 2U, bought 893 shares at $27.90 on June 2, 2016. Following this transaction, the Director owned 16,034 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 5.9% with the 893-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $28.39, up $0.49, or 1.73% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for 2U go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,136
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 23,640
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,136
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 23,640
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,136
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 23,640

The average volume for 2U has been 419,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. 2U has a market cap of $1.3 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 1.54% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

2U, Inc. provides cloud-based software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions for nonprofit colleges and universities to deliver education to qualified students. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate 2U a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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rates 2U as a

sell

. The area that we feel has been the company's primary weakness has been its generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full

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