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Yesterday, Feb. 17, 2015, 76 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $32.20 to $7,735,729,234.17.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

TRC Companies (TRR) - FREE Research Report

Mayer James, who is Senior Vice President at TRC Companies, sold 700 shares at $7.08 on Feb. 17, 2015. Following this transaction, the Senior Vice President owned 134,451 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.52% with the 700-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $7.18, up $0.10, or 1.39% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for TRC Companies go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 5,000

The average volume for TRC Companies has been 15,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. TRC Companies has a market cap of $215.2 million and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 12.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

TRC Companies, Inc. provides engineering, consulting, and construction management services in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.4. Currently, there are no analysts who rate TRC Companies a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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rates TRC Companies 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, attractive valuation levels, good cash flow from operations and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full

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Nuance Communications (NUAN) - FREE Research Report

Martin Katherine A, who is Director at Nuance Communications, sold 10,000 shares at $14.08 on Feb. 17, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 126,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.35% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $14.10, up $0.02, or 0.12% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Nuance Communications go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 11,657
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 38,423
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 11,657
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 48,423
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 11,657
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 70,423

The average volume for Nuance Communications has been 2.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Nuance Communications has a market cap of $4.6 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 1.19% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Nuance Communications, Inc. provides voice and language solutions for businesses and consumers worldwide. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Nuance Communications a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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rates Nuance Communications as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the stock has had a generally disappointing performance in the past year. Get the full

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ON Semiconductor (ONNN) - FREE Research Report

Cave George H, who is EVP, Gen Cnsl, CC&EO, & Sec at ON Semiconductor, sold 15,000 shares at $11.95 on Feb. 17, 2015. Following this transaction, the EVP, Gen Cnsl, CC&EO, & Sec owned 224,325 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.27% with the 15,000-share transaction.

Klosterboer Robert A., who is Evp & Gm, Apg at ON Semiconductor, sold 10,000 shares at $11.77 on Feb. 17, 2015. Following this transaction, the Evp & Gm, Apg owned 222,691 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.3% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $12.18, up $0.41, or 3.37% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for ON Semiconductor go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 40,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 150,275
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 213,008

The average volume for ON Semiconductor has been 6.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. ON Semiconductor has a market cap of $5.2 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 18.36% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

ON Semiconductor Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets semiconductor components for electronic systems and products worldwide. It operates in three segments: Application Products Group, Standard Products Group, and System Solutions Group. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.9. Currently, there are 10 analysts who rate ON Semiconductor a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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rates ON Semiconductor as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, 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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