Yesterday, Aug. 1, 2016, 63 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $3,437.91 to $17,001,880.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Ultimate Software Group (ULTI) - FREE Research Report

Fitzpatrick James A Jr, who is Director at Ultimate Software Group, sold 913 shares at $209.06 on Aug. 1, 2016. Following this transaction, the Director owned 11,955 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.1% with the 913-share transaction.

Phenicie John C, who is Senior VP, Workplace Sales at Ultimate Software Group, sold 3,504 shares at $209.45 on Aug. 1, 2016. Following this transaction, the Senior VP, Workplace Sales owned 55,524 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.94% with the 3,504-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $210.75, up $1.30, or 0.62% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Ultimate Software Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 931
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 931
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 105,778

The average volume for Ultimate Software Group has been 223,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Ultimate Software Group has a market cap of $6.1 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are up 6.95% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

The Ultimate Software Group, Inc. provides cloud-based human capital management solutions primarily to enterprise companies in the United States. Its UltiPro software solution delivers the functionality businesses to manage the employee life cycle from recruitment to retirement. The company has a P/E ratio of 81.3. Currently, there are 13 analysts who rate Ultimate Software Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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rates Ultimate Software Group as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and solid stock price performance. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full

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Varonis Systems (VRNS) - FREE Research Report

Faitelson Yakov, who is CEO, President, Chairman at Varonis Systems, sold 10,683 shares at $26.00 on Aug. 1, 2016. Following this transaction, the CEO, President, Chairman owned 1.2 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.88% with the 10,683-share transaction.

Korkus Ohad, who is Chief Technology Officer at Varonis Systems, sold 10,292 shares at $26.00 on Aug. 1, 2016. Following this transaction, the Chief Technology Officer owned 1.2 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.83% with the 10,292-share transaction.

Iohan Gili, who is Chief Financial Officer at Varonis Systems, sold 5,000 shares at $26.00 on Aug. 1, 2016. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 56,090 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.18% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $25.90, down $0.10, or 0.39% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Varonis Systems go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,159
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,117
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,159
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 44,423
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,159
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 454,857

The average volume for Varonis Systems has been 139,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Varonis Systems has a market cap of $677.3 million and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 36.65% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Varonis Systems, Inc. provides software platform for enterprises to analyze, secure, manage, and utilize their unstructured data. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Varonis Systems a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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rates Varonis Systems as a

sell

. The area that we feel has been the company's primary weakness has been its unimpressive growth in net income. Get the full

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Piper Jaffray Cos (PJC) - FREE Research Report

Winges Martin Bradley, who is CIO and Head of Fixed Income at Piper Jaffray Cos, sold 2,500 shares at $41.58 on Aug. 1, 2016. Following this transaction, the CIO and Head of Fixed Income owned 50,856 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.69% with the 2,500-share transaction.

Crawshaw Christopher D, who is Head of Asset Management at Piper Jaffray Cos, sold 21,737 shares at $41.45 on Aug. 1, 2016. Following this transaction, the Head of Asset Management owned 56,651 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 27.73% with the 21,737-share transaction.

Smith Thomas Gregory, who is Chief Strategy Officer at Piper Jaffray Cos, sold 2,500 shares at $41.42 on Aug. 1, 2016. Following this transaction, the Chief Strategy Officer owned 13,751 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 15.38% with the 2,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $41.49, up $0.07, or 0.17% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Piper Jaffray Cos go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 15,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 20,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 15,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 20,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 15,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 20,000

The average volume for Piper Jaffray Cos has been 142,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Piper Jaffray Cos has a market cap of $694.5 million and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 2.33% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Piper Jaffray Companies operates as an investment bank and asset management firm that serves corporations, private equity groups, public entities, non-profit entities, and institutional investors in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.6. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Piper Jaffray Cos a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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rates Piper Jaffray Cos as a

hold

. Among the primary strengths of the company is its revenue growth. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, feeble growth in the company's earnings per share and deteriorating net income. Get the full

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