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Yesterday, March 25, 2015, 63 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $46.62 to $13,056,240.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Vanguard Natural Resources (VNR) - FREE Research Report

Robert Richard A, who is Executive VP and CFO at Vanguard Natural Resources, bought 20,610 shares at $14.22 on March 25, 2015. Following this transaction, the Executive VP and CFO owned 436,506 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 4.96% with the 20,610-share transaction.

Smith Scott W, who is President and CEO at Vanguard Natural Resources, bought 26,035 shares at $14.22 on March 25, 2015. Following this transaction, the President and CEO owned 474,702 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 5.8% with the 26,035-share transaction.

Pence Britt, who is Executive VP, Operations at Vanguard Natural Resources, bought 21,039 shares at $14.22 on March 25, 2015. Following this transaction, the Executive VP, Operations owned 200,389 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 11.73% with the 21,039-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $15.31, up $1.09, or 7.12% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Vanguard Natural Resources go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 631
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 631
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,631

The average volume for Vanguard Natural Resources has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Vanguard Natural Resources has a market cap of $1.3 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 1.13% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Vanguard Natural Resources, LLC, through its subsidiaries, acquires and develops oil and natural gas properties in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 9.42%. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.2. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Vanguard Natural Resources a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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rates Vanguard Natural Resources as a

sell

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

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Gevo (GEVO) - FREE Research Report

Ryan Christopher Michael, who is President and COO at Gevo, sold 1,042 shares at $0.24 on March 25, 2015. Following this transaction, the President and COO owned 323,892 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.32% with the 1,042-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $0.25, up $0.01, or 3.08% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Gevo go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 181,484
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 17,556
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 181,484
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 56,250
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 181,484
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 104,139

The average volume for Gevo has been 4.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Gevo has a market cap of $37.0 million and is part of the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. Shares are down 22.19% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Gevo, Inc., a renewable chemicals and biofuels company, focuses primarily on the production and sale of isobutanol and related products from renewable feedstocks. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Gevo a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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sell

. Among the areas we feel are negative, one of the most important has been a generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full

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Tejon Ranch (TRC) - FREE Research Report

Tobias Gregory J., who is Vice President/General Counsel at Tejon Ranch, bought 23 shares at $26.71 on March 25, 2015. Following this transaction, the Vice President/General Counsel owned 5,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.46% with the 23-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $27.10, up $0.39, or 1.44% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Tejon Ranch go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 250
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 250
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 8,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 5,680

The average volume for Tejon Ranch has been 42,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Tejon Ranch has a market cap of $554.1 million and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 9.5% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Tejon Ranch Co., through its subsidiaries, operates as a real estate development and agribusiness company. The company operates in four business segments: Commercial/Industrial Real Estate Development, Resort/Residential Real Estate Development, Mineral Resources, and Farming. The company has a P/E ratio of 99.4. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Tejon Ranch a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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rates Tejon Ranch as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and poor profit margins. Get the full

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