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Yesterday, March 17, 2015, 79 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $428.00 to $8,749,928.65.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Willis Lease Finance (WLFC) - FREE Research Report

Coon W William Jr, who is Shareholder at Willis Lease Finance, sold 2,972 shares at $19.59 on March 17, 2015. Following this transaction, the Shareholder owned 5,830 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 33.77% with the 2,972-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $19.54, down $0.05, or 0.23% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Willis Lease Finance go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 891
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,669
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 891
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,669
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 891
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 26,388

The average volume for Willis Lease Finance has been 9,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Willis Lease Finance has a market cap of $164.9 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 10.73% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Willis Lease Finance Corporation is engaged in leasing commercial aircraft engines and equipment worldwide. The company leases commercial aircraft engines and other aircraft-related equipment to air carriers, manufacturers, and overhaul/repair facilities. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.0. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Willis Lease Finance a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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rates Willis Lease Finance as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk and weak operating cash flow. Get the full

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Investment Technology Group (ITG) - FREE Research Report

Goebels P Mats, who is Managing Dir,Gen Counsel & Sec at Investment Technology Group, sold 6,800 shares at $28.39 on March 17, 2015. Following this transaction, the Managing Dir,Gen Counsel & Sec owned 64,037 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 9.6% with the 6,800-share transaction.

Meitz David, who is Managing Director at Investment Technology Group, sold 10,000 shares at $27.41 on March 17, 2015. Following this transaction, the Managing Director owned 83,220 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 10.73% with the 10,000-share transaction.

Jones Timothy, who is Director at Investment Technology Group, sold 1,000 shares at $25.00 on March 17, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 55,269 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.78% with the 1,000-share transaction.

Selway James P. III, who is Managing Director at Investment Technology Group, sold 5,000 shares at $26.92 on March 17, 2015. Following this transaction, the Managing Director owned 81,429 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.79% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $28.63, up $1.71, or 5.98% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Investment Technology Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 7,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,500
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 7,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 32,500
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 7,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 62,000

The average volume for Investment Technology Group has been 249,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Investment Technology Group has a market cap of $963.2 million and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 40.87% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Investment Technology Group, Inc. operates as an independent research and execution broker in the United States, Canada, Europe, and the Asia Pacific region. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.1. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Investment Technology Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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rates Investment Technology Group as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and attractive valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full

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NCI Building Systems (NCS) - FREE Research Report

Ball George L., who is Director at NCI Building Systems, bought 7,500 shares at $16.66 on March 17, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 17,115 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 78% with the 7,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $16.89, up $0.23, or 1.39% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for NCI Building Systems go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,800
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,648
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,800
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,648
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,800
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2,648

The average volume for NCI Building Systems has been 234,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. NCI Building Systems has a market cap of $1.2 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are down 8.69% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

NCI Building Systems, Inc. manufactures and markets metal products for the nonresidential construction industry in North America. The company has a P/E ratio of 79.1. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate NCI Building Systems a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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rates NCI Building Systems as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, compelling growth in net income and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including relatively poor performance when compared with the S&P 500 during the past year and poor profit margins. Get the full

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