Yesterday, Nov. 30, 2015, 79 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $97.50 to $4,584,763.71.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Westar Energy (WR) - FREE Research Report

Banning Jerl L., who is SVP, Oper. Support & Admin. at Westar Energy, sold 2,500 shares at $42.45 on Nov. 30, 2015. Following this transaction, the SVP, Oper. Support & Admin. owned 14,591 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.63% with the 2,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $43.25, up $0.80, or 1.85% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Westar Energy go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,800
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,800
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 6,800

The average volume for Westar Energy has been 1.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Westar Energy has a market cap of $6.0 billion and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are up 3.49% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Westar Energy, Inc., an electric utility company, generates, transmits, and distributes electricity in Kansas. The company has 7,200 megawatts of electric generation capacity producing electricity through various fuel types, including coal, uranium, natural gas, diesel, wind, and landfill gas. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.39%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.9. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Westar Energy a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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rates Westar Energy as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its expanding profit margins, 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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Superior Industries International (SUP) - FREE Research Report

Louis L. Borick Foundation, who is 10% Owner at Superior Industries International, sold 100,000 shares at $19.48 on Nov. 30, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 2.7 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.58% with the 100,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $19.46, down $0.02, or 0.13% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Superior Industries International go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 3,950
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 149,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 3,950
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 149,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 3,950
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 152,733

The average volume for Superior Industries International has been 85,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Superior Industries International has a market cap of $514.8 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and automotive industry. Shares are down 1.41% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Superior Industries International, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells aluminum road wheels to the original equipment manufacturers in North America. It supplies cast aluminum wheels to the automobile and light truck manufacturers. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.68%. The company has a P/E ratio of 30.1. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Superior Industries International a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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rates Superior Industries International as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's profit margins have been poor overall. Get the full

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Installed Building Products (IBP) - FREE Research Report

Installed Building Systems, Inc., who is Director at Installed Building Products, bought 20,000 shares at $24.64 on Nov. 30, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 3.5 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.57% with the 20,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $24.78, up $0.14, or 0.57% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Installed Building Products go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 50,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 55,370
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 55,370

The average volume for Installed Building Products has been 173,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Installed Building Products has a market cap of $791.7 million and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 40.63% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Installed Building Products, Inc., together with its wholly owned subsidiaries, primarily engages in the installation of insulation, garage doors, rain gutters, shower doors, closet shelving and mirrors, and other products in the continental United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 35.1. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Installed Building Products a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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rates Installed Building Products as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk and poor profit margins. Get the full

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