Insider Trading Alert - SFY, XOMA And SNI Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, March 20, 2014, 98 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $251.68 to $253,000,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Swift Energy Company (SFY) - FREE Research Report

Matiuk Greg who is Director at Swift Energy Company bought 15,000 shares at $10.04 on March 20, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 55,880 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 36.69% with the 15,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $10.49, up $0.45, or 4.3% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Swift Energy Company go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 15,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 15,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 25,000

The average volume for Swift Energy Company has been 1.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Swift Energy Company has a market cap of $441.3 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 23.78% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Swift Energy Company is engaged in acquiring, exploring, developing, and operating oil and natural gas properties. It focuses on oil and natural gas reserves in Texas, as well as onshore and in the inland waters of Louisiana. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Swift Energy Company a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Swift Energy Company as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, generally high debt management risk, disappointing return on equity, poor profit margins and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Swift Energy Company Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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