Insider Trading Alert - ARP, CLFD And MAT Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, April 29, 2014, 64 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $51.96 to $13,854,387.86.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Atlas Resource Partners (ARP) - FREE Research Report

Cooperman Leon G, who is 10% Owner at Atlas Resource Partners, bought 21,800 shares at $20.36 on April 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 60,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 57.07% with the 21,800-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $21.05, up $0.69, or 3.28% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Atlas Resource Partners go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 75,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 75,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 75,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 8,250

The average volume for Atlas Resource Partners has been 607,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Atlas Resource Partners has a market cap of $1.2 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 0.39% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. operates as an independent developer and producer of natural gas, crude oil, and natural gas liquids in the United States. The company operates in three segments: Gas and Oil Production, Well Construction and Completion, and Other Partnership Management. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 10.26%. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Atlas Resource Partners a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Atlas Resource Partners as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, poor profit margins, generally high debt management risk and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Atlas Resource Partners Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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