Insider Trading Alert - GEVO, CORE And VLGEA Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Nov. 20, 2014, 118 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $277.00 to $8,954,563.40.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Gevo (GEVO) - FREE Research Report

Lund Brett, who is EVP, GC and Secretary at Gevo, sold 10,673 shares at $0.40 on Nov. 20, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP, GC and Secretary owned 87,553 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 10.87% with the 10,673-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $0.45, up $0.05, or 12.09% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Gevo go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 181,484
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 7,286
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 181,484
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 38,286
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 181,484
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 127,546

The average volume for Gevo has been 905,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Gevo has a market cap of $37.8 million and is part of the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. Shares are down 69.93% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

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 none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Gevo as a 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 Gevo Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Core-Mark (CORE) - FREE Research Report

Rolheiser Eric, who is President - Canada Operations at Core-Mark, sold 1,196 shares at $59.37 on Nov. 20, 2014. Following this transaction, the President - Canada Operations owned 848 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 58.51% with the 1,196-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $57.89, down $1.48, or 2.55% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Core-Mark go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 10,070
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 59,929

The average volume for Core-Mark has been 141,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Core-Mark has a market cap of $1.3 billion and is part of the services sector and wholesale industry. Shares are up 52.77% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, markets fresh and broad-line supply solutions to the convenience retail industry in North America. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.91%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.8. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Core-Mark a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Core-Mark as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, increase in net income and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Core-Mark Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Village Super Market (VLGEA) - FREE Research Report

Estate of Perry Sumas, who is 10% Owner at Village Super Market, sold 1,689 shares at $25.25 on Nov. 20, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 1.2 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.14% with the 1,689-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $25.35, up $0.10, or 0.4% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Village Super Market go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,307
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 56,041
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 119,197

The average volume for Village Super Market has been 19,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Village Super Market has a market cap of $245.8 million and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are down 18.22% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Village Super Market, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates a chain of supermarkets in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.94%. The company has a P/E ratio of 70.4. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Village Super Market a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Village Super Market as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, 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 also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, disappointing return on equity and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full Village Super Market Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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