Insider Trading Alert - BPL, PWOD And IKAN Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Nov. 24, 2014, 108 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $3.42 to $10,356,964.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Buckeye Partners (BPL) - FREE Research Report

St Clair Keith, who is EVP and CFO at Buckeye Partners, sold 600 shares at $85.00 on Nov. 24, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP and CFO owned 59,819 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.99% with the 600-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $80.65, down $4.35, or 5.39% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for Buckeye Partners has been 685,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Buckeye Partners has a market cap of $10.5 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 13.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Buckeye Partners, L.P. owns and operates liquid petroleum products pipeline systems in the United States. The company operates through four segments: Pipelines & Terminals, Global Marine Terminals, Merchant Services, and Development & Logistics. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 5.39%. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.1. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Buckeye Partners a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Buckeye Partners as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Buckeye Partners Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Penns Woods Bancorp (PWOD) - FREE Research Report

Schwartz Jill Fortinsky, who is Director at Penns Woods Bancorp, sold 1,545 shares at $45.11 on Nov. 24, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 16,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.81% with the 1,545-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $46.21, up $1.10, or 2.37% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Penns Woods Bancorp go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 300
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,020
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 300
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,020
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 300
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,020

The average volume for Penns Woods Bancorp has been 11,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Penns Woods Bancorp has a market cap of $217.7 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are down 11.22% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Penns Woods Bancorp, Inc. operates as bank holding company for Jersey Shore State Bank and Luzerne Bank, which provide banking and financial services to individuals, partnerships, non-profit organizations, and corporations in Pennsylvania. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.15%. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.4.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Penns Woods Bancorp as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income, expanding profit margins, notable return on equity and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Penns Woods Bancorp Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Ikanos Communications (IKAN) - FREE Research Report

Bencala Dennis, who is VP and Chief Financial Officer at Ikanos Communications, bought 23,000 shares at $0.34 on Nov. 24, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP and Chief Financial Officer owned 23,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 100% with the 23,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $0.32, down $0.02, or 5.94% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Ikanos Communications go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 129,500
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 27.6 million
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 27.6 million

The average volume for Ikanos Communications has been 451,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Ikanos Communications has a market cap of $44.6 million and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are down 73.33% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Ikanos Communications, Inc. designs, develops, markets, and sells semiconductors and integrated firmware products for the digital home worldwide. It offers various digital subscriber line (DSL) processors for a range of power carrier infrastructure and customer premises equipment devices. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Ikanos Communications a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Ikanos Communications as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Ikanos Communications Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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