Insider Trading Alert - SWC, VLGEA And WYY Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Dec. 1, 2014, 117 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $311.47 to $11,658,664.23.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Stillwater Mining (SWC) - FREE Research Report

Merrin Patrice E, who is Director at Stillwater Mining, bought 2,000 shares at $13.51 on Dec. 1, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 22,586 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 9.72% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $13.15, down $0.36, or 2.77% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Stillwater Mining go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,768
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,768
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,768

The average volume for Stillwater Mining has been 1.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Stillwater Mining has a market cap of $1.6 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and metals & mining industry. Shares are up 6.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Stillwater Mining Company is engaged in developing, extracting, processing, smelting, refining, and marketing platinum group metals (PGMs). The company operates through Mine Production, PGM Recycling, Canadian Properties, and South American Properties segments. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Stillwater Mining a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Stillwater Mining as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's profit margins have been poor overall. Get the full Stillwater Mining 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 10,601 shares at $24.75 on Dec. 1, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 1.2 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.87% with the 10,601-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $24.14, down $0.61, or 2.52% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Village Super Market go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 7,643
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 36,517
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 118,365

The average volume for Village Super Market has been 19,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Village Super Market has a market cap of $239.9 million and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are down 20.19% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

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 4.04%. The company has a P/E ratio of 68.8. 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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WidePoint (WYY) - FREE Research Report

Mccubbin James T, who is CFO, VP, Secretary at WidePoint, bought 5,000 shares at $1.44 on Dec. 1, 2014. Following this transaction, the CFO, VP, Secretary owned 1.9 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.27% with the 5,000-share transaction.

Kang Jin, who is President - iSYS, LLC at WidePoint, bought 5,000 shares at $1.42 on Dec. 1, 2014. Following this transaction, the President - iSYS, LLC owned 2.9 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.17% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $1.53, up $0.11, or 6.88% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for WidePoint go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 28,700
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 28,700
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 75,721
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 28,700
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 75,721

The average volume for WidePoint has been 394,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. WidePoint has a market cap of $117.4 million and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 12.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

WidePoint Corporation provides information technology (IT) based products, services, and solutions worldwide. Its cloud-based, enterprise-wide IT-based solutions enable commercial markets, and federal and state government organizations to deploy IT services. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate WidePoint a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates WidePoint 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 solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. Get the full WidePoint Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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