Insider Trading Alert - ACET, VG And RIBT Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Dec. 2, 2014, 108 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $4.00 to $2,890,477.87.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Aceto (ACET) - FREE Research Report

Srinivasan Satish, who is President & COO - Rising Pharm at Aceto, sold 1,430 shares at $21.00 on Dec. 2, 2014. Following this transaction, the President & COO - Rising Pharm owned 17,370 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.61% with the 1,430-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $21.39, up $0.39, or 1.82% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Aceto go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,250
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,250
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 40,166

The average volume for Aceto has been 199,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Aceto has a market cap of $610.4 million and is part of the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. Shares are down 16.23% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Aceto Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, sources, markets, sells, and distributes pharmaceutical intermediates and active ingredients, finished dosage form generics, nutraceutical products, agricultural protection products, and specialty chemicals. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.14%. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.6. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Aceto a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Aceto as a buy. 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 reasonable valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Aceto Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Vonage Holdings (VG) - FREE Research Report

David Morton, who is Director at Vonage Holdings, sold 10,000 shares at $3.39 on Dec. 2, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 473,393 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.07% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $3.34, down $0.05, or 1.61% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Vonage Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 400,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1.2 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2.0 million

The average volume for Vonage Holdings has been 1.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Vonage Holdings has a market cap of $700.7 million and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are up 1.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Vonage Holdings Corp. provides communications services that connect individuals through cloud-connected devices worldwide. The company offers voice and messaging services through session initiation protocol based voice over Internet protocol network. The company has a P/E ratio of 37.9. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Vonage Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Vonage Holdings as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing. Get the full Vonage Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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RiceBran Technologies (RIBT) - FREE Research Report

Belt Dale, who is CFO & Secretary at RiceBran Technologies, bought 5,000 shares at $4.00 on Dec. 2, 2014. Following this transaction, the CFO & Secretary owned 52,099 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 10.62% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $3.86, down $0.14, or 3.63% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for RiceBran Technologies go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 17,000

The average volume for RiceBran Technologies has been 94,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. RiceBran Technologies has a market cap of $38.1 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are down 18.64% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

RiceBran Technologies, a human food ingredient and animal nutrition company, is engaged in the processing and marketing of healthy, natural, and nutrient dense products that are derived from rice bran. The company operates through two segments, USA and Brazil.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates RiceBran Technologies as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, generally high debt management risk, poor profit margins, weak operating cash flow and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full RiceBran Technologies Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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