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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:

Air Lease (AL) - FREE Research Report

Baer Marc H, who is Evp at Air Lease, sold 2,000 shares at $37.83 on Dec. 2, 2014. Following this transaction, the Evp owned 130,249 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.51% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $36.91, down $0.92, or 2.5% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Air Lease go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2,000

The average volume for Air Lease has been 722,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Air Lease has a market cap of $3.9 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 19.66% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Air Lease Corporation is engaged in the purchase and leasing of commercial jet transport aircraft to airlines worldwide. The company also sells aircraft from its operating lease portfolio to third parties, including other leasing companies, financial services companies, and airlines. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.42%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.7. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Air Lease a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Air Lease as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company has favored debt over equity in the management of its balance sheet. Get the full Air Lease Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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BreitBurn Energy Partners (BBEP) - FREE Research Report

Butler John R Jr, who is Director at BreitBurn Energy Partners, bought 6,510 shares at $11.49 on Dec. 2, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 75,231 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 9.47% with the 6,510-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $11.30, down $0.19, or 1.72% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for BreitBurn Energy Partners go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 15,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 15,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,535
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 15,000

The average volume for BreitBurn Energy Partners has been 1.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. BreitBurn Energy Partners has a market cap of $1.8 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 46.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

BreitBurn Energy Partners L.P., an independent oil and gas company, acquires, explores, and develops oil, natural gas liquids (NGLs), and gas properties in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 15.74%. Currently, there are 9 analysts who rate BreitBurn Energy Partners a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates BreitBurn Energy Partners as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full BreitBurn Energy Partners Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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State Bank Financial (STBZ) - FREE Research Report

Curry Ann Q., who is Director at State Bank Financial, bought 1,359 shares at $18.75 on Dec. 2, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 5,300 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 34.48% with the 1,359-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $18.67, down $0.08, or 0.41% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for State Bank Financial go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,100
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 8,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,100
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 8,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,100
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 8,000

The average volume for State Bank Financial has been 142,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. State Bank Financial has a market cap of $600.3 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 1.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

State Bank Financial Corporation operates as the bank holding company for State Bank and Trust Company that offers various community banking services to individuals and businesses in middle Georgia and metropolitan Atlanta, Georgia. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.86%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.2. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate State Bank Financial a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates State Bank Financial as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, compelling growth in net income, expanding profit margins, impressive record of earnings per share growth and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full State Bank Financial Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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