Insider Trading Alert - RP, KFS And ANDE Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Dec. 5, 2014, 98 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $85.00 to $13,664,800.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Realpage (RP) - FREE Research Report

Seren Capital, Ltd., who is 10% Owner at Realpage, sold 10,886 shares at $21.22 on Dec. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 20.1 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.05% with the 10,886-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $21.01, down $0.21, or 1% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Realpage go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 50,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 110,065
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 50,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 115,831
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 50,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 228,452

The average volume for Realpage has been 461,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Realpage has a market cap of $1.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 10.56% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

RealPage, Inc. provides on demand software solutions for the rental housing industry in North America. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Realpage a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Realpage 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 expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Realpage Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Kingsway Financial Services (KFS) - FREE Research Report

Swets Larry G Jr, who is President and CEO at Kingsway Financial Services, bought 369 shares at $5.65 on Dec. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the President and CEO owned 2.0 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.02% with the 369-share transaction.

Baqar Hassan, who is Vice President at Kingsway Financial Services, bought 126 shares at $5.65 on Dec. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Vice President owned 142,764 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.09% with the 126-share transaction.

Hickey William August Jr, who is Executive VP, COO, and CFO at Kingsway Financial Services, bought 266 shares at $5.65 on Dec. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive VP, COO, and CFO owned 253,178 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.11% with the 266-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $5.51, down $0.14, or 2.51% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Kingsway Financial Services go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 749
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 3,557
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 6,900

The average volume for Kingsway Financial Services has been 39,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Kingsway Financial Services has a market cap of $111.4 million and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 42.82% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Kingsway Financial Services Inc., through its subsidiaries, is engaged in the provision of property and casualty insurance products for individuals and businesses in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Insurance Underwriting and Insurance Services. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Kingsway Financial Services a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Kingsway Financial Services as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its unimpressive growth in net income, generally high debt management risk and poor profit margins. Get the full Kingsway Financial Services Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Andersons (ANDE) - FREE Research Report

Conrad Nicholas C, who is VP Finance & Treasurer at Andersons, sold 4,500 shares at $55.23 on Dec. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP Finance & Treasurer owned 6,443 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 41.12% with the 4,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $53.94, down $1.29, or 2.39% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Andersons go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 9,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 19,162

The average volume for Andersons has been 291,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Andersons has a market cap of $1.6 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are down 8.78% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

The Andersons, Inc. is engaged in the grain, ethanol, plant nutrient, railcar leasing, turf and cob products, and consumer retailing businesses. It operates in six segments: Grain, Ethanol, Rail, Plant Nutrient, Turf & Specialty, and Retail. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.8%. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.7. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Andersons a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Andersons as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Andersons Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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