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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:

US Physical Therapy (USPH) - FREE Research Report

McDowell Glenn, who is Chief Operating Officer at US Physical Therapy, sold 19,621 shares at $39.95 on Dec. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Operating Officer owned 28,607 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 40.68% with the 19,621-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $39.77, down $0.18, or 0.45% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for US Physical Therapy go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 250
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 24,252
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 250
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 34,252
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 250
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 45,252

The average volume for US Physical Therapy has been 47,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. US Physical Therapy has a market cap of $485.5 million and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 12.82% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates outpatient physical therapy clinics in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.21%. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.3. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate US Physical Therapy a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates US Physical Therapy as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full US Physical Therapy Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Energizer Holdings (ENR) - FREE Research Report

Hamm Brian K, who is VP, Global Bus Transformation at Energizer Holdings, sold 5,595 shares at $130.13 on Dec. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP, Global Bus Transformation owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 5,595-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $128.84, down $1.29, or 1% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Energizer Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 530
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 16,065
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 530
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 16,065
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 530
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 31,292

The average volume for Energizer Holdings has been 482,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Energizer Holdings has a market cap of $8.1 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 19.09% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Energizer Holdings, Inc. manufactures and markets primary batteries, portable lighting, and personal care products in the United States and internationally. The company operates through Personal Care and Household Products divisions. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.53%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.0. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Energizer Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Energizer Holdings 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, reasonable valuation levels, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Energizer Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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comScore (SCOR) - FREE Research Report

Fulgoni Gian, who is Executive Chairman at comScore, sold 28,200 shares at $43.94 on Dec. 5, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive Chairman owned 199,839 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.37% with the 28,200-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $43.70, down $0.24, or 0.55% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for comScore go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 36,200
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 45,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 73,505

The average volume for comScore has been 219,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. comScore has a market cap of $1.5 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 55.58% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

comScore, Inc. provides a range of digital media analytics solutions in the United States, Europe, Canada, and others. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate comScore a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates comScore as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, revenue growth and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full comScore Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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