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Yesterday, Dec. 10, 2014, 91 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $57.29 to $203,469,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Tallgrass Energy Partners (TEP) - FREE Research Report

Brauchle Gary J, who is See Remarks at Tallgrass Energy Partners, bought 725 shares at $37.75 on Dec. 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the See Remarks owned 59,113 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 1.24% with the 725-share transaction.

Watkins Gary D., who is VP & Chief Accounting Officer at Tallgrass Energy Partners, bought 1,000 shares at $37.75 on Dec. 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP & Chief Accounting Officer owned 26,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 4% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $39.22, up $1.47, or 3.75% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Tallgrass Energy Partners go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 7,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 7,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 12,570

The average volume for Tallgrass Energy Partners has been 155,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Tallgrass Energy Partners has a market cap of $1.3 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 47.31% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Tallgrass Energy Partners, LP acquires, owns, develops, and operates various midstream energy assets in North America. The company operates in two segments, Gas Transportation and Storage, and Processing. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.25%. The company has a P/E ratio of 31.4. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Tallgrass Energy Partners a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Tallgrass Energy Partners as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its weak operating cash flow and poor profit margins. Get the full Tallgrass Energy Partners Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Cigna (CI) - FREE Research Report

Zollars William D, who is Director at Cigna, sold 437 shares at $105.34 on Dec. 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 13,500 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.14% with the 437-share transaction.

Harris Isaiah Jr, who is Director at Cigna, sold 437 shares at $104.60 on Dec. 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 13,500 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.14% with the 437-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $103.50, down $1.10, or 1.06% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cigna go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 12,018
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 30,426

The average volume for Cigna has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Cigna has a market cap of $27.3 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 17.06% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Cigna Corporation, a health services organization, provides insurance and related products and services in the United States and internationally. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.04%. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.2. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate Cigna a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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

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Colonial Financial Services (COBK) - FREE Research Report

Bailey John J., who is Director at Colonial Financial Services, bought 496 shares at $13.27 on Dec. 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 3,291 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 17.75% with the 496-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $13.35, up $0.08, or 0.6% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Colonial Financial Services go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,200
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 600
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,200
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 600
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,200
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 600

The average volume for Colonial Financial Services has been 7,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Colonial Financial Services has a market cap of $51.6 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 0.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Colonial Financial Services, Inc. operates as the holding company for Colonial Bank, FSB that provides various banking products and services. The company has a P/E ratio of 49.6.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Colonial Financial Services as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, expanding profit margins and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Colonial Financial Services Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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