Insider Trading Alert - BRC, GWRE And GLAD Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Dec. 11, 2014, 103 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $337.00 to $15,638,127.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Brady (BRC) - FREE Research Report

Felmer Thomas J, who is SRVP & Pres., Workplace Safety at Brady, sold 5,000 shares at $25.61 on Dec. 11, 2014. Following this transaction, the SRVP & Pres., Workplace Safety owned 73,564 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.36% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $25.82, up $0.21, or 0.82% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Brady go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 25,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 18,777

The average volume for Brady has been 315,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Brady has a market cap of $1.3 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 16.49% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Brady Corporation manufactures and supplies identification solutions, specialty materials, and workplace safety products that identify and protect premises, products, and people in the United States and internationally. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3%. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Brady a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Brady 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 unimpressive growth in net income, weak operating cash flow and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full Brady Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Guidewire Software (GWRE) - FREE Research Report

Dubois Guy, who is Director at Guidewire Software, sold 1,152 shares at $48.01 on Dec. 11, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 5,203 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 18.13% with the 1,152-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $47.87, down $0.14, or 0.29% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Guidewire Software go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 57,501
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 141,501
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 296,327

The average volume for Guidewire Software has been 465,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Guidewire Software has a market cap of $3.5 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 1.14% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Guidewire Software, Inc. provides software products for property and casualty (P&C) insurers. It offers an integrated suite of software applications that address the core processes, such as underwriting and policy administration, claims management, and billing. The company has a P/E ratio of 172.5. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Guidewire Software a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Guidewire Software as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, robust revenue growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the stock has experienced relatively poor performance when compared with the S&P 500 during the past year. Get the full Guidewire Software Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Gladstone Capital (GLAD) - FREE Research Report

Marcotte Robert L, who is President at Gladstone Capital, bought 13,700 shares at $8.70 on Dec. 11, 2014. Following this transaction, the President owned 109,266 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 14.34% with the 13,700-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $8.65, down $0.05, or 0.58% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Gladstone Capital go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,300
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 9,673
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,300
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 9,673
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 41,226
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 9,673

The average volume for Gladstone Capital has been 134,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Gladstone Capital has a market cap of $183.1 million and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 9.09% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Gladstone Capital Corporation is a business development company specializing in investments in debt and equity securities. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 9.63%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.4. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Gladstone Capital a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Gladstone Capital as a hold. Among the primary strengths of the company is its expanding profit margins over time. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Gladstone Capital Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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