Insider Trading Alert - PAR, BRT And DF Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Dec. 22, 2014, 79 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $4.97 to $8,553,900.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

PAR Technology (PAR) - FREE Research Report

Jerabeck Robert Phelps, who is EVP & Chief Operating Officer at PAR Technology, sold 4,750 shares at $5.72 on Dec. 22, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP & Chief Operating Officer owned 27,950 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.53% with the 4,750-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $5.68, down $0.04, or 0.79% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for PAR Technology go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 62,572
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 62,572
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 10,000

The average volume for PAR Technology has been 19,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. PAR Technology has a market cap of $88.1 million and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 3.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

PAR Technology Corporation, through its subsidiaries, primarily provides technology solutions to businesses and organizations in the hospitality industry worldwide. The company operates in two segments: Hospitality and Government. Currently, there are no analysts who rate PAR Technology a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates PAR Technology 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 increase in stock price during the past year. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income, weak operating cash flow and poor profit margins. Get the full PAR Technology Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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BRT Realty (BRT) - FREE Research Report

Gould Investors L P, who is 10% Owner at BRT Realty, bought 1,500 shares at $7.02 on Dec. 22, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 2.8 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.05% with the 1,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $7.05, up $0.03, or 0.38% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for BRT Realty go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 4,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 4,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,700

The average volume for BRT Realty has been 24,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. BRT Realty has a market cap of $100.4 million and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 0.57% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

BRT Realty Trust originates and holds for investment senior mortgage loans secured by commercial and multi-family real estate property in the United States. The company offers short-term or bridge loans at a floating rate of interest based on a spread over the prime rate. Currently, there are no analysts who rate BRT Realty a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates BRT Realty as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its feeble growth in its earnings per share, deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow and poor profit margins. Get the full BRT Realty Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Dean Foods (DF) - FREE Research Report

Nevares Hector M, who is Director at Dean Foods, sold 75,000 shares at $18.87 on Dec. 22, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 138,315 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 35.16% with the 75,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $19.12, up $0.25, or 1.32% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Dean Foods go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 25,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 25,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 30,000

The average volume for Dean Foods has been 2.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Dean Foods has a market cap of $1.7 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are up 8.73% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Dean Foods Company, a food and beverage company, processes and distributes milk and other fluid dairy products in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.52%. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Dean Foods a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Dean Foods as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and increase in stock price during the past year. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. Get the full Dean Foods Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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