Insider Trading Alert - ATSG, USCR And CBOE Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Dec. 23, 2014, 73 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $62.51 to $8,984,875.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Air Transport Services Group (ATSG) - FREE Research Report

Hete Joseph C, who is President & CEO at Air Transport Services Group, sold 5,000 shares at $8.56 on Dec. 23, 2014. Following this transaction, the President & CEO owned 711,967 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.7% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $8.78, up $0.22, or 2.52% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Air Transport Services Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,600
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 35,900
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 59,400

The average volume for Air Transport Services Group has been 159,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Air Transport Services Group has a market cap of $553.9 million and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 8.41% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Air Transport Services Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides airline operations, aircraft leasing and maintenance, and other support services primarily to the cargo transportation and package delivery industries. The company operates through two segments, ACMI Services and CAM. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Air Transport Services Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Air Transport Services Group as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, 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 disappointing return on equity, generally higher debt management risk and poor profit margins. Get the full Air Transport Services Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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US Concrete (USCR) - FREE Research Report

Sutherland Colin McGill, who is Director at US Concrete, sold 350 shares at $27.84 on Dec. 23, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 24,613 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.4% with the 350-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $28.25, up $0.41, or 1.45% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for US Concrete go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,455
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 104,155
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 367,605

The average volume for US Concrete has been 95,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. US Concrete has a market cap of $389.5 million and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 24.88% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

U.S. Concrete, Inc., through its subsidiaries, produces and sells ready-mixed concrete, aggregates, and concrete-related products and services to the construction industry in the United States. It operates through two segments, Ready-Mixed Concrete and Aggregate Products. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.3. Currently, there are no analysts who rate US Concrete a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates US Concrete as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, notable return on equity, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full US Concrete Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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CBOE Holdings (CBOE) - FREE Research Report

Tilly Edward T, who is Chief Executive Officer at CBOE Holdings, sold 6,250 shares at $64.25 on Dec. 23, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 116,828 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.08% with the 6,250-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $64.69, up $0.44, or 0.68% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for CBOE Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 14,500

The average volume for CBOE Holdings has been 637,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. CBOE Holdings has a market cap of $5.4 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 24.47% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

CBOE Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates markets for the trading of listed, or exchange-traded, derivatives contracts. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.31%. The company has a P/E ratio of 30.0. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate CBOE Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates CBOE Holdings as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, revenue growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full CBOE Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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