Insider Trading Alert - RYL, FLT And CAK Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Feb. 23, 2015, 76 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $179.66 to $12,841,992.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Ryland Group (RYL) - FREE Research Report

Geckle Timothy J, who is Senior Vice President at Ryland Group, sold 8,350 shares at $45.01 on Feb. 23, 2015. Following this transaction, the Senior Vice President owned 100,263 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.69% with the 8,350-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $45.04, up $0.03, or 0.07% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Ryland Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 56,266
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 56,266
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 72,363

The average volume for Ryland Group has been 1.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Ryland Group has a market cap of $2.1 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 14.39% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

The Ryland Group, Inc. operates as a homebuilder and a mortgage-finance company in the United States. It is engaged in building single-family detached homes; and attached homes, such as townhomes, condominiums, and mid-rise buildings, as well as in the sale of land and lots. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.27%. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.5. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Ryland Group a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Ryland Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, attractive valuation levels and increase in stock price during the past year. 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 Ryland Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Fleetcor Technologies (FLT) - FREE Research Report

Downs Timothy, who is Pres, Corp Lodging Consultants at Fleetcor Technologies, sold 11,955 shares at $152.75 on Feb. 23, 2015. Following this transaction, the Pres, Corp Lodging Consultants owned 20,321 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 37.04% with the 11,955-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $154.87, up $2.12, or 1.37% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Fleetcor Technologies go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 24,280
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 24,280
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 24,280

The average volume for Fleetcor Technologies has been 749,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Fleetcor Technologies has a market cap of $13.1 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 4.67% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

FleetCor Technologies, Inc. provides fuel cards and workforce payment products and services in North America, Latin America, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand. The company has a P/E ratio of 30.4. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Fleetcor Technologies a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Fleetcor Technologies as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. 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 Fleetcor Technologies Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Camac Energy (CAK) - FREE Research Report

Lawal Kase Lukman, who is Chairman & CEO at Camac Energy, bought 30,000 shares at $0.39 on Feb. 23, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chairman & CEO owned 8.8 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.34% with the 30,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $0.40, up $0.01, or 2.5% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Camac Energy go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 30,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 59,819
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 30,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 59,819
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 355,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 59,819

The average volume for Camac Energy has been 376,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Camac Energy has a market cap of $479.6 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 5.89% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

CAMAC Energy operates as an independent oil and gas exploration and production company focused on energy resources in Africa.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Camac Energy as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, weak operating cash flow and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Camac Energy Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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