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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:

ARRIS Group (ARRS) - FREE Research Report

Coppock Ronald, who is President-Worldwide Sales at ARRIS Group, sold 20,000 shares at $28.56 on Feb. 23, 2015. Following this transaction, the President-Worldwide Sales owned 54,455 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 26.86% with the 20,000-share transaction.

Kearney Matthew B, who is Director at ARRIS Group, sold 10,000 shares at $28.61 on Feb. 23, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 17,750 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 36.04% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $29.14, up $0.53, or 1.82% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for ARRIS Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,869
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,869
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 4,100
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 51,909

The average volume for ARRIS Group has been 1.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. ARRIS Group has a market cap of $4.1 billion and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are down 5.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

ARRIS Group, Inc. provides media entertainment and data communications solutions in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Customer Premises Equipment and Network & Cloud. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.9. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate ARRIS Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates ARRIS Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, notable return on equity and attractive valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full ARRIS Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Essent Group (ESNT) - FREE Research Report

Marzol Adolfo, who is Executive Vice President at Essent Group, sold 100,000 shares at $23.66 on Feb. 23, 2015. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 316,005 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 24.04% with the 100,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $23.33, down $0.33, or 1.41% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for Essent Group has been 413,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Essent Group has a market cap of $2.0 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 9.33% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Essent Group Ltd., through its subsidiaries, operates as a mortgage insurance company in the United States. It offers private mortgage insurance, including primary and pool insurance products, as well as reinsurance products for mortgages secured by residential properties. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.8. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Essent Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Essent Group as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the stock has had a generally disappointing performance in the past year. Get the full Essent Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Eplus (PLUS) - FREE Research Report

Marron Mark P, who is Chief Operating Officer at Eplus, sold 6,000 shares at $80.51 on Feb. 23, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Operating Officer owned 29,929 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 16.7% with the 6,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $80.26, down $0.25, or 0.31% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Eplus go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 28,895
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 70,453
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 90,588

The average volume for Eplus has been 51,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Eplus has a market cap of $595.6 million and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 5.69% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

ePlus inc., through its subsidiaries, provides information technology (IT) products and services, flexible leasing and financing solutions, and enterprise supply management in the United States. It operates through two segments: Technology and Financing. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.4. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Eplus a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Eplus as a buy. 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, notable return on equity, attractive valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Eplus Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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