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Yesterday, Feb. 26, 2015, 105 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $197.27 to $2,046,500.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

ARMOUR Residential REIT (ARR) - FREE Research Report

Zimmer Jeffrey J, who is Co-CEO and President at ARMOUR Residential REIT, bought 100,000 shares at $3.16 on Feb. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Co-CEO and President owned 211,875 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 89.39% with the 100,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $3.16, up $0.00, or 0.02% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for ARMOUR Residential REIT go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 20,000

The average volume for ARMOUR Residential REIT has been 4.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. ARMOUR Residential REIT has a market cap of $1.1 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 13.86% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. invests in and manages a portfolio of residential mortgage backed securities in the United States. The company is managed by ARMOUR Residential Management LLC. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 15.14%. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates ARMOUR Residential REIT a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates ARMOUR Residential REIT as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full ARMOUR Residential REIT Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Wesco Aircraft Holdings (WAIR) - FREE Research Report

Paulson Robert D, who is Director at Wesco Aircraft Holdings, bought 5,000 shares at $15.09 on Feb. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 67,978 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 7.94% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $15.04, down $0.05, or 0.33% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Wesco Aircraft Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 33,200
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 33,200
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 33,200

The average volume for Wesco Aircraft Holdings has been 594,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Wesco Aircraft Holdings has a market cap of $1.5 billion and is part of the services sector and wholesale industry. Shares are up 7.15% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc. distributes and provides supply chain management services to the aerospace industry in the North America and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.1. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Wesco Aircraft Holdings a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Wesco Aircraft Holdings as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth and good cash flow from operations. 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 Wesco Aircraft Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Synthesis Energy Sys (SYMX) - FREE Research Report

Lamadrid Lorenzo Cesar, who is Director at Synthesis Energy Sys, bought 10,100 shares at $0.75 on Feb. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 3.2 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.31% with the 10,100-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $0.77, up $0.02, or 2.6% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Synthesis Energy Sys go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 12,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 11,400
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 12,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 11,400
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 48,700
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 11,400

The average volume for Synthesis Energy Sys has been 203,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Synthesis Energy Sys has a market cap of $54.9 million and is part of the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. Shares are down 17.63% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc., a development stage energy and gasification technology company, provides various proprietary gasification technology systems and solutions to the energy and chemical industries worldwide. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Synthesis Energy Sys a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Synthesis Energy Sys as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Synthesis Energy Sys Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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