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Friday, March 6, 2015, 111 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $7.25 to $35,021,994.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Axiall (AXLL) - FREE Research Report

Biltz George, who is Chief Strategy Officer at Axiall, sold 7,388 shares at $46.47 on March 6, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Strategy Officer owned 14,775 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 33.33% with the 7,388-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $47.08, up $0.61, or 1.3% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for Axiall has been 779,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Axiall has a market cap of $3.3 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. Shares are up 9.63% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Axiall Corporation manufactures and markets chemicals and building products in the United States and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Chlorovinyls, Building Products, and Aromatics. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.34%. The company has a P/E ratio of 73.3. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Axiall a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Axiall as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Axiall Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Genuine Parts (GPC) - FREE Research Report

Gallagher Thomas, who is Chief Executive Officer at Genuine Parts, bought 4,000 shares at $93.44 on March 6, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 540,628 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.75% with the 4,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $93.88, up $0.44, or 0.47% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Genuine Parts go as follows:

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

The average volume for Genuine Parts has been 975,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Genuine Parts has a market cap of $14.4 billion and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are down 12.82% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Genuine Parts Company distributes automotive replacement parts, industrial replacement parts, office products, and electrical/electronic materials in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, and the Caribbean region. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.61%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.4. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Genuine Parts a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Genuine Parts as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in stock price during the past year, growth in earnings per share, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Genuine Parts Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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CrossAmerica Partners (CAPL) - FREE Research Report

Topper Joseph V. Jr., who is President and CEO at CrossAmerica Partners, bought 20,000 shares at $34.36 on March 6, 2015. Following this transaction, the President and CEO owned 66,304 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 43.19% with the 20,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $33.84, down $0.52, or 1.53% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for CrossAmerica Partners go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,386

The average volume for CrossAmerica Partners has been 74,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. CrossAmerica Partners has a market cap of $584.3 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 14.37% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

CrossAmerica Partners LP operates as a wholesale distributor of motor fuels, and owns and leases real estate used in the retail distribution of motor fuels in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 6.29%. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate CrossAmerica Partners a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates CrossAmerica Partners as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full CrossAmerica Partners Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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