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yesterday, March 9, 2015, 110 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $650.00 to $360000000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Lowe's Companies (LOW) - FREE Research Report

Keener Gaither M Jr, who is EVP Legal at Lowe's Companies, sold 22,778 shares at $74.54 on March 9, 2015. Following this transaction, the EVP Legal owned 38,832 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 37% with the 22,778-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $73.41, down $1.13, or 1.5% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Lowe's Companies go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 24,427
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 122,946
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 134,941

The average volume for Lowe's Companies has been 5.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Lowe's Companies has a market cap of $71.52 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are up 7.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Lowe's Companies, Inc. operates as a home improvement retailer. It offers products for maintenance, repair, remodeling, and home decorating. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.2%. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.129999999999999005240169935859739780426025390625. Currently, there are 10 analysts who rate Lowe's Companies a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and nine rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Lowe's Companies as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, notable return on equity and solid stock price performance. 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 Lowe's Companies Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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ServiceSource International (SREV) - FREE Research Report

Carrington Christopher, who is Chief Executive Officer at ServiceSource International, bought 29,000 shares at $3.39 on March 9, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 529,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 5.8% with the 29,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $3.48, up $0.09, or 2.6% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for ServiceSource International go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 34,700
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,190
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 34,700
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 45,020
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 34,700
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 45,020

The average volume for ServiceSource International has been 522,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. ServiceSource International has a market cap of $281.5 million and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 28.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

ServiceSource International, Inc. provides recurring revenue management, maintenance, support, and subscription for technology and technology-enabled healthcare and life sciences companies. Currently, there are three analysts who rate ServiceSource International a buy, one analyst rates it a sell, and two rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates ServiceSource International as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full ServiceSource International Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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LKQ (LKQ) - FREE Research Report

Wagman Robert L, who is President and CEO at LKQ, bought 10,000 shares at $23.55 on March 9, 2015. Following this transaction, the President and CEO owned 407,462 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 2.5% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $23.97, up $0.42, or 1.8% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for LKQ go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,425
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 37,001
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 81,935

The average volume for LKQ has been 1.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. LKQ has a market cap of $7.25 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and automotive industry. Shares are down 15.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

LKQ Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides replacement parts, components, and systems needed to repair cars and trucks in the United States, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Belgium, Northern France, Canada, Mexico, and Central America. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.059999999999998721023075631819665431976318359375. Currently, there are eight analysts who rate LKQ a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and one rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates LKQ as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, expanding profit margins, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full LKQ Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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