Insider Trading Alert - CBI, ASYS And LII Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, March 17, 2015, 79 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $428.00 to $8,749,928.65.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Chicago Bridge & Iron Company (CBI) - FREE Research Report

Ballschmiede Ronald A, who is Executive Vice President & CFO at Chicago Bridge & Iron Company, sold 44,058 shares at $45.52 on March 17, 2015. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President & CFO owned 161,416 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 21.44% with the 44,058-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $45.30, down $0.22, or 0.5% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Chicago Bridge & Iron Company go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,350
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,350
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,350

The average volume for Chicago Bridge & Iron Company has been 2.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Chicago Bridge & Iron Company has a market cap of $4.9 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. provides conceptual design, technology, engineering, procurement, fabrication, modularization, construction, commissioning, maintenance, program management, and environmental services worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.61%. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.2. Currently, there are 9 analysts who rate Chicago Bridge & Iron Company a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Chicago Bridge & Iron Company as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, unimpressive growth in net income and generally higher debt management risk. Get the full Chicago Bridge & Iron Company Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Amtech Systems (ASYS) - FREE Research Report

Schreyer Leslie J, who is 10% Owner at Amtech Systems, bought 5,562 shares at $10.84 on March 17, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 1.2 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.48% with the 5,562-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $11.02, up $0.18, or 1.6% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Amtech Systems go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 170,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 186,497
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 310,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2,000

The average volume for Amtech Systems has been 44,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Amtech Systems has a market cap of $144.4 million and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 8.24% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Amtech Systems, Inc. designs, assembles, sells, and installs capital equipment and related consumables used in the manufacture of wafers, primarily for the solar and semiconductor industries worldwide. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Amtech Systems a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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

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Lennox International (LII) - FREE Research Report

Torres John D, who is EVP, Chief Legal Officer at Lennox International, sold 15,585 shares at $108.36 on March 17, 2015. Following this transaction, the EVP, Chief Legal Officer owned 17,200 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 47.54% with the 15,585-share transaction.

Bluedorn Todd M, who is Chairman and CEO at Lennox International, sold 67,600 shares at $108.31 on March 17, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chairman and CEO owned 233,165 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 22.48% with the 67,600-share transaction.

Reitmeier Joseph William, who is EVP & Chief Financial Officer at Lennox International, sold 3,421 shares at $107.73 on March 17, 2015. Following this transaction, the EVP & Chief Financial Officer owned 16,224 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 17.41% with the 3,421-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $107.60, down $0.13, or 0.12% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Lennox International go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 48,797
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 77,622

The average volume for Lennox International has been 388,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Lennox International has a market cap of $4.8 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 13.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Lennox International Inc., through its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and markets climate control products for the heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration markets. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.11%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.3. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Lennox International a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Lennox International as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, solid stock price performance, 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 Lennox International Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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