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Yesterday, March 18, 2015, 90 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $500.00 to $102,376,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Diamond Offshore Drilling (DO) - FREE Research Report

Loews Corp, who is 10% Owner at Diamond Offshore Drilling, bought 218,781 shares at $26.61 on March 18, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 72.9 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.3% with the 218,781-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $27.31, up $0.70, or 2.56% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Diamond Offshore Drilling go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 685,373
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 685,373
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2.6 million

The average volume for Diamond Offshore Drilling has been 1.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Diamond Offshore Drilling has a market cap of $3.7 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 23.75% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. provides contract drilling services to the energy industry worldwide. The company provides services in floater market, such as ultra-deepwater, deepwater, and mid-water; and non-floater or jack-up market. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.86%. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.5. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Diamond Offshore Drilling a buy, 7 analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Diamond Offshore Drilling as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, reasonable valuation levels and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity, a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full Diamond Offshore Drilling Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Cimpress (CMPR) - FREE Research Report

Blake Katryn, who is Pres, Vistaprint Business Unit at Cimpress, sold 3,285 shares at $82.11 on March 18, 2015. Following this transaction, the Pres, Vistaprint Business Unit owned 16,612 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 16.51% with the 3,285-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $84.18, up $2.07, or 2.46% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cimpress go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,800
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,800
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 18,479

The average volume for Cimpress has been 225,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Cimpress has a market cap of $2.7 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 11.5% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Vistaprint N.V. operates as an online supplier of coordinated portfolios of marketing products and services to micro businesses worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 30.7. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Cimpress a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cimpress as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust 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 Cimpress Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Finisar (FNSR) - FREE Research Report

Young Joseph A, who is Exec. VP Global Operations at Finisar, sold 5,435 shares at $22.62 on March 18, 2015. Following this transaction, the Exec. VP Global Operations owned 202,242 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.62% with the 5,435-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $22.66, up $0.04, or 0.16% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Finisar go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,242
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,242
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 7,496

The average volume for Finisar has been 1.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Finisar has a market cap of $2.3 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer hardware industry. Shares are up 16.74% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Finisar Corporation provides optical subsystems and components for data communication and telecommunication applications in the United States, Malaysia, China, and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 72.3. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Finisar a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Finisar as a hold. 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 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, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. Get the full Finisar Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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