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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:

Advanced Energy Industries (AEIS) - FREE Research Report

Ball Frederick, who is Director at Advanced Energy Industries, sold 2,500 shares at $25.36 on March 18, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 30,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.69% with the 2,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $25.89, up $0.53, or 2.05% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Advanced Energy Industries go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,500
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 30,377

The average volume for Advanced Energy Industries has been 398,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Advanced Energy Industries has a market cap of $1.0 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 7.81% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Advanced Energy Industries, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, sells, and supports power conversion and control products that transform power into various usable forms. The company operates through two segments, Precision Power Products and Inverters. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.3. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Advanced Energy Industries a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Advanced Energy Industries as a buy. 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, reasonable valuation levels, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Advanced Energy Industries Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Flanigan's (BDL) - FREE Research Report

Kastner Jeffrey D, who is CFO & Secretary at Flanigan's, sold 1,500 shares at $32.80 on March 18, 2015. Following this transaction, the CFO & Secretary owned 10,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 13.04% with the 1,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $32.83, up $0.03, or 0.08% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Flanigan's go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,207
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 8,823
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 8,823

The average volume for Flanigan's has been 11,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Flanigan's has a market cap of $59.5 million and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 9.44% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Flanigan's Enterprises, Inc. operates a chain of full-service restaurants and package liquor stores in South Florida. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.47%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.2.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Flanigan's as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and reasonable valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Flanigan's Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Tejon Ranch (TRC) - FREE Research Report

Tuomi Frederick C, who is Director at Tejon Ranch, bought 5,000 shares at $24.26 on March 18, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 5,930 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 537.63% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $25.25, up $0.99, or 3.92% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Tejon Ranch go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 250
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 250
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 5,930

The average volume for Tejon Ranch has been 41,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Tejon Ranch has a market cap of $493.2 million and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 17.31% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Tejon Ranch Co., through its subsidiaries, operates as a real estate development and agribusiness company. The company operates in four business segments: Commercial/Industrial Real Estate Development, Resort/Residential Real Estate Development, Mineral Resources, and Farming. The company has a P/E ratio of 88.5. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Tejon Ranch a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Tejon Ranch as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and poor profit margins. Get the full Tejon Ranch Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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