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Yesterday, March 31, 2015, 48 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $261.44 to $13,995,847.04.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

KCG Holdings (KCG) - FREE Research Report

Daniel V. Tierney 2011 Trust, who is 10% Owner at KCG Holdings, sold 46,502 shares at $12.38 on March 31, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 8.7 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.53% with the 46,502-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $12.31, down $0.07, or 0.61% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for KCG Holdings has been 316,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. KCG Holdings has a market cap of $1.5 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 5.24% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

KCG Holdings, Inc., an independent securities firm, provides various services designed to address trading needs across asset classes, product types, and time zones. The company operates through three segments: Market Making, Global Execution Services, and Corporate and Other. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.8. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate KCG Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates KCG Holdings as a sell. Among the areas we feel are negative, one of the most important has been poor profit margins. Get the full KCG Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Kellogg (K) - FREE Research Report

Kellogg W K Foundation Trust, who is 10% Owner at Kellogg, sold 215,900 shares at $64.83 on March 31, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 70.7 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.3% with the 215,900-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $65.80, up $0.97, or 1.48% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Kellogg go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 84,100
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 384,100
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1.1 million

The average volume for Kellogg has been 2.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Kellogg has a market cap of $23.3 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are up 0.78% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Kellogg Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets ready-to-eat cereal and convenience foods. The company operates through U.S. Morning Foods, U.S. Snacks, U.S. Specialty, North America Other, Europe, Latin America, and Asia Pacific segments. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.99%. The company has a P/E ratio of 37.4. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Kellogg a buy, 4 analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Kellogg as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, generally higher debt management risk and poor profit margins. Get the full Kellogg Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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SP Plus (SP) - FREE Research Report

Simmons Edward E, who is Exec Dir BD & Urban Solutions at SP Plus, sold 5,000 shares at $22.00 on March 31, 2015. Following this transaction, the Exec Dir BD & Urban Solutions owned 16,118 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 23.68% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $21.88, down $0.12, or 0.55% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for SP Plus go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,139
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,139
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 25,788

The average volume for SP Plus has been 38,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. SP Plus has a market cap of $487.3 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 13.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

SP Plus Corporation provides parking management, ground transportation, and other ancillary services to commercial, institutional, and municipal clients in the United States, Puerto Rico, and Canada. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.4. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate SP Plus a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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

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