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Yesterday, April 7, 2015, 43 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $107.54 to $3,085,320.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Baker Hughes (BHI) - FREE Research Report

Craighead Martin S, who is Chairman & CEO at Baker Hughes, sold 8,000 shares at $65.00 on April 7, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chairman & CEO owned 120,888 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.21% with the 8,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $64.44, down $0.56, or 0.87% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Baker Hughes go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,917
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 32,120
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 40,120

The average volume for Baker Hughes has been 4.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Baker Hughes has a market cap of $28.5 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 14.73% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Baker Hughes Incorporated supplies oilfield services, products, technology, and systems to the oil and natural gas industry worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.04%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.8. Currently, there are 16 analysts who rate Baker Hughes a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Baker Hughes as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, good cash flow from operations and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Baker Hughes Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Smith & Wesson (SWHC) - FREE Research Report

Cicero Robert J., who is Officer at Smith & Wesson, sold 4,630 shares at $13.02 on April 7, 2015. Following this transaction, the Officer owned 37,354 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.03% with the 4,630-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $12.96, down $0.06, or 0.45% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Smith & Wesson go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,800
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 9,950
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 15,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 11,450

The average volume for Smith & Wesson has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Smith & Wesson has a market cap of $695.2 million and is part of the industrial goods sector and aerospace/defense industry. Shares are up 37.59% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation manufactures and sells firearm products in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.8. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate Smith & Wesson a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Smith & Wesson as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Smith & Wesson Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Village Super Market (VLGEA) - FREE Research Report

Crystal Steven, who is Director at Village Super Market, sold 1,000 shares at $32.00 on April 7, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 952,066 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.1% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $32.35, up $0.35, or 1.08% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Village Super Market go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 53,236
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 99,185
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 192,148

The average volume for Village Super Market has been 22,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Village Super Market has a market cap of $310.2 million and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are up 17.76% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Village Super Market, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates a chain of supermarkets in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.13%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.5. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Village Super Market a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Village Super Market as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, reasonable valuation levels, compelling growth in net income and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Village Super Market Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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