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Yesterday, April 15, 2015, 48 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $81.85 to $422,748,916.10.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Chase (CCF) - FREE Research Report

Gack Lewis P, who is Director at Chase, sold 200 shares at $43.01 on April 15, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 9,954 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.97% with the 200-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $42.60, down $0.41, or 0.96% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Chase go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2,700

The average volume for Chase has been 11,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Chase has a market cap of $392.7 million and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 19.34% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Chase Corporation manufactures and sells protective materials for various applications in the United States and internationally. It operates in two segments, Industrial Materials and Construction Materials. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.4%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.4. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Chase a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Chase as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Chase Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Salesforce.com (CRM) - FREE Research Report

Benioff Marc, who is Chairman of the Board & CEO at Salesforce.com, sold 37,500 shares at $67.19 on April 15, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chairman of the Board & CEO owned 37.8 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.1% with the 37,500-share transaction.

Conway Craig, who is Director at Salesforce.com, sold 500 shares at $67.27 on April 15, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 8,916 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.31% with the 500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $67.53, up $0.26, or 0.39% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Salesforce.com go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 202,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 674,927
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1.3 million

The average volume for Salesforce.com has been 4.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Salesforce.com has a market cap of $43.5 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 13.32% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

salesforce.com, inc. provides enterprise cloud computing solutions, with a focus on customer relationship management to various businesses and industries worldwide. Currently, there are 25 analysts who rate Salesforce.com a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Salesforce.com as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance and increase in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing. Get the full Salesforce.com Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Kirkland's (KIRK) - FREE Research Report

Kirkland Carl, who is Director at Kirkland's, sold 138,100 shares at $23.01 on April 15, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 832,273 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.23% with the 138,100-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $23.68, up $0.67, or 2.83% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Kirkland's go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 476,770
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 476,770
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 501,770

The average volume for Kirkland's has been 151,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Kirkland's has a market cap of $396.8 million and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are up 0.04% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Kirkland's, Inc. operates as a specialty retailer of home decor and gifts in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.1. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Kirkland's a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Kirkland's 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, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and attractive valuation levels. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Kirkland's Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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