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Yesterday, April 21, 2015, 38 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $259.00 to $5,226,379.88.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

State Auto Financial (STFC) - FREE Research Report

State Automobile Mutual Insurance Co, who is 10% Owner at State Auto Financial, bought 1,200 shares at $24.50 on April 21, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 25.8 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0% with the 1,200-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $23.47, down $1.03, or 4.37% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for State Auto Financial go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 83,071
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 172,187
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 275,491

The average volume for State Auto Financial has been 35,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. State Auto Financial has a market cap of $999.1 million and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 7.29% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

State Auto Financial Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in writing personal, business, and specialty insurance products. It operates through four segments: Personal insurance, Business insurance, Specialty insurance, and Investment operations. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.65%. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.3. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates State Auto Financial a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates State Auto Financial 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, solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income and attractive valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full State Auto Financial Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Kingsway Financial Services (KFS) - FREE Research Report

Swets Larry G Jr, who is President and CEO at Kingsway Financial Services, bought 368 shares at $5.66 on April 21, 2015. Following this transaction, the President and CEO owned 2.0 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.02% with the 368-share transaction.

Baqar Hassan, who is Vice President at Kingsway Financial Services, bought 124 shares at $5.66 on April 21, 2015. Following this transaction, the Vice President owned 143,868 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.09% with the 124-share transaction.

Hickey William August Jr, who is Executive VP, COO, and CFO at Kingsway Financial Services, bought 264 shares at $5.66 on April 21, 2015. Following this transaction, the Executive VP, COO, and CFO owned 285,516 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.09% with the 264-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $5.59, down $0.07, or 1.33% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Kingsway Financial Services go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 743
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 25,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 3,678
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 25,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 7,445
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 25,000

The average volume for Kingsway Financial Services has been 21,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Kingsway Financial Services has a market cap of $109.4 million and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 0.72% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Kingsway Financial Services Inc., through its subsidiaries, is engaged in the provision of property and casualty insurance products for individuals and businesses in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Insurance Underwriting and Insurance Services. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Kingsway Financial Services a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Kingsway Financial Services as a sell. Among the areas we feel are negative, one of the most important has been very high debt management risk by most measures. Get the full Kingsway Financial Services Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Incyte (INCY) - FREE Research Report

Wenqing Yao, who is EVP, Discovery Medicinal and P at Incyte, sold 7,150 shares at $102.04 on April 21, 2015. Following this transaction, the EVP, Discovery Medicinal and P owned 21,539 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 24.92% with the 7,150-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $109.80, up $7.76, or 7.07% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Incyte go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 15,031
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 135,031
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 185,031

The average volume for Incyte has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Incyte has a market cap of $18.3 billion and is part of the health care sector and drugs industry. Shares are up 49.34% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Incyte Corporation, a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the discovery, development, and commercialization of proprietary therapeutics primarily for oncology. Currently, there are 11 analysts who rate Incyte a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Incyte as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and robust revenue growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the growth in the company's net income has been quite unimpressive. Get the full Incyte Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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