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Yesterday, April 22, 2015, 50 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $9.24 to $5,263,003.35.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

PetMed Express (PETS) - FREE Research Report

Rosenbloom Bruce S, who is Chief Financial Officer at PetMed Express, sold 500 shares at $17.00 on April 22, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 44,017 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.12% with the 500-share transaction.

Akdag Menderes, who is CEO & President at PetMed Express, sold 10,000 shares at $17.00 on April 22, 2015. Following this transaction, the CEO & President owned 528,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.86% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $17.23, up $0.23, or 1.33% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for PetMed Express go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 23,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 26,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 88,667

The average volume for PetMed Express has been 206,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. PetMed Express has a market cap of $344.1 million and is part of the health care sector and drugs industry. Shares are up 19.07% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

PetMed Express, Inc. and its subsidiaries, doing business as 1-800-PetMeds, operates as a pet pharmacy in the United States. The company markets prescription and non-prescription pet medications, health products, and supplies for dogs and cats. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.0. Currently, there are no analysts who rate PetMed Express a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates PetMed Express as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, increase in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full PetMed Express Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Dice Holdings (DHX) - FREE Research Report

Benson John, who is Chief Strategy Officer at Dice Holdings, sold 10,930 shares at $8.91 on April 22, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Strategy Officer owned 234,256 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.46% with the 10,930-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $8.90, down $0.01, or 0.11% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Dice Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 119,070
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 171,570
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 171,570

The average volume for Dice Holdings has been 444,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Dice Holdings has a market cap of $490.0 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 11.79% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Dice Holdings, Inc. provides specialized websites focused on select professional communities. The company operates through Tech & Clearance, Finance, Energy, Healthcare, and Hospitality segments. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.6. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Dice Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Dice Holdings 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 compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including weak operating cash flow and generally higher debt management risk. Get the full Dice Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Spectrum Brands Holdings (SPB) - FREE Research Report

Lumley David R, who is CEO and President GB&PC H&G at Spectrum Brands Holdings, sold 10,000 shares at $87.15 on April 22, 2015. Following this transaction, the CEO and President GB&PC H&G owned 81,145 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 10.97% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $87.32, up $0.17, or 0.19% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Spectrum Brands Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 17,067
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 17,067
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 20,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 251,758
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 107,785

The average volume for Spectrum Brands Holdings has been 291,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Spectrum Brands Holdings has a market cap of $4.6 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are down 8.55% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a consumer products company worldwide. The company operates through Global Batteries & Appliances, Global Pet Supplies, Home and Garden Business, and Hardware & Home Improvement segments. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.51%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.2. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate Spectrum Brands Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Spectrum Brands Holdings as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its reasonable valuation levels, expanding profit margins, solid stock price performance and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Spectrum Brands Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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