Insider Trading Alert - BFAM, CCOI And VLGEA Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 5, 2015, 84 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $500.00 to $1,572,413.89.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Bright Horizons Family Solutions (BFAM) - FREE Research Report

Paul Steven M, who is Director at Bright Horizons Family Solutions, sold 20,000 shares at $53.31 on May 5, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 763,650 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.55% with the 20,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $53.67, up $0.36, or 0.67% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Bright Horizons Family Solutions go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,400
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 25,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,400
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 25,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,400
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 83,214

The average volume for Bright Horizons Family Solutions has been 168,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Bright Horizons Family Solutions has a market cap of $3.3 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 14.64% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. provides child care, early education, and other services for employers and families. It operates through three segments: Full-Service Center-Based Child Care, Back-Up Dependent Care, and Other Educational Advisory Services. The company has a P/E ratio of 46.5. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Bright Horizons Family Solutions a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Bright Horizons Family Solutions as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, revenue growth, solid stock price performance, notable return on equity and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Bright Horizons Family Solutions Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Cogent Communications Holdings (CCOI) - FREE Research Report

Kilmer Henry W, who is VP of IP Engineering at Cogent Communications Holdings, sold 1,000 shares at $35.10 on May 5, 2015. Following this transaction, the VP of IP Engineering owned 43,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.27% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $34.95, down $0.15, or 0.43% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cogent Communications Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 19,685
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 54,100

The average volume for Cogent Communications Holdings has been 387,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Cogent Communications Holdings has a market cap of $1.6 billion and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are down 0.28% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides high-speed Internet access and Internet protocol communications service. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.63%. The company has a P/E ratio of 1764.5. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate Cogent Communications Holdings a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cogent Communications Holdings as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and premium valuation. Get the full Cogent Communications Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Village Super Market (VLGEA) - FREE Research Report

Estate of Perry Sumas, who is Shareholder at Village Super Market, sold 2,012 shares at $32.35 on May 5, 2015. Following this transaction, the Shareholder owned 997,381 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.2% with the 2,012-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $32.59, up $0.24, or 0.72% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Village Super Market go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 84,443
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 176,649
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 271,315

The average volume for Village Super Market has been 32,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Village Super Market has a market cap of $316.0 million and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are up 19.07% 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 3.07%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.9. 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, compelling growth in net income, good cash flow from operations and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. 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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