Insider Trading Alert - BRCM, BOOM And INDB 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:

Broadcom (BRCM) - FREE Research Report

Major John E, who is Director at Broadcom, sold 1,000 shares at $44.28 on May 5, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 32,925 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.95% with the 1,000-share transaction.

Fiorillo Cindy, who is SVP, Finance & Corp Controller at Broadcom, sold 580 shares at $44.28 on May 5, 2015. Following this transaction, the SVP, Finance & Corp Controller owned 93,301 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.62% with the 580-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $45.19, up $0.91, or 2.01% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Broadcom go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 41,119
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 140,539

The average volume for Broadcom has been 6.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Broadcom has a market cap of $25.0 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 4.94% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Broadcom Corporation provides semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications. Its products offer voice, video, data, and multimedia connectivity in the home, office, and mobile environments. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.23%. The company has a P/E ratio of 39.9. Currently, there are 21 analysts who rate Broadcom a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Broadcom 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 expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Broadcom Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Dynamic Materials (BOOM) - FREE Research Report

Graff Richard P, who is Director at Dynamic Materials, sold 2,000 shares at $13.26 on May 5, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 19,795 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 9.18% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $13.18, down $0.08, or 0.61% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Dynamic Materials go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 18,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 18,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 19,800

The average volume for Dynamic Materials has been 103,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Dynamic Materials has a market cap of $188.8 million and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are down 16.67% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Dynamic Materials Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates in the energy, industrial, and infrastructure markets worldwide. It operates in two segments, NobelClad and DynaEnergetics. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.2%. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Dynamic Materials a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Dynamic Materials as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, poor profit margins, weak operating cash flow and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Dynamic Materials Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Independent Bank (INDB) - FREE Research Report

Lundquist Jane, who is Executive Vice President at Independent Bank, sold 1,300 shares at $41.54 on May 5, 2015. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 31,480 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.97% with the 1,300-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $41.82, up $0.28, or 0.67% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Independent Bank go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 784
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 784
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 7,366
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 784
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 7,366

The average volume for Independent Bank has been 102,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Independent Bank has a market cap of $1.1 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are down 2.97% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Independent Bank Corp. operates as the holding company for Rockland Trust Company that provides banking products and services primarily to small-to-medium sized businesses and individuals in Massachusetts. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.5%. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.9. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Independent Bank a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Independent Bank as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Independent Bank Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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