Insider Trading Alert - GBNK, VVI And PTX Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 6, 2015, 74 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $199.44 to $8,899,995.42.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Guaranty Bancorp (GBNK) - FREE Research Report

DiPetro Michael J, who is EVP, Retail Banking Manager at Guaranty Bancorp, sold 689 shares at $16.09 on May 6, 2015. Following this transaction, the EVP, Retail Banking Manager owned 14,010 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.69% with the 689-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $16.13, up $0.04, or 0.25% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Guaranty Bancorp go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 20
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,909
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 20
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,909
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 20
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2,909

The average volume for Guaranty Bancorp has been 112,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Guaranty Bancorp has a market cap of $331.1 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 10.66% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Guaranty Bancorp operates as the bank holding company for Guaranty Bank and Trust Company that provides various banking products and services to consumers, and small to medium-sized businesses. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.5%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.0. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Guaranty Bancorp a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Guaranty Bancorp as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins, increase in net income, solid stock price performance and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Guaranty Bancorp Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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