Insider Trading Alert - RSPP, XCO And MATX Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 7, 2015, 75 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $130.56 to $50,650,057.80.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

RSP Permian (RSPP) - FREE Research Report

Huck William, who is VP, Operations at RSP Permian, sold 6,000 shares at $29.01 on May 7, 2015. Following this transaction, the VP, Operations owned 470,981 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.26% with the 6,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $27.73, down $1.28, or 4.62% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for RSP Permian go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 86,900
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2.6 million
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 22,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2.7 million

The average volume for RSP Permian has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. RSP Permian has a market cap of $2.4 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 11.34% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

RSP Permian, Inc., an independent oil and natural gas company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of unconventional oil and associated liquids-rich natural gas reserves in the Permian Basin of West Texas. The company has a P/E ratio of 933.0. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate RSP Permian a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates RSP Permian as a sell. The area that we feel has been the company's primary weakness has been its relatively poor performance when compared with the S&P 500 during the past year. Get the full RSP Permian Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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