Insider Trading Alert - AFL, PSEC And CACC Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 12, 2015, 114 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $100.00 to $4,322,819.24.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Aflac (AFL) - FREE Research Report

Moskowitz Joseph L, who is Director at Aflac, bought 1,000 shares at $64.03 on May 12, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 3,256 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 44.33% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $63.69, down $0.34, or 0.53% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Aflac go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,433
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 12,238
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 72,737

The average volume for Aflac has been 1.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Aflac has a market cap of $27.7 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 4.58% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Aflac Incorporated, through its subsidiary, American Family Life Assurance Company of Columbus, provides supplemental health and life insurance products. It operates through two segments, Aflac Japan and Aflac U.S. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.44%. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.0. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Aflac a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 11 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Aflac as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, attractive valuation levels, increase in stock price during the past year and notable return on equity. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat weak growth in earnings per share. Get the full Aflac Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Prospect Capital Corporation (PSEC) - FREE Research Report

Eliasek M Grier, who is Cheif Operating Officer at Prospect Capital Corporation, bought 30,000 shares at $8.00 on May 12, 2015. Following this transaction, the Cheif Operating Officer owned 302,196 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 11.02% with the 30,000-share transaction.

Stark Eugene S, who is Director at Prospect Capital Corporation, bought 2,000 shares at $8.00 on May 12, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 28,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 7.69% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $8.09, up $0.09, or 1.11% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Prospect Capital Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 553,200

The average volume for Prospect Capital Corporation has been 2.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Prospect Capital Corporation has a market cap of $2.9 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 3.27% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Prospect Capital Corporation is a business development company. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 12.52%. The company has a P/E ratio of 8.1. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Prospect Capital Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Prospect Capital Corporation as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, feeble growth in the company's earnings per share and disappointing return on equity. Get the full Prospect Capital Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Credit Acceptance (CACC) - FREE Research Report

Roberts Brett A, who is Chief Executive Officer at Credit Acceptance, sold 7,930 shares at $229.33 on May 12, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 257,733 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.98% with the 7,930-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $230.90, up $1.57, or 0.68% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Credit Acceptance go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,575
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,575
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 4,575

The average volume for Credit Acceptance has been 59,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Credit Acceptance has a market cap of $4.7 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 67.35% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Credit Acceptance Corporation provides automobile dealers financing programs, and related products and services that enable them to sell vehicles to consumers. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.3. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Credit Acceptance a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Credit Acceptance as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and good cash flow from operations. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Credit Acceptance Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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