Insider Trading Alert - ALG, MATX And SNI Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 14, 2015, 102 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $67.14 to $168,133,945.20.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Alamo Group (ALG) - FREE Research Report

Baty Roderick R, who is Director at Alamo Group, bought 2,000 shares at $52.84 on May 14, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 12,204 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 19.6% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $52.81, down $0.03, or 0.06% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Alamo Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 12,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 29,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 31,300

The average volume for Alamo Group has been 53,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Alamo Group has a market cap of $597.8 million and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 8.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Alamo Group Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells agricultural equipment and infrastructure maintenance equipment for governmental and industrial use primarily in the United States, the United Kingdom, France, Canada, and Australia. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.61%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.1. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Alamo Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Alamo Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, increase in stock price during the past year, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Alamo Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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