Insider Trading Alert - AMRK, CALD And KFRC Traded By Insiders

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Friday, May 15, 2015, 111 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,266.50 to $281,749,912.50.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

A-Mark Precious Metals (AMRK) - FREE Research Report

Lepine Beverley, who is Director at A-Mark Precious Metals, bought 1,000 shares at $11.08 on May 15, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 1,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 100% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $10.95, down $0.13, or 1.19% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for A-Mark Precious Metals go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,300
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 12,100
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 15,400

The average volume for A-Mark Precious Metals has been 11,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. A-Mark Precious Metals has a market cap of $76.2 million and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 9.83% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

A-Mark Precious Metals, Inc. operates as a precious metals trading company in North America, Europe, the Asia Pacific, Africa, Australia, and South America. It offers gold, silver, platinum, and palladium in the form of bars, plates, powder, wafers, grain, ingots, and coins. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.7.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates A-Mark Precious Metals as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its feeble growth in its earnings per share, unimpressive growth in net income, generally high debt management risk, poor profit margins and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full A-Mark Precious Metals Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Callidus Software (CALD) - FREE Research Report

Duan Jimmy C., who is SVP, Chief Technology Officer at Callidus Software, sold 12,202 shares at $14.38 on May 15, 2015. Following this transaction, the SVP, Chief Technology Officer owned 337,742 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.49% with the 12,202-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $14.39, up $0.01, or 0.07% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Callidus Software go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 23,916
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 23,916
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 38,916

The average volume for Callidus Software has been 448,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Callidus Software has a market cap of $793.7 million and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 12.37% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Callidus Software Inc. provides enterprise software and related services to telecommunications, insurance, banking, and technology markets worldwide. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate Callidus Software a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Callidus Software as a hold. 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 and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the growth in the company's net income has been quite unimpressive. Get the full Callidus Software Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Kforce (KFRC) - FREE Research Report

Kelly David M, who is Sr VP, Chief Financial Officer at Kforce, sold 5,000 shares at $22.02 on May 15, 2015. Following this transaction, the Sr VP, Chief Financial Officer owned 112,210 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.27% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $22.45, up $0.43, or 1.94% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Kforce go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 288,961
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 531,278

The average volume for Kforce has been 127,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Kforce has a market cap of $656.4 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 8.08% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Kforce Inc. provides professional and technical specialty staffing services and solutions in the United States and internationally. The company operates through Technology (Tech), Finance and Accounting (FA), and Government Solutions (GS) segments. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.98%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.2. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Kforce a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Kforce as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Kforce Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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