Insider Trading Alert - CKEC, GWRE And WMGI Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 18, 2015, 93 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $500.00 to $575,784,180.28.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Carmike Cinemas (CKEC) - FREE Research Report

Passman S David Iii, who is President and CEO at Carmike Cinemas, sold 40,000 shares at $29.01 on May 18, 2015. Following this transaction, the President and CEO owned 199,207 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 16.72% with the 40,000-share transaction.

Hare Richard B, who is SVP-Finance, Treasurer and CFO at Carmike Cinemas, sold 22,560 shares at $28.83 on May 18, 2015. Following this transaction, the SVP-Finance, Treasurer and CFO owned 57,312 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 28.25% with the 22,560-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $28.80, down $0.03, or 0.1% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Carmike Cinemas go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 169
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 40,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 169
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 40,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 169
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 40,000

The average volume for Carmike Cinemas has been 302,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Carmike Cinemas has a market cap of $720.4 million and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are up 12.49% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Carmike Cinemas, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a motion picture exhibitor in the United States. The company operates digital cinema and 3-D cinema theatres that show films on a first-run basis; and discount theatres primarily serving mid-size non-urban markets. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate Carmike Cinemas a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Carmike Cinemas as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity, poor profit margins and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full Carmike Cinemas Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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