Insider Trading Alert - MEMP, TXRH And GMCR Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 20, 2015, 100 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $186.58 to $190,703,600.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Memorial Production Partners (MEMP) - FREE Research Report

MRD Holdco LLC, who is Shareholder at Memorial Production Partners, sold 190,514 shares at $15.00 on May 20, 2015. Following this transaction, the Shareholder owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 190,514-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $15.03, up $0.03, or 0.2% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Memorial Production Partners go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 6,120
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 508,735
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 6,120
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 524,735
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 6,120
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 524,735

The average volume for Memorial Production Partners has been 819,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Memorial Production Partners has a market cap of $1.2 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 0.07% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Memorial Production Partners LP, through its subsidiary, engages in the acquisition, development, exploitation, and production of oil and natural gas properties. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 15.09%. The company has a P/E ratio of 45.6. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Memorial Production Partners a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Memorial Production Partners as a hold. Among the primary strengths of the company is its respectable return on equity which we feel is likely to continue. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full Memorial Production Partners Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Texas Roadhouse (TXRH) - FREE Research Report

Zarley James R, who is Director at Texas Roadhouse, bought 2,400 shares at $34.25 on May 20, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 97,900 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 2.51% with the 2,400-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $35.52, up $1.27, or 3.58% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Texas Roadhouse go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 29,221
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 29,221
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 29,221

The average volume for Texas Roadhouse has been 661,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Texas Roadhouse has a market cap of $2.5 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 5.24% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Texas Roadhouse, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a full-service restaurant company. The company operates its restaurants primarily under the Texas Roadhouse name. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.92%. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.9. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Texas Roadhouse a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 14 rate it a hold.

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

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Keurig Green Mountain (GMCR) - FREE Research Report

Reyes Jose Octavio, who is Director at Keurig Green Mountain, bought 15,000 shares at $89.82 on May 20, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 16,443 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 1039.5% with the 15,000-share transaction.

Steele Robert Allan, who is Director at Keurig Green Mountain, bought 2,500 shares at $88.76 on May 20, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 6,995 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 55.62% with the 2,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $91.05, up $2.29, or 2.52% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Keurig Green Mountain go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 11,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,258
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 11,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,258
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 25,100
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,258

The average volume for Keurig Green Mountain has been 2.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Keurig Green Mountain has a market cap of $13.7 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are down 32.38% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. produces and sells specialty coffee, coffeemakers, teas, and other beverages in the United States and Canada. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.29%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.6. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate Keurig Green Mountain a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Keurig Green Mountain as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity and expanding profit margins. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Keurig Green Mountain Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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