Insider Trading Alert - LXU, CNBKA And FWV Traded By Insiders

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Friday, May 22, 2015, 89 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,297.00 to $237,892,500.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

LSB Industries (LXU) - FREE Research Report

White Lynn F, who is Director at LSB Industries, bought 1,000 shares at $43.34 on May 22, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 1,300 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 333.33% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $42.18, down $1.16, or 2.75% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for LSB Industries go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 6,150
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 54,467
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 6,150
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 54,467
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 6,150
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 54,467

The average volume for LSB Industries has been 189,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. LSB Industries has a market cap of $977.5 million and is part of the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. Shares are up 36.77% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

LSB Industries, Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells chemical products, water source and geothermal heat pumps, and air handling products. The company operates in two segments, Chemical Business and Climate Control Business. The company has a P/E ratio of 69.3. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate LSB Industries a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates LSB Industries 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 and solid stock price performance. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full LSB Industries Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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