Insider Trading Alert - APO, PHX And AT Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 26, 2015, 91 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $232.50 to $546,600,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Apollo Global Management (APO) - FREE Research Report

Richards Pauline, who is Director at Apollo Global Management, bought 1,469 shares at $21.62 on May 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 26,532 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 5.86% with the 1,469-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $21.84, up $0.22, or 1.01% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Apollo Global Management go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 360
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 182,500
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 360
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 182,500
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 360
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 196,119

The average volume for Apollo Global Management has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Apollo Global Management has a market cap of $3.7 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 7.55% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Apollo Global Management, LLC is a publicly owned investment manager. It primarily provides its services to endowment and sovereign wealth funds, as well as other institutional and individual investors. The firm manages client focused portfolios. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 10.94%. The company has a P/E ratio of 55.8. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Apollo Global Management a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Apollo Global Management as a hold. The company's strongest point has been its expanding profit margins. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, deteriorating net income and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full Apollo Global Management Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Panhandle Oil and Gas (PHX) - FREE Research Report

Coffman Michael C, who is Chief Executive Officer at Panhandle Oil and Gas, sold 9,902 shares at $20.99 on May 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 307,122 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.12% with the 9,902-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $20.25, down $0.74, or 3.67% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Panhandle Oil and Gas go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,700
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 31,345
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,700
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 31,345
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,700
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 31,345

The average volume for Panhandle Oil and Gas has been 67,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Panhandle Oil and Gas has a market cap of $351.0 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 11.98% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc. acquires, develops, and manages oil and natural gas properties in the United States. The company produces and sells natural gas, crude oil, and natural gas liquids. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.75%. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.2. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Panhandle Oil and Gas a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Panhandle Oil and Gas as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Panhandle Oil and Gas Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Atlantic Power (AT) - FREE Research Report

Howell Kevin, who is Director at Atlantic Power, bought 30,000 shares at $3.20 on May 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 30,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 100% with the 30,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $3.19, down $0.01, or 0.31% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Atlantic Power go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 18,253
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 18,253
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 54,158

The average volume for Atlantic Power has been 787,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Atlantic Power has a market cap of $397.4 million and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are up 18.08% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Atlantic Power Corporation owns and operates a fleet of power generation assets in the United States and Canada. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.55%. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Atlantic Power a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Atlantic Power as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its generally high debt management risk, disappointing return on equity and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Atlantic Power Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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