Insider Trading Alert - TTWO, AGNC And FDEF Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, May 27, 2015, 82 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $945.00 to $3,999,999.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Take-Two Interactive Software (TTWO) - FREE Research Report

Sheresky Michael, who is Director at Take-Two Interactive Software, sold 826 shares at $27.50 on May 27, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 64,755 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.26% with the 826-share transaction.

Moses Jon J, who is Director at Take-Two Interactive Software, sold 69,520 shares at $27.36 on May 27, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 12,131 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 85.14% with the 69,520-share transaction.

Goldstein Lainie, who is Chief Financial Officer at Take-Two Interactive Software, sold 12,456 shares at $27.40 on May 27, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 550,471 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.21% with the 12,456-share transaction.

Emerson Daniel P, who is Exec. VP and General Counsel at Take-Two Interactive Software, sold 2,615 shares at $27.40 on May 27, 2015. Following this transaction, the Exec. VP and General Counsel owned 62,259 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.03% with the 2,615-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $27.70, up $0.30, or 1.07% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Take-Two Interactive Software go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 58,601
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 79,666
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 80,904

The average volume for Take-Two Interactive Software has been 2.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Take-Two Interactive Software has a market cap of $2.3 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 0.14% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. develops, publishes, and markets interactive entertainment for consumers worldwide. The company offers its products under the Rockstar Games and 2K labels. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate Take-Two Interactive Software a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Take-Two Interactive Software as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full Take-Two Interactive Software Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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American Capital Agency (AGNC) - FREE Research Report

Davis Morris A., who is Director at American Capital Agency, sold 1,253 shares at $20.76 on May 27, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 9,324 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.85% with the 1,253-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $20.63, down $0.13, or 0.63% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for American Capital Agency go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 7,876
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 112,195
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 126,485

The average volume for American Capital Agency has been 3.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. American Capital Agency has a market cap of $7.3 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 5.91% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

American Capital Agency Corp. operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT) in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 11.58%. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate American Capital Agency a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates American Capital Agency as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full American Capital Agency Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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First Defiance Financial (FDEF) - FREE Research Report

Boomer Stephen L, who is Director at First Defiance Financial, sold 400 shares at $34.97 on May 27, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 13,169 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.95% with the 400-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $35.38, up $0.41, or 1.16% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for First Defiance Financial go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,500
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,250
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,750
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 7,500

The average volume for First Defiance Financial has been 23,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. First Defiance Financial has a market cap of $325.8 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 4.87% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

First Defiance Financial Corp. operates as the holding company for First Federal Bank of the Midwest that provides financial services to communities based in northwest Ohio, northeast Indiana, and southeastern Michigan. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.27%. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.4. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates First Defiance Financial a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates First Defiance Financial as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and expanding profit margins. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full First Defiance Financial Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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