Insider Trading Alert - NOR, WINA And JAH 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:

Noranda Aluminum (NOR) - FREE Research Report

Croft Scott M, who is Pres-Primary & Value Added Bus at Noranda Aluminum, sold 30,400 shares at $2.04 on May 27, 2015. Following this transaction, the Pres-Primary & Value Added Bus owned 58,951 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 34.02% with the 30,400-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $1.86, down $0.18, or 9.45% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Noranda Aluminum go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 155,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 20,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 155,086
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 20,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 155,086
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 20,000

The average volume for Noranda Aluminum has been 979,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Noranda Aluminum has a market cap of $139.8 million and is part of the basic materials sector and metals & mining industry. Shares are down 42.33% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Noranda Aluminum Holding Corporation produces and sells primary aluminum and rolled aluminum coils in the United States. The company's Bauxite segment mines, produces, and sells bauxite used for alumina production. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.98%. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Noranda Aluminum a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Noranda Aluminum as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its generally high debt management risk, poor profit margins and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Noranda Aluminum Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Winmark (WINA) - FREE Research Report

Wilson Mark L, who is Director at Winmark, sold 3,000 shares at $91.20 on May 27, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 36,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.69% with the 3,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $90.20, down $1.00, or 1.11% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Winmark go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 74,965
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 74,965
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 74,965

The average volume for Winmark has been 6,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Winmark has a market cap of $441.6 million and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are up 3.04% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Winmark Corporation operates as a franchisor of five retail store concepts that buy, sell, trade, and consign merchandise. It operates in two segments, Franchising and Leasing. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.32%. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.2.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Winmark as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust 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. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Winmark Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Jarden (JAH) - FREE Research Report

Heckmann Richard J, who is Director at Jarden, sold 4,250 shares at $54.20 on May 27, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 89,363 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.54% with the 4,250-share transaction.

Sansone Richard T, who is EVP, Operations at Jarden, sold 15,000 shares at $53.33 on May 27, 2015. Following this transaction, the EVP, Operations owned 299,302 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.77% with the 15,000-share transaction.

LeFevre Alan W, who is EVP - Finance & CFO at Jarden, sold 13,000 shares at $54.17 on May 27, 2015. Following this transaction, the EVP - Finance & CFO owned 241,731 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.1% with the 13,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $54.00, down $0.17, or 0.31% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Jarden go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 299,999
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 319,999
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 350,929

The average volume for Jarden has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Jarden has a market cap of $10.2 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are up 13.14% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Jarden Corporation manufactures, markets, and distributes consumer products worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 55.4. Currently, there are 12 analysts who rate Jarden a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Jarden as a hold. Among the primary strengths of the company is its solid stock price performance. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. Get the full Jarden Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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