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Yesterday, May 28, 2015, 91 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $529.45 to $86,394,898.20.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Aceto (ACET) - FREE Research Report

Alaimo Charles John, who is Senior Vice President at Aceto, sold 2,000 shares at $23.19 on May 28, 2015. Following this transaction, the Senior Vice President owned 14,435 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.17% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $23.13, down $0.06, or 0.26% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Aceto go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 7,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 7,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 22,164

The average volume for Aceto has been 119,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Aceto has a market cap of $700.5 million and is part of the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. Shares are up 8.34% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Aceto Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, sources, markets, sells, and distributes pharmaceutical intermediates and active ingredients, finished dosage form generics, nutraceutical products, agricultural protection products, and specialty chemicals. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1%. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.3. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Aceto a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Aceto 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, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and solid stock price performance. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Aceto Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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