Insider Trading Alert - PES, CPLA And CVO Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, June 4, 2015, 76 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $203.25 to $160,379,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Pioneer Energy Services (PES) - FREE Research Report

Thompson C John, who is Director at Pioneer Energy Services, sold 2,000 shares at $6.93 on June 4, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 21,995 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.34% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $6.75, down $0.18, or 2.59% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Pioneer Energy Services go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 7,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 7,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 7,000

The average volume for Pioneer Energy Services has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Pioneer Energy Services has a market cap of $460.0 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 23.29% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Pioneer Energy Services Corp., through its subsidiaries, provides drilling services and production services to oil and gas exploration and production companies in the United States and Colombia. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Pioneer Energy Services a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Pioneer Energy Services as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its feeble growth in its earnings per share, deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, poor profit margins and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Pioneer Energy Services Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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