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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Capella Education (CPLA) - FREE Research Report

Dallas H James, who is Director at Capella Education, bought 1,859 shares at $53.79 on June 4, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 1,859 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 100% with the 1,859-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $54.06, up $0.27, or 0.49% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Capella Education go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 446
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 446
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 446

The average volume for Capella Education has been 113,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Capella Education has a market cap of $652.1 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 29.82% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Capella Education Company, through its subsidiaries, operates as an online postsecondary education services company primarily in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.77%. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.1. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Capella Education a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Capella Education as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and reasonable valuation levels. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Capella Education Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Cenveo (CVO) - FREE Research Report

Burton Robert G Sr, who is Chairman and CEO at Cenveo, bought 39,000 shares at $2.55 on June 4, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chairman and CEO owned 4.4 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.89% with the 39,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $2.55, up $0.00, or 0.18% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Cenveo go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 64,400
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 64,400
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 128,400

The average volume for Cenveo has been 329,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Cenveo has a market cap of $174.4 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 22.38% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Cenveo, Inc. provides print related products in the United States and internationally. It operates through three segments: Envelope, Print, and Label and Packaging. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Cenveo a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Cenveo as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its weak operating cash flow, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and poor profit margins. Get the full Cenveo Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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