Insider Trading Alert - SPB, GEO And CLH 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:

Spectrum Brands Holdings (SPB) - FREE Research Report

Maura David M, who is Director at Spectrum Brands Holdings, bought 3,500 shares at $96.29 on June 4, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 225,287 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 1.58% with the 3,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $96.37, up $0.08, or 0.08% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Spectrum Brands Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 3.0 million
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 3.0 million
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 30,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 3.1 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 51,500

The average volume for Spectrum Brands Holdings has been 350,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Spectrum Brands Holdings has a market cap of $5.1 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 0.13% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a consumer products company worldwide. The company operates through Global Batteries & Appliances, Global Pet Supplies, Home and Garden Business, and Hardware & Home Improvement segments. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.37%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.3. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate Spectrum Brands Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Spectrum Brands Holdings as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, notable return on equity and expanding profit margins. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Spectrum Brands Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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GEO Group (GEO) - FREE Research Report

Glanton Richard H, who is Director at GEO Group, sold 625 shares at $38.27 on June 4, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 1,451 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 30.11% with the 625-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $36.87, down $1.40, or 3.8% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for GEO Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 100,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,440
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 100,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,440
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 100,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 14,715

The average volume for GEO Group has been 549,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. GEO Group has a market cap of $2.8 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 7.43% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

The GEO Group, Inc. provides government-outsourced services specializing in the management of correctional, detention, and re-entry facilities, and the provision of community based services and youth services in the United States, Australia, South Africa, the United Kingdom, and Canada. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 6.59%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.0. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate GEO Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates GEO Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, increase in net income, notable return on equity and solid stock price performance. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full GEO Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Clean Harbors (CLH) - FREE Research Report

Parry David M, who is Officer at Clean Harbors, sold 5,044 shares at $55.72 on June 4, 2015. Following this transaction, the Officer owned 34,942 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.61% with the 5,044-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $55.95, up $0.23, or 0.41% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Clean Harbors go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 25,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 9,523
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 25,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 10,546
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 25,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 23,869

The average volume for Clean Harbors has been 422,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Clean Harbors has a market cap of $3.3 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 16.02% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Clean Harbors, Inc. provides environmental, energy, and industrial services in North America. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Clean Harbors a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Clean Harbors as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its good cash flow from operations and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. Get the full Clean Harbors Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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