Insider Trading Alert - FTK, AZPN And MTRX 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:

Flotek Industries (FTK) - FREE Research Report

Hern Kenneth, who is Director at Flotek Industries, sold 4,000 shares at $12.16 on June 4, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 49,827 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.43% with the 4,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $12.48, up $0.32, or 2.59% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Flotek Industries go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 9,850
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 9,850
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 39,690

The average volume for Flotek Industries has been 1.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Flotek Industries has a market cap of $646.1 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 34.81% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Flotek Industries, Inc. develops and supplies oilfield products, services, and equipment to the oil, gas, and mining industries in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.6. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Flotek Industries a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Flotek Industries as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its reasonable valuation levels 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 Flotek Industries Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Aspen Technology (AZPN) - FREE Research Report

Hammond F G, who is Senior VP & General Counsel at Aspen Technology, sold 2,442 shares at $43.50 on June 4, 2015. Following this transaction, the Senior VP & General Counsel owned 33,385 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.82% with the 2,442-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $43.13, down $0.37, or 0.86% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Aspen Technology go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 30,375
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 30,375
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 53,202

The average volume for Aspen Technology has been 696,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Aspen Technology has a market cap of $3.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 22.93% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Aspen Technology, Inc. provides software and services to the process industries worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Subscription and Software, and Services. The company has a P/E ratio of 34.6. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Aspen Technology a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Aspen Technology as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Aspen Technology Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Matrix Service (MTRX) - FREE Research Report

Miller James Harry, who is Director at Matrix Service, bought 1,500 shares at $17.77 on June 4, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 6,944 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 27.55% with the 1,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $18.77, up $1.00, or 5.32% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Matrix Service go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,500

The average volume for Matrix Service has been 221,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Matrix Service has a market cap of $483.1 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 19.94% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Matrix Service Company provides engineering, fabrication, infrastructure, construction, and maintenance services primarily to the oil, gas, power, petrochemical, industrial, and mining and minerals markets in the United States and Canada. The company has a P/E ratio of 35.5. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Matrix Service a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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

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