Insider Trading Alert - DGICA, TRC And SCX Traded By Insiders

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Friday, June 5, 2015, 80 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $368.50 to $15,580,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Donegal Group (DGICA) - FREE Research Report

Donegal Mutual Insurance Co, who is 10% Owner at Donegal Group, bought 50,000 shares at $14.80 on June 5, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 8.2 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.62% with the 50,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $14.79, down $0.01, or 0.07% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Donegal Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 50,072
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 371,407
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 374,972

The average volume for Donegal Group has been 21,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Donegal Group has a market cap of $326.2 million and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are down 7.45% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Donegal Group Inc., an insurance holding company, provides property and casualty insurance to businesses and individuals in the Mid-Atlantic, Midwestern, New England, and southern states. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.63%. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.1. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Donegal Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Donegal Group 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, increase in net income, good cash flow from operations and growth in earnings per share. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Donegal Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Tejon Ranch (TRC) - FREE Research Report

Towerview Llc, who is Director at Tejon Ranch, bought 13,789 shares at $24.70 on June 5, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 2.6 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.53% with the 13,789-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $25.04, up $0.34, or 1.36% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Tejon Ranch go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 13,049
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 18,072
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 18,072
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2,900

The average volume for Tejon Ranch has been 36,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Tejon Ranch has a market cap of $517.8 million and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 14.19% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Tejon Ranch Co. operates as a diversified real estate development and agribusiness company. The company operates through four segments: Commercial/Industrial Real Estate Development, Resort/Residential Real Estate Development, Mineral Resources, and Farming. The company has a P/E ratio of 83.5. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Tejon Ranch a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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

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L S Starrett (SCX) - FREE Research Report

Starrett Douglas A, who is Director at L S Starrett, bought 1,500 shares at $8.74 on June 5, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 46,504 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 3.33% with the 1,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $16.45, up $7.71, or 46.89% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for L S Starrett go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares bought: 3,233

The average volume for L S Starrett has been 12,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. L S Starrett has a market cap of $103.8 million and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are down 16.51% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

The L.S. Starrett Company manufactures and sells industrial, professional, and consumer measuring and cutting tools and related products primarily in North America, Brazil, China, and the United Kingdom. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.4%. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.1. Currently, there are no analysts who rate L S Starrett a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates L S Starrett as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and attractive valuation levels. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full L S Starrett Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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