Insider Trading Alert - BXS, EXLS And CPF Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, June 8, 2015, 79 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $600.00 to $33,225,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

BancorpSouth (BXS) - FREE Research Report

Cannon Deborah M, who is Director at BancorpSouth, bought 2,000 shares at $25.20 on June 8, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 2,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 100% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $25.13, down $0.07, or 0.29% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for BancorpSouth go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 25,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,619
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 25,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,799
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 25,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 8,128

The average volume for BancorpSouth has been 546,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. BancorpSouth has a market cap of $2.4 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 11.46% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

BancorpSouth, Inc. operates as a financial holding company for BancorpSouth Bank that provides commercial banking and financial services to individuals and small-to-medium size businesses. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.2%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.2. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate BancorpSouth a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates BancorpSouth as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full BancorpSouth Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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