Insider Trading Alert - ESCA, KMG And FHN Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, June 9, 2015, 89 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $352.00 to $81,483,250.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Escalade (ESCA) - FREE Research Report

Baalmann Richard Fenton JR, who is Director at Escalade, sold 3,000 shares at $18.57 on June 9, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 76,983 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.75% with the 3,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $18.98, up $0.41, or 2.17% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Escalade go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,728
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,728
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,728

The average volume for Escalade has been 23,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Escalade has a market cap of $262.8 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are up 24.12% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Escalade, Incorporated, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells sporting goods to retailers, dealers, and wholesalers primarily in North America and Europe. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.35%. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.0. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Escalade a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Escalade 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, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share and compelling growth in net income. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Escalade Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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