Insider Trading Alert - MENT, PRAA And KFRC 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:

Mentor Graphics (MENT) - FREE Research Report

Trebing Richard, who is Corporate Controller at Mentor Graphics, sold 5,461 shares at $26.74 on June 9, 2015. Following this transaction, the Corporate Controller owned 1,094 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 83.31% with the 5,461-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $26.98, up $0.24, or 0.89% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Mentor Graphics go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 100,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 100,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 100,000

The average volume for Mentor Graphics has been 663,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Mentor Graphics has a market cap of $3.1 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 21.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Mentor Graphics Corporation provides electronic design automation software and hardware solutions to automate the design, analysis, and testing of electro-mechanical systems, electronic hardware, and embedded systems software. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.82%. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.7. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Mentor Graphics a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Mentor Graphics 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, reasonable valuation levels, solid stock price performance and good cash flow from operations. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Mentor Graphics Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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PRA Group (PRAA) - FREE Research Report

Stern Neal, who is EVP of Operations at PRA Group, sold 4,336 shares at $57.84 on June 9, 2015. Following this transaction, the EVP of Operations owned 53,731 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.47% with the 4,336-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $59.30, up $1.46, or 2.46% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for PRA Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,818
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 35,818
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 35,818

The average volume for PRA Group has been 402,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. PRA Group has a market cap of $2.8 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 0.55% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

PRA Group, Inc., a financial and business service company, engages in the purchase, collection, and management of portfolios of defaulted consumer receivables in North America and Europe. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.0. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate PRA Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates PRA Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, notable return on equity and good cash flow from operations. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full PRA Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Kforce (KFRC) - FREE Research Report

Allred John, who is Director at Kforce, sold 2,500 shares at $22.50 on June 9, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 30,140 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.66% with the 2,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $23.05, up $0.55, or 2.39% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Kforce go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 9,800
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 19,345
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 419,578

The average volume for Kforce has been 111,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Kforce has a market cap of $664.3 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 7.21% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Kforce Inc. provides professional and technical specialty staffing services and solutions in the United States and internationally. The company operates through Technology (Tech), Finance and Accounting (FA), and Government Solutions (GS) segments. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.96%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.4. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Kforce a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Kforce 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, impressive record of earnings per share growth, reasonable valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Kforce Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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