Insider Trading Alert - HTLD, CBAK And OXM Traded By Insiders

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Friday, June 12, 2015, 76 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $100.00 to $5,841,705.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Heartland Express (HTLD) - FREE Research Report

Gordon Larry J., who is Director at Heartland Express, sold 200,000 shares at $21.24 on June 12, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 753,867 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 20.97% with the 200,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $20.80, down $0.44, or 2.13% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Heartland Express go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,000

The average volume for Heartland Express has been 565,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Heartland Express has a market cap of $1.9 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are down 22.33% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Heartland Express, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a short-to-medium haul truckload carrier of general commodities in the United States and Canada. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.37%. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.4. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Heartland Express a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Heartland Express as a buy. 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, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, good cash flow from operations and notable return on equity. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Heartland Express Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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China BAK Battery (CBAK) - FREE Research Report

Li Xiangqian, who is Chief Executive Officer at China BAK Battery, sold 59,813 shares at $3.73 on June 12, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 3.9 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.53% with the 59,813-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $3.66, down $0.07, or 1.95% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for China BAK Battery has been 105,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. China BAK Battery has a market cap of $45.8 million and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 96.22% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

China BAK Battery, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, focuses on developing, manufacturing, and selling energy high power lithium batteries in China and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 7.1. Currently, there are no analysts who rate China BAK Battery a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates China BAK Battery as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that revenues have generally been declining. Get the full China BAK Battery Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Oxford Industries (OXM) - FREE Research Report

Pillow Terry R, who is Ceo, Tommy Bahama Group at Oxford Industries, sold 5,000 shares at $86.08 on June 12, 2015. Following this transaction, the Ceo, Tommy Bahama Group owned 30,790 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 13.97% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $84.63, down $1.45, or 1.71% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Oxford Industries go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,555
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 18,537
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 18,537

The average volume for Oxford Industries has been 221,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Oxford Industries has a market cap of $1.4 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 52.06% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Oxford Industries, Inc., an apparel company, designs, sources, markets, and distributes products of company-owned lifestyle brands, licensed, and private labels apparel products worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.19%. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.8. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Oxford Industries a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Oxford Industries as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, revenue growth and reasonable valuation levels. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Oxford Industries Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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