Yesterday, Aug. 12, 2015, 119 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $99.99 to $15,899,263.45.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Proofpoint (PFPT) - FREE Research Report

Evan Dana L, who is Director at Proofpoint, sold 1,500 shares at $66.05 on Aug. 12, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 5,192 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 22.41% with the 1,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $63.25, down $2.80, or 4.43% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Proofpoint go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 7,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 54,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 209,751

The average volume for Proofpoint has been 592,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Proofpoint has a market cap of $2.6 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 32.34% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Proofpoint, Inc. provides threat protection, incident response, regulatory compliance, archiving, governance, eDiscovery, and secure communication solutions worldwide. Currently, there are 11 analysts who rate Proofpoint a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on PFPT - FREE

TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Proofpoint as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its disappointing return on equity, generally high debt management risk and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full Proofpoint Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

EXCLUSIVE OFFER: See inside Jim Cramer's multi-million dollar charitable trust portfolio to see the stocks he thinks could be potential winners. Click here to see his holdings for 14-days FREE.

ChannelAdvisor (ECOM) - FREE Research Report

Spitz David J, who is President and CEO at ChannelAdvisor, bought 4,500 shares at $11.75 on Aug. 12, 2015. Following this transaction, the President and CEO owned 438,238 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 1.04% with the 4,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $12.06, up $0.31, or 2.57% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for ChannelAdvisor go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,936
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,936
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,936

The average volume for ChannelAdvisor has been 176,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. ChannelAdvisor has a market cap of $291.7 million and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 45.55% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

ChannelAdvisor Corporation provides software-as-a-service solutions worldwide. The company's solutions allow its retailers and manufacturers to integrate, manage, monitor, and optimize their merchandise sales in various online channels. Currently, there are no analysts who rate ChannelAdvisor a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on ECOM - FREE

TheStreet Quant Ratings rates ChannelAdvisor as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its disappointing return on equity and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full ChannelAdvisor Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

EXCLUSIVE OFFER: See inside Jim Cramer's multi-million dollar charitable trust portfolio to see the stocks he thinks could be potential winners. Click here to see his holdings for 14-days FREE.

RCS Capital (RCAP) - FREE Research Report

Weil Edward M Jr., who is Chief Executive Officer at RCS Capital, bought 50,000 shares at $2.30 on Aug. 12, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 1.1 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 4.55% with the 50,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $2.59, up $0.29, or 11.31% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for RCS Capital go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 33,350
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5.0 million
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 390,585
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5.0 million
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 390,585
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 5.0 million

The average volume for RCS Capital has been 1.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. RCS Capital has a market cap of $182.1 million and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 79.49% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

RCS Capital Corporation engages in the independent retail advice, wholesale distribution, investment banking, capital markets, investment management, and investment research businesses. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.01%. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates RCS Capital a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on RCAP - FREE

TheStreet Quant Ratings rates RCS Capital as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, poor profit margins and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full RCS Capital Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

EXCLUSIVE OFFER: See inside Jim Cramer's multi-million dollar charitable trust portfolio to see the stocks he thinks could be potential winners. Click here to see his holdings for 14-days FREE.