Friday, Aug. 21, 2015, 85 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $378.00 to $15,686,130.39.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Atlantic Power (AT) - FREE Research Report

Howell Kevin, who is Director at Atlantic Power, bought 10,000 shares at $2.12 on Aug. 21, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 50,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 25% with the 10,000-share transaction.

Historical insider transactions for Atlantic Power go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 90,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 150,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 300,253

The average volume for Atlantic Power has been 745,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Atlantic Power has a market cap of $272.1 million and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are down 21.03% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Atlantic Power Corporation owns and operates a fleet of power generation assets in the United States and Canada. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.22%. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Atlantic Power a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Atlantic Power as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow, poor profit margins, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and generally high debt management risk. Get the full Atlantic Power Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Facebook (FB) - FREE Research Report

Wehner David M., who is Chief Financial Officer at Facebook, sold 8,072 shares at $93.56 on Aug. 21, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 20,377 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 28.37% with the 8,072-share transaction.

Fischer David B., who is VP Marketing & Bus. Part. at Facebook, sold 25,000 shares at $94.65 on Aug. 21, 2015. Following this transaction, the VP Marketing & Bus. Part. owned 295,262 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.81% with the 25,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $83.12, down $11.53, or 13.87% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Facebook go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 27,327
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 177,753
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 318,775

The average volume for Facebook has been 27.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Facebook has a market cap of $215.4 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are up 10.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Facebook, Inc. operates as a social networking company worldwide. It provides a set of development tools and application programming interfaces that enable developers to integrate with Facebook to create mobile and Web applications. The company has a P/E ratio of 92.4. Currently, there are 27 analysts who rate Facebook a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Facebook as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Facebook Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Federated National (FNHC) - FREE Research Report

Simberg Bruce, who is Shareholder at Federated National, bought 2,000 shares at $22.44 on Aug. 21, 2015. Following this transaction, the Shareholder owned 495,365 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.41% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $21.50, down $0.94, or 4.37% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Federated National go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,735
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,735
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,735

The average volume for Federated National has been 122,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Federated National has a market cap of $330.5 million and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are down 9.27% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Federated National Holding Company, through its subsidiaries, engages in insurance underwriting, distribution, and claims processing in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.72%. The company has a P/E ratio of 8.1. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Federated National a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Federated National as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Federated National Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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