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:

Gran Tierra Energy (GTE) - FREE Research Report

Nightingale Duncan, who is Executive Vice President at Gran Tierra Energy, bought 7,000 shares at $2.08 on Aug. 21, 2015. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 149,501 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 4.91% with the 7,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $1.93, down $0.15, or 7.94% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Gran Tierra Energy go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 97,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 400,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 331,400
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 400,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 331,400
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 400,000

The average volume for Gran Tierra Energy has been 995,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Gran Tierra Energy has a market cap of $574.9 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 46.75% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Gran Tierra Energy Inc., an independent energy company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of oil and gas properties in Colombia, Peru, and Brazil. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Gran Tierra Energy a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Gran Tierra Energy as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its feeble growth in its earnings per share, deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Gran Tierra Energy Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Tejon Ranch (TRC) - FREE Research Report

Lyda Allen E, who is Executive Vice President/ CFO at Tejon Ranch, bought 1,000 shares at $22.90 on Aug. 21, 2015. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President/ CFO owned 77,259 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 1.31% with the 1,000-share transaction.

Bielli Gregory S., who is President/ CEO at Tejon Ranch, bought 1,000 shares at $22.84 on Aug. 21, 2015. Following this transaction, the President/ CEO owned 8,321 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 13.66% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $22.59, down $0.25, or 1.08% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Tejon Ranch go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 17,410
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 35,782
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,000

The average volume for Tejon Ranch has been 36,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Tejon Ranch has a market cap of $508.1 million and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 22.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Tejon Ranch Co. operates as a diversified real estate development and agribusiness company. The company operates through four segments: Commercial/Industrial Real Estate Development, Resort/Residential Real Estate Development, Mineral Resources, and Farming. The company has a P/E ratio of 84.2. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Tejon Ranch a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Tejon Ranch as a hold. The company's strongest point has been its expanding profit margins. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and unimpressive growth in net income. Get the full Tejon Ranch Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Coty (COTY) - FREE Research Report

JAB Cosmetics B.V., who is 10% Owner at Coty, bought 543,900 shares at $28.84 on Aug. 21, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 2.0 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 37.99% with the 543,900-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $27.93, down $0.91, or 3.26% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Coty go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1.4 million
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 26,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1.5 million
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 26,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1.5 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1.7 million

The average volume for Coty has been 1.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Coty has a market cap of $2.9 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 36.98% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Coty Inc., together with its subsidiaries, is engaged in the manufacture, marketing, and distribution of women's and men's fragrances, color cosmetics, and skin and body care related products worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.7%. The company has a P/E ratio of 44.8. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Coty a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Coty as a hold. 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 and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk and premium valuation. Get the full Coty Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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