Insider Trading Alert - FSIC, SFST And CTO Traded By Insiders

Yesterday, Aug. 24, 2015, 130 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $548.22 to $210,501,361.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

FS Investment (FSIC) - FREE Research Report

Heller Michael, who is Director at FS Investment, bought 5,235 shares at $9.54 on Aug. 24, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 37,400 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 16.28% with the 5,235-share transaction.

Coleman Sean K, who is Managing Director at FS Investment, bought 13,000 shares at $9.60 on Aug. 24, 2015. Following this transaction, the Managing Director owned 17,446 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 292.4% with the 13,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $9.76, up $0.16, or 1.64% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for FS Investment go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 7,690
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 8,570
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 53,830

The average volume for FS Investment has been 670,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. FS Investment has a market cap of $2.4 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 4.33% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

FS Investment Corporation is a business development company specializing in investments in debt securities. It seeks to purchase interests in loans through secondary market transactions or directly from the target companies as primary market investments. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 8.98%. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.7. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate FS Investment a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates FS Investment as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the growth in the company's net income has been quite unimpressive. Get the full FS Investment Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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