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:

Kronos Worldwide (KRO) - FREE Research Report

O Brien Bobby D, who is Vice Chairman, President, CEO at Kronos Worldwide, bought 11,082 shares at $7.45 on Aug. 24, 2015. Following this transaction, the Vice Chairman, President, CEO owned 13,082 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 554.1% with the 11,082-share transaction.

Watson Steven L, who is Chairman of the Board at Kronos Worldwide, bought 6,000 shares at $7.53 on Aug. 24, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chairman of the Board owned 212,902 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 2.9% with the 6,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $7.22, down $0.31, or 4.32% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Kronos Worldwide go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 77,700
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 77,700
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 87,700

The average volume for Kronos Worldwide has been 304,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Kronos Worldwide has a market cap of $861.0 million and is part of the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. Shares are down 44.93% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Kronos Worldwide, Inc. produces and markets titanium dioxide pigments (TiO2) worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 8.08%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.1. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Kronos Worldwide a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Kronos Worldwide 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, weak operating cash flow and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Kronos Worldwide Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Gran Tierra Energy (GTE) - FREE Research Report

Nightingale Duncan, who is Executive Vice President at Gran Tierra Energy, bought 11,600 shares at $1.93 on Aug. 24, 2015. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 161,101 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 7.76% with the 11,600-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $1.99, up $0.06, or 2.85% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Gran Tierra Energy go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 104,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 400,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 338,400
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 400,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 338,400
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 400,000

The average volume for Gran Tierra Energy has been 979,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Gran Tierra Energy has a market cap of $569.4 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 50.39% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

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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NuStar GP Holdings (NSH) - FREE Research Report

Greehey William E, who is Director at NuStar GP Holdings, bought 14,000 shares at $32.10 on Aug. 24, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 8.4 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.17% with the 14,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $31.98, down $0.12, or 0.37% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for NuStar GP Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 150,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 150,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 180,000

The average volume for NuStar GP Holdings has been 124,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. NuStar GP Holdings has a market cap of $1.4 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 11.04% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

NuStar GP Holdings, LLC, through its ownership interests in NuStar Energy L.P., engages in the transportation of petroleum products and anhydrous ammonia; terminalling and storage of petroleum products; and marketing of petroleum products. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 6.88%. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.2. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate NuStar GP Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates NuStar GP Holdings as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its notable return on equity, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the stock has had a generally disappointing performance in the past year. Get the full NuStar GP Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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