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:

Columbia Property (CXP) - FREE Research Report

Dixon John L., who is Director at Columbia Property, bought 2,000 shares at $21.96 on Aug. 24, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 19,747 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 11.27% with the 2,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $22.20, up $0.24, or 1.08% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Columbia Property go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,000

The average volume for Columbia Property has been 717,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Columbia Property has a market cap of $2.9 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 13.96% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Columbia Property Trust, Inc is an equity real estate investment trust. The firm invests in the real estate markets of the United States. It focuses on investing in and managing high-quality commercial office properties. The firm was formerly known as Wells Real Estate Investment Trust II Inc. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 5.22%. The company has a P/E ratio of 29.9. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Columbia Property a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Columbia Property as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including poor profit margins and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full Columbia Property Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Main Street Capital Corporation (MAIN) - FREE Research Report

Canon Joseph E, who is Director at Main Street Capital Corporation, bought 209 shares at $29.43 on Aug. 24, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 45,673 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.46% with the 209-share transaction.

Magdol David L., who is Chief Invest. Officer and SMD at Main Street Capital Corporation, bought 276 shares at $29.43 on Aug. 24, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Invest. Officer and SMD owned 276,405 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.1% with the 276-share transaction.

Hyzak Dwayne L., who is Coo, Smd at Main Street Capital Corporation, bought 337 shares at $29.43 on Aug. 24, 2015. Following this transaction, the Coo, Smd owned 287,580 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.12% with the 337-share transaction.

Hartman Curtis L., who is Chief Credit Officer and SMD at Main Street Capital Corporation, bought 134 shares at $29.43 on Aug. 24, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Credit Officer and SMD owned 218,551 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.06% with the 134-share transaction.

Stout Rodger A., who is Evp at Main Street Capital Corporation, bought 108 shares at $29.43 on Aug. 24, 2015. Following this transaction, the Evp owned 149,851 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.07% with the 108-share transaction.

Appling Michael JR, who is Director at Main Street Capital Corporation, bought 572 shares at $29.43 on Aug. 24, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 97,782 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.59% with the 572-share transaction.

Beauvais Jason B, who is SVP, GC, CCO, Sec. at Main Street Capital Corporation, bought 150 shares at $29.43 on Aug. 24, 2015. Following this transaction, the SVP, GC, CCO, Sec. owned 73,442 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.21% with the 150-share transaction.

Smith Brent D., who is CFO, Treasurer at Main Street Capital Corporation, bought 36 shares at $29.43 on Aug. 24, 2015. Following this transaction, the CFO, Treasurer owned 12,513 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.29% with the 36-share transaction.

Griffin Jon Kevin, who is Director at Main Street Capital Corporation, bought 87 shares at $29.43 on Aug. 24, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 16,597 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.53% with the 87-share transaction.

Martin Shannon, who is VP, Chief Accounting Officer at Main Street Capital Corporation, bought 37 shares at $29.43 on Aug. 24, 2015. Following this transaction, the VP, Chief Accounting Officer owned 23,583 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.16% with the 37-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $27.96, down $1.47, or 5.26% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Main Street Capital Corporation go as follows:

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

The average volume for Main Street Capital Corporation has been 245,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Main Street Capital Corporation has a market cap of $1.4 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 7.15% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Main Street Capital Corporation is a business development company specializing in long- term equity and debt investments in small and lower middle market companies. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 7.61%. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.7. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Main Street Capital Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Main Street Capital Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations and increase in net income. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Main Street Capital Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Yelp (YELP) - FREE Research Report

Wilson Laurence, who is SVP, Legal & User Operations at Yelp, sold 385 shares at $23.70 on Aug. 24, 2015. Following this transaction, the SVP, Legal & User Operations owned 60,939 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.63% with the 385-share transaction.

Nachman Joseph R, who is SVP, Revenue at Yelp, sold 385 shares at $23.70 on Aug. 24, 2015. Following this transaction, the SVP, Revenue owned 48,882 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.78% with the 385-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $23.46, down $0.24, or 1.01% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Yelp go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 759
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 759
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 759

The average volume for Yelp has been 3.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Yelp has a market cap of $1.5 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are down 58.01% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Yelp Inc. operates a platform that connects people with local businesses in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 48.1. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Yelp a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 18 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Yelp as a hold. 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 and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, unimpressive growth in net income and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full Yelp Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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