Insider Trading Alert - CDXS, KN And CNBKA Traded By Insiders

Yesterday, Aug. 25, 2015, 114 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $558.60 to $2,694,280.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Codexis (CDXS) - FREE Research Report

Yang Patrick Y, who is Director at Codexis, bought 10,000 shares at $3.84 on Aug. 25, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 280,246 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 3.7% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $3.45, down $0.39, or 11.17% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Codexis go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 35,416
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 35,416
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 35,416

The average volume for Codexis has been 128,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Codexis has a market cap of $147.7 million and is part of the health care sector and drugs industry. Shares are up 34.92% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Codexis, Inc. develops biocatalysts for the pharmaceutical and fine chemicals markets in the United States and internationally. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Codexis a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Codexis as a sell. Among the areas we feel are negative, one of the most important has been weak operating cash flow. Get the full Codexis Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Knowles Corporation (KN) - FREE Research Report

Hirsch Didier, who is Director at Knowles Corporation, bought 1,200 shares at $14.00 on Aug. 25, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 15,736 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 8.26% with the 1,200-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $14.42, up $0.42, or 2.91% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Knowles Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 6,630
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 6,630
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 19,905

The average volume for Knowles Corporation has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Knowles Corporation has a market cap of $1.2 billion and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are down 41.02% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Knowles Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells products and components to the mobile communications, consumer electronics, medical technology, telecommunications infrastructure, military, aerospace, and industrial markets worldwide. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Knowles Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Knowles Corporation as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its weak operating cash flow and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Knowles Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Century Bancorp (CNBKA) - FREE Research Report

Filler James J, who is 10% Owner at Century Bancorp, bought 335 shares at $39.94 on Aug. 25, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 448,870 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.07% with the 335-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $39.90, down $0.04, or 0.1% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Century Bancorp go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 450,456
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 472,894
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 485,797

The average volume for Century Bancorp has been 5,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Century Bancorp has a market cap of $139.0 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 3.25% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Century Bancorp, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Century Bank and Trust Company that provides banking products and services to commercial enterprises, state and local governments and agencies, nonprofit organizations, and individuals in Massachusetts. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.24%. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.7.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Century Bancorp as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including weak operating cash flow and disappointing return on equity. Get the full Century Bancorp Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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