Insider Trading Alert - DMLP, SPB And JGW Traded By Insiders

Yesterday, Aug. 27, 2015, 98 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $287.50 to $3,256,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Dorchester Minerals (DMLP) - FREE Research Report

Dorchester Minerals Operating Lp, who is Shareholder at Dorchester Minerals, bought 2,600 shares at $13.86 on Aug. 27, 2015. Following this transaction, the Shareholder owned 30,867 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 9.2% with the 2,600-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $14.75, up $0.89, or 6.02% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Dorchester Minerals go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 25,014
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 29,514
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 30,832

The average volume for Dorchester Minerals has been 52,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Dorchester Minerals has a market cap of $421.8 million and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 43.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Dorchester Minerals, L.P. engages in the acquisition, ownership, and administration of producing and nonproducing natural gas and crude oil royalty, net profits, and leasehold interests in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.87%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.8.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Dorchester Minerals as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, weak operating cash flow and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full Dorchester Minerals Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Spectrum Brands Holdings (SPB) - FREE Research Report

Maura David M, who is Director at Spectrum Brands Holdings, bought 1,000 shares at $94.50 on Aug. 27, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 233,287 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.43% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $97.78, up $3.28, or 3.35% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Spectrum Brands Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 6,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 30,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 3.1 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 60,000

The average volume for Spectrum Brands Holdings has been 329,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Spectrum Brands Holdings has a market cap of $5.7 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 2.09% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a consumer products company worldwide. The company operates through Global Batteries & Appliances, Global Pet Supplies, Home and Garden Business, and Hardware & Home Improvement segments. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.37%. The company has a P/E ratio of 30.7. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Spectrum Brands Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Spectrum Brands Holdings as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Spectrum Brands Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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JG Wentworth Company (JGW) - FREE Research Report

Trishield Special Situations Master Fund Ltd., who is 10% Owner at JG Wentworth Company, bought 54,900 shares at $4.98 on Aug. 27, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 2.6 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 2.17% with the 54,900-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $5.26, up $0.28, or 5.27% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for JG Wentworth Company go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 35,100
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 139,600
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 686,502

The average volume for JG Wentworth Company has been 132,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. JG Wentworth Company has a market cap of $76.0 million and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 51.88% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

The J.G. Wentworth Company provides funding solutions to customers in the United States. It serves the liquidity needs of structured settlement payment holders by providing its customers with cash in exchange for various fixed scheduled future payments. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.4. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates JG Wentworth Company a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates JG Wentworth Company as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself, unimpressive growth in net income, generally high debt management risk and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full JG Wentworth Company Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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