Insider Trading Alert - IRIX, SGA And RM Traded By Insiders

Friday, Sept. 4, 2015, 66 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $23.91 to $1,080,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Iridex (IRIX) - FREE Research Report

Paragon Associates & Paragon Associates Ii Joint Venture, who is 10% Owner at Iridex, bought 10,304 shares at $6.81 on Sept. 4, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 1.2 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.88% with the 10,304-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $6.96, up $0.15, or 2.14% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Iridex go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 30,955
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,616
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 162,892
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,616
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 162,892
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 4,063

The average volume for Iridex has been 32,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Iridex has a market cap of $68.6 million and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are down 20.23% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

IRIDEX Corporation develops, manufactures, markets, sells, and services medical laser systems and associated instrumentation for the treatment of the sight-threatening eye diseases. The company has a P/E ratio of 8.0. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Iridex a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Iridex as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels, notable return on equity and expanding profit margins. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Iridex Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Saga Communications (SGA) - FREE Research Report

Towerview Llc, who is 10% Owner at Saga Communications, bought 2,113 shares at $34.16 on Sept. 4, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 1.3 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.16% with the 2,113-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $34.45, up $0.29, or 0.85% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Saga Communications go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 31,168
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 20
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 57,014
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 20
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 59,162
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 20

The average volume for Saga Communications has been 6,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Saga Communications has a market cap of $171.4 million and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are down 20.65% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Saga Communications, Inc., a broadcast company, acquires, develops, and operates broadcast properties in the United States. The company operates through two segments, Radio and Television. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.32%. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.1. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Saga Communications a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Saga Communications as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and attractive valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. Get the full Saga Communications Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Regional Management (RM) - FREE Research Report

Campos Roel C, who is Director at Regional Management, bought 3,500 shares at $16.42 on Sept. 4, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 19,324 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 22.12% with the 3,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $15.30, down $1.12, or 7.3% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Regional Management go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 3,500
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 9,389
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 38,134
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 9,389
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 53,134
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 9,389

The average volume for Regional Management has been 88,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Regional Management has a market cap of $198.8 million and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 2.47% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Regional Management Corp., a diversified specialty consumer finance company, provides various loan products primarily to customers with limited access to consumer credit from banks, thrifts, credit card companies, and other traditional lenders. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.0. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Regional Management a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Regional Management as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income and growth in earnings per share. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. Get the full Regional Management Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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