Yesterday, Oct. 26, 2015, 38 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $813.28 to $8,898,804.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Baker Hughes (BHI) - FREE Research Report

Soucy Arthur L, who is Vice President at Baker Hughes, sold 26,676 shares at $55.72 on Oct. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Vice President owned 4,668 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 85.11% with the 26,676-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $52.32, down $3.40, or 6.5% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Baker Hughes go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 7,300
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 7,300
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 10,300

The average volume for Baker Hughes has been 3.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Baker Hughes has a market cap of $23.5 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 3.82% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Baker Hughes Incorporated supplies oilfield services, products, technology, and systems to the oil and natural gas industry worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.26%. Currently, there are 14 analysts who rate Baker Hughes a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Baker Hughes 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 and increase in stock price during the past year. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. Get the full Baker Hughes Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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FBR (FBRC) - FREE Research Report

Hendrix Richard J, who is President and CEO at FBR, bought 2,500 shares at $19.85 on Oct. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the President and CEO owned 274,195 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.92% with the 2,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $19.79, down $0.06, or 0.3% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for FBR go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 6,498
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 6,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 8,498
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 6,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 11,498
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 6,000

The average volume for FBR has been 39,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. FBR has a market cap of $147.8 million and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 19.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

FBR & Co. operates as an investment banking and institutional brokerage firm primarily in the United States. The company operates through two segments, Capital Markets and Principal Investing. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.04%. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates FBR a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates FBR as a hold. The company's strongest point has been its very decent return on equity which we feel should persist. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, deteriorating net income and poor profit margins. Get the full FBR 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 227 shares at $28.29 on Oct. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 46,119 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.49% with the 227-share transaction.

Magdol David L., who is Chief Invest. Officer and SMD at Main Street Capital Corporation, bought 299 shares at $28.29 on Oct. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Invest. Officer and SMD owned 276,994 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.11% with the 299-share transaction.

Hyzak Dwayne L., who is Coo, Smd at Main Street Capital Corporation, bought 365 shares at $28.29 on Oct. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Coo, Smd owned 288,298 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.13% with the 365-share transaction.

Hartman Curtis L., who is Chief Credit Officer and SMD at Main Street Capital Corporation, bought 145 shares at $28.29 on Oct. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Credit Officer and SMD owned 218,837 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.07% with the 145-share transaction.

Stout Rodger A., who is Evp at Main Street Capital Corporation, bought 117 shares at $28.29 on Oct. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Evp owned 150,080 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.08% with the 117-share transaction.

Appling Michael JR, who is Director at Main Street Capital Corporation, bought 619 shares at $28.29 on Oct. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 99,001 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.63% with the 619-share transaction.

Beauvais Jason B, who is SVP, GC, CCO, Sec. at Main Street Capital Corporation, bought 163 shares at $28.29 on Oct. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the SVP, GC, CCO, Sec. owned 73,762 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.22% with the 163-share transaction.

Smith Brent D., who is CFO, Treasurer at Main Street Capital Corporation, bought 39 shares at $28.29 on Oct. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the CFO, Treasurer owned 12,591 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.31% with the 39-share transaction.

Griffin Jon Kevin, who is Director at Main Street Capital Corporation, bought 94 shares at $28.29 on Oct. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 17,783 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.53% with the 94-share transaction.

Martin Shannon, who is VP, Chief Accounting Officer at Main Street Capital Corporation, bought 40 shares at $28.29 on Oct. 26, 2015. Following this transaction, the VP, Chief Accounting Officer owned 23,663 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.17% with the 40-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $30.04, up $1.75, or 5.83% 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: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000

The average volume for Main Street Capital Corporation has been 307,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Main Street Capital Corporation has a market cap of $1.5 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 2.77% 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 7.19%. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.4. Currently, there are 5 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 lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Main Street Capital Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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