Insider Trading Alert - RCII, SYNT And ONE Traded By Insiders

Yesterday, Oct. 29, 2015, 52 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $23.06 to $107,831,600.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Rent-A-Center (RCII) - FREE Research Report

Jackson Jeffery M, who is Director at Rent-A-Center, bought 1,200 shares at $17.76 on Oct. 29, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 2,700 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 80% with the 1,200-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $18.32, up $0.56, or 3.06% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Rent-A-Center go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 76,755
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 76,755
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 76,755

The average volume for Rent-A-Center has been 757,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Rent-A-Center has a market cap of $958.2 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 48.76% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Rent-A-Center, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, leases household durable goods to customers on a rent-to-own basis. The company operates in four segments: Core U.S., Acceptance Now, Mexico, and Franchising. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 5.37%. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.4. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Rent-A-Center a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Rent-A-Center 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 reasonable valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full Rent-A-Center Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Syntel (SYNT) - FREE Research Report

Ranade Prashant, who is Executive Vice Chairman at Syntel, sold 12,997 shares at $47.18 on Oct. 29, 2015. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice Chairman owned 105,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.01% with the 12,997-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $47.29, up $0.11, or 0.22% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Syntel go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 27,128
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 40,079
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 40,079

The average volume for Syntel has been 184,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Syntel has a market cap of $3.9 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 5.14% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Syntel, Inc. provides digital transformation, information technology (IT), and knowledge process outsourcing (KPO) services worldwide. The company operates through Banking and Financial Services; Healthcare and Life Sciences; Insurance; Retail, Logistics and Telecom; and Manufacturing segments. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.6. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Syntel a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Syntel as a buy. 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, attractive valuation levels, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Syntel Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Higher One Holdings (ONE) - FREE Research Report

Zilkha Partners Special Opportunities, L.P., who is 10% Owner at Higher One Holdings, bought 604,114 shares at $2.95 on Oct. 29, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 5.3 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 12.91% with the 604,114-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $2.80, down $0.15, or 5.44% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Higher One Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1.3 million
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 70,635
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1.3 million
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 70,635
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1.3 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 70,635

The average volume for Higher One Holdings has been 199,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Higher One Holdings has a market cap of $136.7 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 31.35% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Higher One Holdings, Inc. provides technology-based refund disbursement, payment processing, and data analytics services to higher education institutions and their students in the United States. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Higher One Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Higher One Holdings as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance and attractive valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that we feel that the company's cash flow from its operations has been weak overall. Get the full Higher One Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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