Insider Trading Alert - SQI, ACLS And PNM Traded By Insiders

Yesterday, Nov. 10, 2015, 105 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $354.40 to $12,639,826.44.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

SciQuest (SQI) - FREE Research Report

Wiehe Stephen J, who is President and CEO at SciQuest, bought 15,400 shares at $12.10 on Nov. 10, 2015. Following this transaction, the President and CEO owned 635,603 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 2.48% with the 15,400-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $12.41, up $0.31, or 2.53% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for SciQuest go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,600
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,989
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,600
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,989
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 16,600
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,989

The average volume for SciQuest has been 204,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. SciQuest has a market cap of $336.0 million and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 16.82% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

SciQuest, Inc. provides cloud-based business automation solutions for spend management in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 402.7. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate SciQuest a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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

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Axcelis Technologies (ACLS) - FREE Research Report

Aldeborgh John E, who is EVP, Customer Operations at Axcelis Technologies, bought 19,166 shares at $2.37 on Nov. 10, 2015. Following this transaction, the EVP, Customer Operations owned 19,166 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 100% with the 19,166-share transaction.

Bintz William J, who is EVP, Engineering and Marketing at Axcelis Technologies, bought 5,000 shares at $2.35 on Nov. 10, 2015. Following this transaction, the EVP, Engineering and Marketing owned 79,719 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 6.69% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $2.44, up $0.09, or 3.69% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Axcelis Technologies go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 15,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 15,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 15,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 15,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 15,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 15,000

The average volume for Axcelis Technologies has been 859,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Axcelis Technologies has a market cap of $270.8 million and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are down 3.91% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Axcelis Technologies, Inc. designs, manufactures, and services ion implantation and other processing equipment used in the fabrication of semiconductor chips worldwide. It provides offers a line of high energy, high current, and medium current implanters for all application requirements. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.3. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Axcelis Technologies a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Axcelis Technologies as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing. Get the full Axcelis Technologies Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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PNM Resources (PNM) - FREE Research Report

Wilkinson Bruce W, who is Director at PNM Resources, bought 10,000 shares at $27.88 on Nov. 10, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 33,301 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 42.92% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $28.37, up $0.49, or 1.74% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for PNM Resources go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,404
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 11,459
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,404
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 11,459
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,404
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 11,459

The average volume for PNM Resources has been 642,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. PNM Resources has a market cap of $2.2 billion and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are down 5.43% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

PNM Resources, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates in energy and energy-related businesses in the United States. It is primarily involved in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.93%. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.3. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate PNM Resources a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates PNM Resources as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full PNM Resources Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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