Insider Trading Alert - ELNK, ZINC And FARM Traded By Insiders

Yesterday, Nov. 12, 2015, 171 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $57.69 to $70,050,500.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

EarthLink Holdings (ELNK) - FREE Research Report

Koretz David, who is Director at EarthLink Holdings, sold 15,000 shares at $9.38 on Nov. 12, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 47,150 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 24.14% with the 15,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $9.15, down $0.23, or 2.51% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for EarthLink Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 64,600
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 16,408
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 64,600
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 24,612
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 64,600
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 33,253

The average volume for EarthLink Holdings has been 954,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. EarthLink Holdings has a market cap of $975.2 million and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are up 111.16% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

EarthLink Holdings Corp., together with its subsidiaries, provides managed network, security, and cloud services to business and residential customers in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Business Services and Consumer Services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.13%. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate EarthLink Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates EarthLink Holdings as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income and generally higher debt management risk. Get the full EarthLink Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Horsehead (ZINC) - FREE Research Report

Scherich Robert D, who is Vp & Cfo at Horsehead, bought 10,000 shares at $2.41 on Nov. 12, 2015. Following this transaction, the Vp & Cfo owned 147,100 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 7.29% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $2.95, up $0.54, or 18.31% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Horsehead go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 17,500
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 17,500
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 17,500

The average volume for Horsehead has been 2.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Horsehead has a market cap of $166.0 million and is part of the basic materials sector and metals & mining industry. Shares are down 80.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Horsehead Holding Corp., together with its subsidiaries, produces and sells zinc and nickel-based products primarily in the United States and Canada. The company operates through three segments: Horsehead, Zochem, and INMETCO. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Horsehead a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Horsehead as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its feeble growth in its earnings per share, deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Horsehead Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Farmer Bros (FARM) - FREE Research Report

Marcy Charles F, who is Director at Farmer Bros, bought 500 shares at $29.47 on Nov. 12, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 7,739 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 6.91% with the 500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $28.78, down $0.69, or 2.4% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Farmer Bros go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,040
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 8,825
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,040
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 8,825
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,040
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 8,825

The average volume for Farmer Bros has been 63,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Farmer Bros has a market cap of $488.7 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are down 2.44% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Farmer Bros. Co. engages in the manufacture, wholesale, and distribution of coffee, tea, and culinary products in the United States. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Farmer Bros a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Farmer Bros 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 good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full Farmer Bros Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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