Insider Trading Alert - ACU, LFUS And STAY Traded By Insiders

Yesterday, Nov. 17, 2015, 80 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $220.10 to $2,203,162.50.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Acme United (ACU) - FREE Research Report

Johnsen Walter C, who is CEO and Chairman of the Board at Acme United, sold 3,970 shares at $16.68 on Nov. 17, 2015. Following this transaction, the CEO and Chairman of the Board owned 309,052 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.27% with the 3,970-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $16.73, up $0.05, or 0.31% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Acme United go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 5,630
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,630
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 5,730

The average volume for Acme United has been 4,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Acme United has a market cap of $57.0 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are down 15.46% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Acme United Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, supplies cutting, measuring, and first aid products to the school, home, office, hardware, sporting goods, and industrial markets in the United States, Canada, Europe, and Asia. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.11%. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.5. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Acme United a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Acme United as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and attractive valuation levels. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Acme United Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Littelfuse (LFUS) - FREE Research Report

Grillo Anthony, who is Director at Littelfuse, sold 750 shares at $107.68 on Nov. 17, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 64,593 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.15% with the 750-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $107.76, up $0.08, or 0.07% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Littelfuse go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 11,246
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 13,746
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 16,352

The average volume for Littelfuse has been 145,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Littelfuse has a market cap of $2.4 billion and is part of the services sector and wholesale industry. Shares are up 10.86% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Littelfuse, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells circuit protection devices for use in the automotive, electronic, and electrical markets worldwide. It operates in three segments: Electronics, Automotive, and Electrical. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.06%. The company has a P/E ratio of 31.4. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Littelfuse a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Littelfuse 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, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Littelfuse Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Extended Stay America (STAY) - FREE Research Report

Seddon Tom, who is Officer at Extended Stay America, bought 18,900 shares at $16.84 on Nov. 17, 2015. Following this transaction, the Officer owned 264,455 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 7.7% with the 18,900-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $16.90, up $0.06, or 0.34% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for Extended Stay America has been 669,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Extended Stay America has a market cap of $3.4 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are down 13.26% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Extended Stay America, Inc. develops, owns, and operates hotels in the United States and Canada. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.57%. The company has a P/E ratio of 41.0. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Extended Stay America a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Extended Stay America as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, generally high debt management risk, disappointing return on equity and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Extended Stay America Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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