Yesterday, Dec. 2, 2015, 106 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $37.00 to $104,114,531.25.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Spirit Airlines (SAVE) - FREE Research Report

Canfield Thomas C, who is Sr VP, General Counsel and Sec at Spirit Airlines, bought 1,500 shares at $37.70 on Dec. 2, 2015. Following this transaction, the Sr VP, General Counsel and Sec owned 47,354 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 3.27% with the 1,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $41.84, up $4.14, or 9.89% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Spirit Airlines go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,200
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,200
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,200
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2,000

The average volume for Spirit Airlines has been 1.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Spirit Airlines has a market cap of $2.7 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are down 46.51% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Spirit Airlines, Inc. provides low-fare airline services. As of June 30, 2015, it operated approximately 360 daily flights to 57 destinations in the United States, Caribbean, and Latin America. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.3. Currently, there are 7 analysts who rate Spirit Airlines a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Spirit Airlines 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 impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the stock has had a generally disappointing performance in the past year. Get the full Spirit Airlines Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Midstates Petroleum (MPO) - FREE Research Report

R/C IV Eagle Holdings, L.P., who is 10% Owner at Midstates Petroleum, sold 3,200 shares at $3.32 on Dec. 2, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 2.9 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.11% with the 3,200-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $3.26, down $0.06, or 1.82% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Midstates Petroleum go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 91,047
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 605,724
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 10,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 605,724

The average volume for Midstates Petroleum has been 235,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Midstates Petroleum has a market cap of $35.8 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 79.14% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Midstates Petroleum Company, Inc. engages in the exploration, development, and production of oil, natural gas liquids, and natural gas in the United States. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Midstates Petroleum a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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

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SP Plus (SP) - FREE Research Report

VCM STAN-CPC Holdings, LLC, who is Director at SP Plus, sold 5,900 shares at $25.26 on Dec. 2, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 910,787 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.64% with the 5,900-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $24.91, down $0.35, or 1.42% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for SP Plus go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 19,523
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 32,523
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 63,321

The average volume for SP Plus has been 36,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. SP Plus has a market cap of $555.8 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 1.19% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

SP Plus Corporation provides parking management, ground transportation, and other ancillary services to commercial, institutional, and municipal clients in the United States, Puerto Rico, and Canada. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.4. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate SP Plus a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates SP Plus as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, solid stock price performance and notable return on equity. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full SP Plus Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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