Insider Trading Alert - CPTA, VRNG And FMNB Traded By Insiders

Friday, Dec. 11, 2015, 75 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $334.02 to $1,962,660.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Capitala Finance (CPTA) - FREE Research Report

Carroll Larry W., who is Director at Capitala Finance, bought 3,000 shares at $12.90 on Dec. 11, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 73,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 4.29% with the 3,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $12.12, down $0.78, or 6.44% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Capitala Finance go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 750
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 750
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 16,310

The average volume for Capitala Finance has been 72,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Capitala Finance has a market cap of $204.0 million and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 29.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Capitala Finance Corp. is a Business Development Company specializing in investments in traditional mezzanine, senior subordinated and unitranche debt, second-lien loans, equity securities issued by lower and traditional middle-market companies, and small and middle-market companies. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 14.53%. The company has a P/E ratio of 71.9. Currently, there are 10 analysts who rate Capitala Finance a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Capitala Finance as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, increase in net income and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and disappointing return on equity. Get the full Capitala Finance Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Vringo (VRNG) - FREE Research Report

Weinstein Cliff, who is President of FLI CHARGE at Vringo, bought 5,000 shares at $2.24 on Dec. 11, 2015. Following this transaction, the President of FLI CHARGE owned 26,668 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 23.08% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $2.23, down $0.01, or 0.48% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Vringo go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 9,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 65,365
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 9,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 65,365
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 9,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 65,365

The average volume for Vringo has been 128,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Vringo has a market cap of $26.7 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 56.37% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Vringo, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, develops, acquires, licenses, protects, and monetizes intellectual property worldwide. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Vringo a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Vringo as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its disappointing return on equity, poor profit margins and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Vringo Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Farmers National Banc (FMNB) - FREE Research Report

Smail James R, who is Director at Farmers National Banc, bought 5,000 shares at $7.75 on Dec. 11, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 1.3 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.38% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $7.81, up $0.06, or 0.77% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Farmers National Banc go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 6,618
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 8,407
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 30,656

The average volume for Farmers National Banc has been 24,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Farmers National Banc has a market cap of $209.8 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are down 6.95% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Farmers National Banc Corp. operates as a holding company for The Farmers National Bank of Canfield that provides commercial and retail banking products and services in Ohio. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.54%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.2. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Farmers National Banc a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Farmers National Banc as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Farmers National Banc Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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