Yesterday, Dec. 14, 2015, 81 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $99.99 to $2,606,664.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Ameresco (AMRC) - FREE Research Report

Wisneski Francis V Jr, who is Director at Ameresco, bought 1,356 shares at $6.12 on Dec. 14, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 113,192 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 1.21% with the 1,356-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $5.93, down $0.19, or 3.17% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Ameresco go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 91,832
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,680
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 146,372
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,680
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 348,415
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,680

The average volume for Ameresco has been 65,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Ameresco has a market cap of $165.1 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 16.57% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Ameresco, Inc. provides comprehensive services, energy efficiency, infrastructure upgrades, asset sustainability, and renewable energy solutions for businesses and organizations in North America and Europe. The company operates through U.S. Regions, U.S. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.3. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Ameresco a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Ameresco as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, poor profit margins and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full Ameresco Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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American Equity Investment Life (AEL) - FREE Research Report

Clark Alexander Meeker, who is Director at American Equity Investment Life, sold 1,000 shares at $25.00 on Dec. 14, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 8,750 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 10.26% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $23.76, down $1.24, or 5.22% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for American Equity Investment Life go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 700
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 700
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 6,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 4,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 6,000

The average volume for American Equity Investment Life has been 544,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. American Equity Investment Life has a market cap of $1.9 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are down 18.53% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

American Equity Investment Life Holding Company, through its subsidiaries, develops and sells fixed index and fixed rate annuity products in 50 states and the District of Columbia. It issues fixed index annuities and fixed rate annuities, as well as single premium immediate annuities. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.92%. The company has a P/E ratio of 8.8. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate American Equity Investment Life a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates American Equity Investment Life as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, expanding profit margins, impressive record of earnings per share growth, notable return on equity and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full American Equity Investment Life Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Jason Industries (JASN) - FREE Research Report

Hyman James E, who is Director at Jason Industries, bought 9,000 shares at $3.12 on Dec. 14, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 9,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 100% with the 9,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $3.10, down $0.02, or 0.65% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Jason Industries go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 25,740
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 43,536
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 102,903
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 70,136
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 201,216
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 70,136

The average volume for Jason Industries has been 33,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Jason Industries has a market cap of $73.2 million and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are down 68.53% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Jason Industries, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the manufacture of seating, finishing, acoustics, and components in the United States and internationally. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Jason Industries a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Jason Industries as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself, generally high debt management risk and poor profit margins. Get the full Jason Industries Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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