Yesterday, Dec. 16, 2015, 113 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $10.88 to $18,402,925.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Energy Recovery (ERII) - FREE Research Report

Otero Juan, who is Gen Counsel,CCO,Corp Secretary at Energy Recovery, bought 6,715 shares at $7.04 on Dec. 16, 2015. Following this transaction, the Gen Counsel,CCO,Corp Secretary owned 6,715 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 100% with the 6,715-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $7.41, up $0.37, or 5% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Energy Recovery go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 6,306
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 69,700
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 6,306
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 184,700
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 6,306
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 184,700

The average volume for Energy Recovery has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Energy Recovery has a market cap of $389.4 million and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 41.18% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Energy Recovery, Inc. designs, develops, and manufactures energy recovery devices (ERDs) to transform untapped energy into reusable energy from industrial fluid flows and pressure cycles. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Energy Recovery a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Energy Recovery 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 solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing. Get the full Energy Recovery Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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AthenaHealth (ATHN) - FREE Research Report

Haley Daniel P, who is SVP, GC and Secretary at AthenaHealth, sold 1,955 shares at $157.00 on Dec. 16, 2015. Following this transaction, the SVP, GC and Secretary owned 42 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 97.9% with the 1,955-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $154.92, down $2.08, or 1.34% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for AthenaHealth go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,195
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 20,025
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 30,369

The average volume for AthenaHealth has been 529,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. AthenaHealth has a market cap of $6.0 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 6.96% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

athenahealth, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a business services company that provides ongoing billing, clinical-related, and other related services to medical group practices and health systems in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 397.7. Currently, there are 11 analysts who rate AthenaHealth a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates AthenaHealth as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, robust revenue growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including premium valuation and weak operating cash flow. Get the full AthenaHealth Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Central Garden & Pet (CENT) - FREE Research Report

Chichester David N, who is Interim CFO at Central Garden & Pet, sold 10,000 shares at $15.16 on Dec. 16, 2015. Following this transaction, the Interim CFO owned 47,030 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 17.53% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $14.20, down $0.96, or 6.75% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Central Garden & Pet go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 11,130
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 171,147
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 181,952

The average volume for Central Garden & Pet has been 166,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Central Garden & Pet has a market cap of $172.3 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are up 62.87% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Central Garden & Pet Company produces and sells various products for the pet, and lawn and garden supplies markets in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Pet, and Lawn and Garden. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.6. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Central Garden & Pet a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Central Garden & Pet as a buy. 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, solid stock price performance, reasonable valuation levels 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 Central Garden & Pet Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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