Friday, Dec. 18, 2015, 77 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $24.26 to $4,955,373.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Exa (EXA) - FREE Research Report

Gilbody Richard F., who is Chief Financial Officer at Exa, bought 10,000 shares at $10.52 on Dec. 18, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Financial Officer owned 10,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 100% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $10.79, up $0.27, or 2.48% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Exa go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 16,550
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 10,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 16,550
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 20,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 16,550
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 40,000

The average volume for Exa has been 34,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Exa has a market cap of $155.3 million and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 9.31% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Exa Corporation develops, sells, and supports simulation software and services for vehicle manufacturers worldwide. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Exa a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Exa as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its unimpressive growth in net income and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full Exa Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Capital Southwest (CSWC) - FREE Research Report

Wilson John H, who is Director at Capital Southwest, bought 800 shares at $14.12 on Dec. 18, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 10,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 8.7% with the 800-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $14.08, down $0.04, or 0.28% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Capital Southwest go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,100
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 8,970
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 2,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 9,820
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 2,000

The average volume for Capital Southwest has been 101,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Capital Southwest has a market cap of $218.6 million and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 62.99% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Capital Southwest Corporation is a business development company. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.43%. The company has a P/E ratio of 1.1.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Capital Southwest as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that we feel that the company's cash flow from its operations has been weak overall. Get the full Capital Southwest Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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McEwen Mining (MUX) - FREE Research Report

Brissenden Richard W., who is Director at McEwen Mining, bought 10,000 shares at $0.98 on Dec. 18, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 10,000 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 100% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $1.04, up $0.06, or 5.79% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for McEwen Mining go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 618,649
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 23,750
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 778,001
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 23,750
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 878,001
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 23,750

The average volume for McEwen Mining has been 733,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. McEwen Mining has a market cap of $255.4 million and is part of the basic materials sector and metals & mining industry. Shares are down 13.51% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

McEwen Mining Inc. explores for, develops, produces, and sells precious and base metals in Argentina, Mexico, and the United States. It primarily explores for gold, silver, and copper. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.08%. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates McEwen Mining a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates McEwen Mining as a sell. Among the areas we feel are negative, one of the most important has been an overall disappointing return on equity. Get the full McEwen Mining Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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