Insider Trading Alert - PSEC, CVV And HNH Traded By Insiders

Yesterday, Dec. 28, 2015, 43 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $473.00 to $7,357,629.74.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Prospect Capital (PSEC) - FREE Research Report

Eliasek M Grier, who is Chief Operating Officer at Prospect Capital, bought 50,000 shares at $7.10 on Dec. 28, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Operating Officer owned 627,196 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 8.66% with the 50,000-share transaction.

Barry John F, who is Chief Executive Officer at Prospect Capital, bought 1.0 million shares at $7.15 on Dec. 28, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chief Executive Officer owned 11.9 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 9.43% with the 1.0 million-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $7.08, down $0.07, or 1% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Prospect Capital go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5.2 million
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5.2 million
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5.2 million

The average volume for Prospect Capital has been 3.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Prospect Capital has a market cap of $2.6 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 14.41% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Prospect Capital Corporation is a business development company. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 13.72%. The company has a P/E ratio of 7.4. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Prospect Capital a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Prospect Capital as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full Prospect Capital Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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CVD Equipment (CVV) - FREE Research Report

Linss William S, who is Vice President at CVD Equipment, sold 1,000 shares at $10.27 on Dec. 28, 2015. Following this transaction, the Vice President owned 21,838 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.38% with the 1,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $10.12, down $0.15, or 1.48% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for CVD Equipment go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 5,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 8,533

The average volume for CVD Equipment has been 16,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. CVD Equipment has a market cap of $64.4 million and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are down 27.52% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

CVD Equipment Corporation designs, develops, and manufactures customized equipment and process solutions used to develop and manufacture solar, nano, and advanced electronic components, materials, and coatings for research and industrial applications in the United States and internationally. Currently, there are no analysts who rate CVD Equipment a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates CVD Equipment as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its feeble growth in its earnings per share, disappointing return on equity and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full CVD Equipment Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Handy & Harman (HNH) - FREE Research Report

Frankfurt Robert, who is Director at Handy & Harman, bought 4,000 shares at $20.73 on Dec. 28, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 16,733 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 31.41% with the 4,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $20.19, down $0.54, or 2.66% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for Handy & Harman has been 20,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Handy & Harman has a market cap of $249.2 million and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are down 55.71% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Handy & Harman Ltd. manufactures and sells engineered niche industrial products in the United States and internationally. It operates through Joining Materials, Tubing, Building Materials, and Kasco Blades and Route Repair Services segments. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.4.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Handy & Harman 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 feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. Get the full Handy & Harman Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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