Yesterday, Feb. 3, 2016, 74 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $18.72 to $469,419,506.01.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT (EARN) - FREE Research Report

Penn Laurence, who is CEO and President at Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT, bought 1,100 shares at $11.41 on Feb. 3, 2016. Following this transaction, the CEO and President owned 13,840 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 8.63% with the 1,100-share transaction.

Tecotzky Mark, who is Co-Chief Investment Officer at Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT, bought 440 shares at $11.41 on Feb. 3, 2016. Following this transaction, the Co-Chief Investment Officer owned 5,535 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 8.64% with the 440-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $11.62, up $0.21, or 1.82% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 26,964
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 36,964
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 36,964

The average volume for Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT has been 53,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT has a market cap of $104.6 million and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 6.96% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT, a real estate investment trust, specializes in acquiring, investing in, and managing residential mortgage-and real estate-related assets. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 15.72%. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Green Bancorp (GNBC) - FREE Research Report

Mehos Manuel J, who is Chairman and CEO at Green Bancorp, bought 32,600 shares at $6.91 on Feb. 3, 2016. Following this transaction, the Chairman and CEO owned 362,600 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 9.88% with the 32,600-share transaction.

Greenwade Geoffrey D., who is President at Green Bancorp, bought 14,465 shares at $6.92 on Feb. 3, 2016. Following this transaction, the President owned 49,606 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 41.16% with the 14,465-share transaction.

Perschbacher Donald S., who is Sr EVP/Corp Chief Credit Ofc at Green Bancorp, bought 10,000 shares at $6.94 on Feb. 3, 2016. Following this transaction, the Sr EVP/Corp Chief Credit Ofc owned 51,500 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 24.1% with the 10,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $6.97, up $0.03, or 0.42% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Green Bancorp go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 4,000

The average volume for Green Bancorp has been 70,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Green Bancorp has a market cap of $256.0 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are down 35.21% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Green Bancorp, Inc. operates as the holding company for Green Bank, N.A. that provides commercial and private banking services primarily in Texas. It offers deposit accounts, such as demand, savings, money market, and time accounts. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.7. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Green Bancorp a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Green Bancorp as a sell. Among the areas we feel are negative, one of the most important has been a generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Green Bancorp Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Village Super Market (VLGEA) - FREE Research Report

Estate of Perry Sumas, who is Shareholder at Village Super Market, sold 1,900 shares at $25.29 on Feb. 3, 2016. Following this transaction, the Shareholder owned 714,290 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.27% with the 1,900-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $25.26, down $0.03, or 0.12% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Village Super Market go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 32,235
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 83,851
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 181,921

The average volume for Village Super Market has been 26,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Village Super Market has a market cap of $248.2 million and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are down 4.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Village Super Market, Inc. operates a chain of supermarkets in the United States. Its stores feature specialty departments, such as onsite bakery, an expanded delicatessen, natural and organic foods, ethnic and international foods, prepared foods, and pharmacies. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.96%. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.5. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Village Super Market a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Village Super Market as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, attractive valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Village Super Market Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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