Insider Trading Alert - RSG, ACNB And ESND Traded By Insiders

Yesterday, March 31, 2016, 47 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $318.82 to $178,000,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Republic Services (RSG) - FREE Research Report

Hughes Jeffrey A, who is EVP Chief Administrative Offic at Republic Services, sold 1,371 shares at $48.00 on March 31, 2016. Following this transaction, the EVP Chief Administrative Offic owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 1,371-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $47.88, down $0.12, or 0.25% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Republic Services go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1.4 million
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 7,545
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1.4 million
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 26,410
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1.4 million
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 37,777

The average volume for Republic Services has been 2.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Republic Services has a market cap of $16.7 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 8.32% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Republic Services, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides non-hazardous solid waste collection, transfer, recycling, and disposal services for commercial, industrial, municipal, and residential customers in the United States and Puerto Rico. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.48%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.7. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate Republic Services a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Republic Services as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and reasonable valuation levels. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Republic Services Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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ACNB (ACNB) - FREE Research Report

Cathell David W, who is EVP, Treasurer & CFO at ACNB, bought 235 shares at $22.68 on March 31, 2016. Following this transaction, the EVP, Treasurer & CFO owned 12,264 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 1.95% with the 235-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $22.68, down $0.00, or 0.02% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for ACNB go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,098
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,098
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 2,444

The average volume for ACNB has been 3,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. ACNB has a market cap of $135.7 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 5.26% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

ACNB Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides various banking and financial services to individuals and businesses in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.56%. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.3.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates ACNB as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and expanding profit margins. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full ACNB Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Essendant (ESND) - FREE Research Report

Blanchard Eric A, who is Sr VP, Gen Counsel & Secretary at Essendant, sold 4,000 shares at $32.00 on March 31, 2016. Following this transaction, the Sr VP, Gen Counsel & Secretary owned 56,956 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.56% with the 4,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $32.63, up $0.63, or 1.94% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Essendant go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 3,500
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,500
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,500

The average volume for Essendant has been 175,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Essendant has a market cap of $1.3 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are down 22.15% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Essendant Inc. operates as a wholesale distributor of workplace essentials in the United States and internationally. It supplies janitorial supplies, breakroom items, foodservice consumables, safety and security items, and paper and packaging products. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.7%. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.1.

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