Insider Trading Alert - ABG, LVLT And ZIXI Traded By Insiders

Yesterday, May 2, 2016, 26 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,613.60 to $265,220,480.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Asbury Automotive Group (ABG) - FREE Research Report Karolis George, who is SVP, Corp. Dev. & Real Estate at Asbury Automotive Group, sold 1,717 shares at $60.47 on May 2, 2016. Following this transaction, the SVP, Corp. Dev. & Real Estate owned 7,537 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 18.55% with the 1,717-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $57.57, down $2.90, or 5.04% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Asbury Automotive Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 3,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 3,000
The average volume for Asbury Automotive Group has been 519,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Asbury Automotive Group has a market cap of $1.3 billion and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are down 11.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. operates as an automotive retailer in the United States. It offers a range of automotive products and services, including new and used vehicles; and vehicle repair and maintenance, replacement parts, and collision repair services. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.5. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Asbury Automotive Group a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on ABG - FREE TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Asbury Automotive Group as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity and attractive valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income, a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and poor profit margins. Get the full Asbury Automotive Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: See inside Jim Cramer's multi-million dollar charitable trust portfolio to see the stocks he thinks could be potential winners. Click here to see his holdings for 14-days FREE.

Level 3 Communications (LVLT) - FREE Research Report Alonso Hector, who is Regional President, Latin Amer at Level 3 Communications, sold 5,000 shares at $51.93 on May 2, 2016. Following this transaction, the Regional President, Latin Amer owned 120,739 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.98% with the 5,000-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $51.47, down $0.46, or 0.9% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Level 3 Communications go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 129,640
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 9,081
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 129,640
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 39,081
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 129,640
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 39,081
The average volume for Level 3 Communications has been 2.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Level 3 Communications has a market cap of $18.6 billion and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are down 3.99% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Level 3 Communications, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a facilities-based provider of a range of integrated communications services. It operates through North America, EMEA, and Latin America segments. The company has a P/E ratio of 5.5. Currently, there are 11 analysts who rate Level 3 Communications a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on LVLT - FREE TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Level 3 Communications as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins, notable return on equity, increase in net income and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Level 3 Communications Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: See inside Jim Cramer's multi-million dollar charitable trust portfolio to see the stocks he thinks could be potential winners. Click here to see his holdings for 14-days FREE.

Zix (ZIXI) - FREE Research Report Spurr Richard, who is Director at Zix, sold 66,724 shares at $3.77 on May 2, 2016. Following this transaction, the Director owned 175,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 27.6% with the 66,724-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $3.73, down $0.04, or 1.1% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Zix go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 70,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 20,038
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 70,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 108,823
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 70,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 208,823
The average volume for Zix has been 361,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Zix has a market cap of $210.6 million and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 25.79% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Zix Corporation provides email encryption, data loss prevention (DLP), and Bring-Your-Own-Device solutions to the healthcare, financial services, insurance, and government sectors in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 34.1. Currently, there are 3 analysts who rate Zix a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on ZIXI - FREE TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Zix as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, compelling growth in net income, reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations and growth in earnings per share. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Zix Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: See inside Jim Cramer's multi-million dollar charitable trust portfolio to see the stocks he thinks could be potential winners. Click here to see his holdings for 14-days FREE.

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