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Lasry Marc Buys Pacific Drilling SA, Transocean, Roan Resources Inc, Sells Ocean Rig UDW Inc (GuruFocus)
New York, NY, based Investment company Lasry Marc buys Pacific Drilling SA, Transocean, Roan Resources Inc, Chaparral Energy Inc, Goodrich Petroleum Corp, sells Ocean Rig UDW Inc during the 3-months ended 2018Q4, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Lasry Marc. As of 2018Q4, Lasry Marc owns 8 stocks with a total value of $454 million. These are the details of the buys and sells. New Purchases: PACD, RIG, ROAN. Added Positions: CHAP, GDP. Reduced Positions: VST. Sold Out: ORIG.

Thursday 3/7 Insider Buying Report: CTL, BSRR (Nasdaq.com)
Bargain hunters are wise to pay careful attention to insider buying, because although there are many various reasons for an insider to sell a stock, presumably the only reason they would use their hard-earned dollars to make a purchase, is that they expect to make money. Today we look at two noteworthy recent insider buys. At CenturyLink (CTL), a filing with the SEC revealed that on Wednesday, CFO Indraneel Dev purchased 50,000 shares of CTL, for a cost of $11.75 each, for a total investment of $587,500. CenturyLink is trading up about 4.6% on the day Thursday. This purchase marks the first one filed by Dev in the past twelve months.

The Corp. Secretary of Kelly Services (NASDAQ: KELYA) is Selling Shares (AnalystRatings)
Today, the Corp. Secretary of Kelly Services (KELYA), James Polehna, sold shares of KELYA for $16.27K. In addition to James Polehna, 2 other KELYA executives reported Sell trades in the last month. KELYA’s market cap is $899.4M and the company has a P/E ratio of 40.22. Currently, Kelly Services has an average volume of 16.25K.

$500k Insider Trading Scheme Brings Down Two Car Wash Business Owners, Court Records Show (NWITimes.com)
HAMMOND — Faced with a struggling car wash business and mounting debt, two Lake County brothers used an insider trading tip from a close friend in California to reap $500,000 in illegal profits, newly filed court records show. Douglas Miller and Edward Miller, co-owners of Hands On Premium Car Wash in St. John, went to great lengths to conceal the conspiracy. They structured wire transactions in such a way to stay under the radar and used prepaid cellphones to communicate before disposing of them, according to federal prosecutors.

WSFS Financial Co. (NASDAQ:WSFS) Insider Trading Activity – Director Sold 14,335 shares of Stock (MarketExclusive)
Insider Trading Activity For WSFS Financial Co. (NASDAQ:WSFS): Mark A Turner , Director of WSFS Financial Co. (NASDAQ:WSFS) reportedly Sold 14,335 shares of the company’s stock at an average price of 45.02 for a total transaction amount of $645,361.70.