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Weekly CFO Buys Highlights

- By Myra Ramdenbourg

According to GuruFocus Insider Data, the recent chief financial officer (CFO) buys were: STORE Capital Corp. (STOR), Atlantic Power Corp. (AT) and The Brink's Co. (BCO).

STORE Capital CFO bought 5,550 shares

STORE Capital CFO, Executive Vice President and Treasurer Catherine F. Long bought 5,550 shares for $22.52 per share on March 13. The stock price has increased by 3.55%.


STORE Capital has a market cap of $3.76 billion, and its shares were traded around $23.32. The company has a price-earnings (P/E) ratio of 28.11 and price-sales (P/S) ratio of 9.15. Store Capital's trailing 12-month dividend yield is 4.80% while the forward dividend yield is 4.99%.

STORE Capital announced its 2016 fourth-quarter results with revenues and gross profit of $96.42 million while the net income was $31.94 million. The 2016 total revenue and gross profit were $356.1 million, a 32% increase from the 2015 total revenue. The 2016 net income was $123.33 million.

President and CEO Christopher H. Volk bought 11,100 shares for $22.75 per share on March 10. The stock price has increased by 2.51%.

Director William Franklin Hipp bought 4,000 shares for $22.99 per share on March 15. The stock price has increased by 1.44%. Director Einar Seadler bought 4,440 shares for $22.46 per share on March 13. The stock price has increased by 3.83%.

Atlantic Power CFO bought 5,100 shares

CFO Terrence Ronan bought 5,100 shares for $2.58 per share on March 15. The stock price has increased by 1.94%.

Atlantic Power has a market cap of $301.530 million, and its shares were traded around $2.63. The company has a P/S ratio of 0.80. Over the past five years, Atlantic Power had an annual average earnings growth of 9.10%.

Atlantic Power announced its 2016 fourth-quarter results with revenues of $93.4 million and gross profit of $28.9 million while the net loss was $4.1 million. The 2016 total revenue was $399.2 million, a 5% decrease from the 2015 total revenue. The 2016 gross profit was $144.5 million, a 5% decrease from the 2015 gross profit. The 2016 net loss was $113.9 million.

Executive Vice President Commercial Development Joseph Cofelice bought 30,000 shares for $2.44 per share on March 7. The stock price has increased by 7.79%.

Brink's CFO bought 5,000 shares

Executive Vice President and CFO Ronald James Domanico bought 5,000 shares for $52.19 per share on March 7. The stock price has increased by 0.88%.

Brink's has a market cap of $2.63 billion, and its shares were traded around $52.65. The company has a P/E ratio of 77.45 and P/S ratio of 0.87. Brink's trailing 12-month dividend yield is 0.76% while the forward dividend yield is 0.77%.

Brink's announced its 2016 fourth-quarter results with revenues of $803.5 million and gross profit of $182.6 million while the net income was $12.8 million. The 2016 total revenue was $3.02 billion, a 1% decrease from the 2015 total revenue. The 2016 gross profit was $595.8 billion, a 1% increase from the 2015 gross profit. The 2016 net income was $34.5 million.

President and CEO Douglas A. Pertz bought 7,729 shares for $52.3 per share on March 15. The stock price has increased by 0.67%. Director Peter A. Feld sold 150,000 shares for $52.25 per share on March 7. The stock price has increased by 0.77%. Controller Thomas Colan sold 966 shares for $52.4 per share on March 7. The stock price has increased by 0.48%.

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