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Lakehouse directors nab shares after profit warning

Lakehouse directors nab shares after profit warning

Fri, 05 February 2016

(ShareCast News) - Members of Lakehouse's board nabbed some shares in the company following a profit warning earlier in the week that saw shares in the asset and energy support services group tank. ... [more]

Babcock non-exec picks up some shares

Babcock non-exec picks up some shares

Wed, 03 February 2016

(ShareCast News) - Engineering support services company Babcock International said non-executive director Jeff Randall purchased 1,134 shares at 8.81p each. This brings his total holding to 4,268 sh... [more]

TalkTalk MD throws £1.5m behind company as cyber attack figures released

TalkTalk MD throws £1.5m behind company as cyber attack figures released

Tue, 02 February 2016

(ShareCast News) - After TalkTalk revealed the extent of its cyber-attack injuries on Tuesday, the Managing Director of the FTSE 250 company's business division has thrown nearly £1.5m behind the comp... [more]

Paypoint chair ups stake after average results

Paypoint chair ups stake after average results

Mon, 01 February 2016

(ShareCast News) - Paypoint's chairman is putting more skin in the game, after picking up another £80,000 in shares in his company. The FTSE 250 group revealed on Monday that Nick Wiles purchased 10,0... [more]

Santander chairman banks on future success

Santander chairman banks on future success

Fri, 29 January 2016

(ShareCast News) - Santander's executive chairman Ana Botin has been snapping up shares in a bid to show confidence in the bank. It comes after the Spanish bank missed analysts' expectations with only... [more]

Ortac Resources chairman picks up 10m shares

Thu, 28 January 2016

(ShareCast News) - Paragon Group of Companies' non-executive director Alan Fletcher purchased 22,930 shares at 3.27p each, bringing his total holding to 82,930 shares. On Wednesday, Paragon said its f... [more]

Carpetright execs open wallets and back company

Wed, 27 January 2016

(ShareCast News) - Two Carpetright executives have upped their stake in the company to show their confidence in the business following a mixed third quarter. Chief executive Wilf Walsh backed the comp... [more]

GlobalData chief increases stake after merger

Tue, 26 January 2016

(ShareCast News) - The chief executive of the newly formed GlobalData has acquired a £53.2m stake in the company as part of the deal. Mike Danson acquired over 20.9m shares in the new company, and hol... [more]

Universe Group director sells partial stake to fund property acquisition

Mon, 25 January 2016

(ShareCast News) - One of Universe Group's directors has sold a 3.5m share stake in the company to help fund a property acquisition. The point of sale, payment and on-line loyalty systems provider rev... [more]

Action Hotels chairman Al-Sabah buys shares from director

Fri, 22 January 2016

(ShareCast News) - Action Hotels founder and chairman, Mubarak Al-Sabah, purchased 1.5m shares in the Middle East and Australian hotel operator at 48p each from development director Rawaf Bourisli. ... [more]

Rotala chairman increases stake in company

Thu, 21 January 2016

(ShareCast News) - Rotala's chairman has purchased another 113,000 shares in the company through his family trust. The Gunn Family Charitable Trust, for which chairman John Gunn is a beneficiary, boug... [more]

Berkeley Group non-exec picks up first shares

Tue, 19 January 2016

(ShareCast News) - First Derivatives non-executive director David Anderson offloaded 5,000 shares in the software and consulting firm at 1,541p each. The sale brought his interest in the company down ... [more]

ULS Technology director sells shares to fund property investment

Mon, 18 January 2016

(ShareCast News) - ULS Technology's Nigel Hoath has cashed in £4.5m worth of shares to fund some property investment opportunities. In a statement to the market on Monday, the company revealed the non... [more]

Debenhams CFO backs company's success

Fri, 15 January 2016

(ShareCast News) - Debenhams' chief financial officer is backing the company after a solid set of Christmas results. On Friday, Matt Smith purchased 25,000 for just over £19,000, taking the total numb... [more]

Octagonal non-exec director picks up 3.3m shares

Tue, 12 January 2016

(ShareCast News) - Octagonal's non-executive director Martin Davison bought a total of 3.3m shares in the investment company via his pension fund. Davison purchased 3m at 1.2p each last Friday and 265... [more]

Tracsis boss takes home start of year bonus

Mon, 11 January 2016

(ShareCast News) - Tracsis' chief executive has taken home a tidy bonus of over £0.66m to start the year. Chief executive John McArthur sold 120,000 shares in the AIM-listed data capture, reporting an... [more]

YouGov chief sells £1m stake to cover tax bill

Fri, 08 January 2016

(ShareCast News) - YouGov chief executive officer and co-founder Stephan Shakespeare has sold a large chunk of shares in his company to satisfy a tax bill. The income taxes arose from a recent exercis... [more]

Director dealings: Mercantile Investment Trust non-exec buys in

Thu, 07 January 2016

(ShareCast News) - Angus Lennox, a non-executive director of JP Morgan-managed Mercantile Investment Trust, has invested £90,150 of his cash in the grand old dame of the UK trust sector. Former Cazeno... [more]

Second Assura director sells large stake in company

Wed, 06 January 2016

(ShareCast News) - Assura's finance director has sold over half his stake in the primary care property investment and development company to pocket over half a million pounds. Jonathan Murphy sold ove... [more]

ITV chair takes shares partially in lieu of fee

Tue, 05 January 2016

(ShareCast News) - ITV chairman Archie Norman has seen his stake in the media company rise in lieu of directors fees. Norman, who has been steering the company since 2009, has an arrangement that mean... [more]

Zambeef directors grab bigger stakes in beef producer

Mon, 04 January 2016

(ShareCast News) - Ex-banker Adam Fleming has added further to his stake in Zambian beef producer Zambeef, where he is a non-executive director, splashing out £795,000 on shares. Fleming's Rhodora veh... [more]

Watchstone Group chairman buys shares

Wed, 30 December 2015

(ShareCast News) - Richard Rose, non-executive chairman of Watchstone Group - formerly Quindell - bought 100,000 shares in the insurance technology company at 257.88p each. This marked Rose's first pu... [more]

Zambeef non-exec director increases holding

Tue, 29 December 2015

(ShareCast News) - Non-executive director Adam Fleming picked up shares in Zambeef Products through trust Rhodora Limited, of which he is a beneficiary. The trust purchased 6.2m shares in the Zambia-b... [more]

Mitchells & Butlers CEO picks up some shares

Wed, 23 December 2015

(ShareCast News) - Animalcare Group's Chairman, James Lambert, dumped 54,000 shares in the veterinary medicines supplier at 222p each. The sale brought his holding down to 1.3m shares, or 6.2%. Elsew... [more]

N Brown CEO treats herself to first share purchase

Tue, 22 December 2015

(ShareCast News) - N Brown's chief executive officer Angela Spindler made her first purchase on Tuesday, nabbing 23,782 shares in the home shopping business at 292.80p each. Elsewhere, Imagination Tec... [more]

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Symantec Corp. 19.76 3.02 22:10
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NASDAQ 100 Top Fallers

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Adobe Systems Inc. 79.20 -8.29 22:08
T-Mobile Us, Inc. 35.66 -7.86 22:10
Netflix Inc. 82.79 -7.71 22:03
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