Weekly CEO Buys Highlight: OPK, HELI, RSPP, CLMS

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According to GuruFocus Insider Data , these are the largest CEO buys during the past week. The overall trend of CEOs is illustrated in the chart below:


Opko Health Inc. ( OPK ): CEO & Chairman, 10% Owner Phillip Frost Md Et Al Bought 85,900 Shares

CEO & Chairman, 10% Owner of Opko Health Inc. ( OPK ) Phillip Frost Md Et Al bought 85,900 shares during the past week at an average price of $8.12. Opko Health Inc. was originally incorporated in Delaware in October 1991 under the name Cytoclonal Pharmaceutics Inc. Opko Health Inc. has a market cap of $3.36 billion; its shares were traded at around $8.24 with and P/S ratio of 28.30.

OPK recently reported its third quarter 2013 financial results. Consolidated revenues nearly doubled to $20.6 million during the three months ended Sept. 30, 2013, from $11.8 million in the prior-year period.

George Soros (Trades, Portfolio) bought 745,000 shares in the quarter that ended on 09/30/2013, which is 0.072% of the $9.14 billion portfolio of Soros Fund Management LLC. Mario Gabelli (Trades, Portfolio) owns 15,000 shares as of 09/30/2013, which accounts for 0.0008% of the $17.03 billion portfolio of GAMCO Investors.

Director John A. Paganelli bought 10,000 shares of OPK stock on 01/07/2014 at the average price of $8.45. John A. Paganelli owns at least 225,399 shares after this. The price of the stock has decreased by 2.49% since.

CHC Group Ltd. ( HELI ): President and CEO Amelio J. William Bought 50,000 Shares

President and CEO of CHC Group Ltd. ( HELI ) Amelio J. William bought 50,000 shares on 01/23/2014 at an average price of $9.28. CHC Group Ltd. has a market cap of $720.200 million; its shares were traded at around $9.28 with and P/S ratio of 0.30.

CFO Joan S. Hooper bought 5,000 shares of HELI stock on 01/23/2014 at the average price of $10. Joan S. Hooper owns at least 79,785 shares after this. The price of the stock has decreased by 7.2% since.

RSP Permian Inc. ( RSPP ): CEO Steven D. Gray Bought 15,000 Shares

CEO of RSP Permian Inc. ( RSPP ) Steven D. Gray bought 15,000 shares on 01/23/2014 at an average price of $19.62. Rsp Permian Inc. has a market cap of $1.42 billion; its shares were traded at around $19.62 with and P/S ratio of 12.60.

CFO Scott K. McNeill bought 10,000 shares of RSPP stock on 01/23/2014 at the average price of $19.5. Scott K. McNeill owns at least 10,000 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 0.62% since.

Calamos Asset Management Inc. ( CLMS ): Chairman, CEO and Global Co-CIO, 10% Owner John P. Calamos Sr. Bought 23,258 Shares

Chairman, CEO and Global Co-CIO, 10% Owner of Calamos Asset Management Inc. ( CLMS ) John P. Calamos Sr. bought 23,258 shares on 01/24/2014 at an average price of $11.52. Calamos Asset Management Inc. is a global asset management firm that offers strategies to fulfill a range of asset allocation goals through a multi-team platform. Calamos Asset Management Inc. has a market cap of $236.700 million; its shares were traded at around $11.52 with a P/E ratio of 19.10 and P/S ratio of 0.90. The dividend yield of Calamos Asset Managemen, Inc. stocks is 4.30%.

Mario Gabelli (Trades, Portfolio) owns 126,000 shares as of 09/30/2013, which accounts for 0.0074% of the $17.03 billion portfolio of GAMCO Investors.

SVP and CFO Nimish S. Bhatt bought 364 shares of CLMS stock on 11/20/2013 at the average price of $10.47. Nimish S. Bhatt owns at least 90,543 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 10.03% since.

For the complete list of stocks that were bought by their company CEOs, go to: CEO Buys.

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Referenced Stocks: CLMS , HELI , OPK , RSPP

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