Weekly CEO Buys Highlight: TRNO, WTSLA, TWO, MTGE, NTWK

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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: Terreno Realty Corporation ( TRNO ): CHAIRMAN AND CEO W Blake Baird Bought 60,000 Shares

CHAIRMAN AND CEO of Terreno Realty Corporation ( TRNO ) W Blake Baird bought 60,000 shares on 02/22/2013 at an average price of $17.36. Terreno Realty Corporation was incorporated on November 2009 in Maryland. Terreno Realty Corporation has a market cap of $232.687 million; its shares were traded at around $17.36 with a P/E ratio of 676.9 and P/S ratio of 7.2993. The dividend yield of Terreno Realty Corporation stocks is 2.66%.

Third Avenue Management owns 245,090 shares as of 12/31/2012, which accounts for 0.082% of the $4.63 billion portfolio of Third Avenue Management .

PRESIDENT AND CFO Michael A Coke bought 5,000 shares of TRNO stock on 02/22/2013 at the average price of 16.6. Michael A Coke owns at least 181,000 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 4.58% since. Other insiders have also increased their positions in the company.

Wet Seal, Inc. ( WTSLA ): CEO John D Goodman Bought 218,056 Shares

CEO of Wet Seal, Inc. ( WTSLA ) John D Goodman bought 218,056 shares on 02/14/2013 at an average price of $3.01. Wet Seal, Inc. incorporated in the State of Delaware in 1990. Wet Seal, Inc. has a market cap of $271.52 million; its shares were traded at around $3.01 with and P/S ratio of 0.4609. Wet Seal, Inc. had an annual average earnings growth of 3.5% over the past 5 years.

Wet Seal Inc. recently reported net sales and comparable store sales for the five-week period ended February 2, 2013, or fiscal January, and the fiscal fourth quarter ended February 2, 2013. E-commerce net sales, which are not included in comparable store sales, increased 29.8% and 13.9% in fiscal January and the fiscal fourth quarter, respectively.

Director Jonathan Duskin bought 23,500 shares of WTSLA stock on 09/21/2012 at the average price of 3.19. Jonathan Duskin owns at least 133,909 shares after this. The price of the stock has decreased by 5.64% since. There are mixed trades from other insiders.

Two Harbors Investment Corp ( TWO ): CEO, President Thomas Siering Bought 25,000 Shares

CEO, President of Two Harbors Investment Corp ( TWO ) Thomas Siering bought 25,000 shares during the past week at an average price of $12.5. Two Harbors Investment Corp. was incorporated on May 21, 2009 and commenced operations as a publicly traded company on October 28, 2009. Two Harbors Investment Corp has a market cap of $3.69 billion; its shares were traded at around $12.5 with a P/E ratio of 16.5289 and P/S ratio of 7.6161. The dividend yield of Two Harbors Investment Corp stocks is 13.68%.

Two Harbors reported Core Earnings for the quarter ended December 31, 2012 of $84.0 million, or $0.28 per diluted weighted average common share outstanding, as compared to Core Earnings for the quarter ended September 30, 2012 of $87.1 million, or $0.32 per diluted weighted average common share outstanding.

George Soros bought 226,050 shares in the quarter that ended on 12/31/2012, which is 0.03% of the $8.36 billion portfolio of Soros Fund Management LLC. Leon Cooperman owns 100,000 shares as of 12/31/2012, which accounts for 0.02% of the $5.45 billion portfolio of Omega Advisors. David Tepper owns 2,440,000 shares as of 12/31/2012, which accounts for 0.59% of the $4.62 billion portfolio of Appaloosa Management LP.

Vice Pres., CFO & Treasurer Brad Farrell bought 400 shares of TWO stock on 02/22/2013 at the average price of 12.45. Brad Farrell owns at least 13,250 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 0.4% since. Other insiders have also increased their positions in the company.

American Capital Mortgage Investment Corp ( MTGE ): CEO Malon Wilkus Bought 9,630 Shares

CEO of American Capital Mortgage Investment Corp ( MTGE ) Malon Wilkus bought 9,630 shares on 02/14/2013 at an average price of $25.6. American Capital Mortgage Investment Corp. was incorporated in the State of Maryland on March 15, 2011. American Capital Mortgage Investment Corp has a market cap of $924.321 million; its shares were traded at around $25.6 with a P/E ratio of 7 and P/S ratio of 55.9. The dividend yield of American Capital Mortgage Investment Corp stocks is 14.12%.

MTGE recently reported net income for the quarter ended December 31, 2012 of $50.4 million, or $1.40 per share, and net book value of $25.74 per share. For the full year, the Company reported a 41% economic return, comprised of $3.60 per share in dividends and a $4.87 per share increase in net book value.

Director John R Erickson bought 3,000 shares of MTGE stock on 02/15/2013 at the average price of 25.95. John R Erickson owns at least 3,000 shares after this. The price of the stock has decreased by 1.35% since. There are mixed trades from other insiders.

Netsol Technologies, Inc. ( NTWK ): Chairman, CEO Najeeb Ghauri Bought 10,000 Shares

Chairman, CEO of Netsol Technologies, Inc. ( NTWK ) Najeeb Ghauri bought 10,000 shares on 02/19/2013 at an average price of $10.54. NetSol Technologies, Inc. is a Nevada Corporation founded in 1996. Netsol Technologies, Inc. has a market cap of $85.7749 million; its shares were traded at around $10.54 with a P/E ratio of 11.3766 and P/S ratio of 1.6036.

President Najeeb Ghauri bought 8,850 shares of NTWK stock on 11/23/2012 at the average price of 6.2. Najeeb Ghauri owns at least 264,205 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 70% since.About GuruFocus: GuruFocus.com tracks the stocks picks and portfolio holdings of the world's best investors. This value investing site offers stock screeners and valuation tools. And publishes daily articles tracking the latest moves of the world's best investors. GuruFocus also provides promising stock ideas in 3 monthly newsletters sent to Premium Members .



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Referenced Stocks: MTGE , NTWK , TRNO , TWO

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