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Weekly CEO Buys Highlight: TPC, GBDC, NUVA, TEGP, JOY

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:

Tutor Perini Corp ( TPC ): Chairman & CEO, 10% Owner Ronald N Tutor Bought 131,809 Shares

Chairman & CEO, 10% Owner of Tutor Perini Corp ( TPC ) Ronald N Tutor bought 131,809 shares during the past week at an average price of $23.79. Tutor Perini Corp was incorporated in 1918. The Company is a construction services company which offers general contracting, pre-construction planning and comprehensive project management services, including the planning and scheduling of the manpower, equipment, materials and subcontractors required for a project. Tutor Perini Corp has a market cap of $1.17 billion; its shares were traded at around $23.79 with a P/E ratio of 12.10 and P/S ratio of 0.25.

TPC recently reported its first quarter 2015 financial results. Revenue was $1,066.5 million for the three months ended March 31, 2015, compared to $955.2 million for the same period in 2014. Income from construction operations was $20.1 million for the three months ended March 31, 2015, compared to $41.5 million for the same period in 2014.

David Dreman (Trades, Portfolio) owns 370,532 shares as of 12/31/2014, which accounts for 0.73% of the $1.16 billion portfolio of Dreman Value Management. Richard Pzena (Trades, Portfolio) owns 768,299 shares as of 12/31/2014, which accounts for 0.099% of the $17.99 billion portfolio of Pzena Investment Management LLC. HOTCHKIS & WILEY sold out his holdings in the quarter that ended on 12/31/2014.

10% Owner N. Tutor Separate Prope Ronald bought 36,805 shares of TPC stock on 06/10/2015 at the average price of 22.87. N. Tutor Separate Prope Ronald owns at least 5,788,040 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 4.02% since.

Golub Capital BDC Inc ( GBDC ): CEO David Golub Bought 76,683 Shares

CEO of Golub Capital BDC Inc ( GBDC ) David Golub bought 76,683 shares during the past week at an average price of $17.36. Golub Capital BDC, Inc. was formed in November 2009. Golub Capital Bdc Inc has a market cap of $889.309 million; its shares were traded at around $17.36 with a P/E ratio of 11.70 and P/S ratio of 7.13. The dividend yield of Golub Capital Bdc Inc stocks is 7.37%.

Golub Capital recently reported its third quarter fiscal year 2015 financial results. Net increase in net assets resulting from operations for the quarter ended March 31, 2015 was $17.9 million, or $0.38 per share, as compared to $15.2 million, or $0.32 per share, for the quarter ended December 31, 2014.

Director William M Iv Webster bought 5,000 shares of GBDC stock on 04/10/2015 at the average price of 17.42. William M Iv Webster owns at least 210,503 shares after this. The price of the stock has decreased by 0.34% since.

NuVasive Inc ( NUVA ): Chairman & CEO Gregory T Lucier Bought 20,000 Shares

Chairman & CEO of NuVasive Inc ( NUVA ) Gregory T Lucier bought 20,000 shares during the past week at an average price of $49.99. NuVasive Inc was incorporated in Delaware on July 21, 1997, and began commercializing its products in 2001. Nuvasive Inc has a market cap of $2.42 billion; its shares were traded at around $49.99 with a P/E ratio of 78.40 and P/S ratio of 3.09.

Ken Fisher (Trades, Portfolio) owns 1,515,939 shares as of 12/31/2014, an increase of 28.72% from the previous quarter. This position accounts for 0.15% of the $48.83 billion portfolio of Fisher Asset Management, LLC. Mario Gabelli (Trades, Portfolio) owns 166,700 shares as of 12/31/2014, which accounts for 0.041% of the $19.06 billion portfolio of GAMCO Investors.

President and COO Patrick Miles sold 4,194 shares of NUVA stock on 06/02/2015 at the average price of 49.47. Patrick Miles owns at least 92,488 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 1.05% since.

Tallgrass Energy GP LP ( TEGP ): President and CEO, 10% Owner David G Jr Dehaemers Bought 15,000 Shares

President and CEO, 10% Owner of Tallgrass Energy GP LP ( TEGP ) David G Jr Dehaemers bought 15,000 shares on 06/08/2015 at an average price of $31.77. Tallgrass Energy GP LP is a publicly traded limited partnership engaged in the transportation, storage, and processing of natural gas, the transportation of crude oil and the provision of water business services to the oil and gas exploration and production industry. Tallgrass Energy Gp Lp has a market cap of $5 billion; its shares were traded at around $31.77 with and P/S ratio of 3.55.

Director Jeffrey A Ball bought 20,000 shares of TEGP stock on 05/12/2015 at the average price of 29. Jeffrey A Ball owns at least 20,000 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 9.55% since.

Joy Global Inc ( JOY ): President and CEO Edward L Doheny Ii Bought 7,750 Shares

President and CEO of Joy Global Inc ( JOY ) Edward L Doheny Ii bought 7,750 shares on 06/05/2015 at an average price of $38.85. Joy Global Inc was incorporated in Delaware on September 16, 1986. Joy Global Inc has a market cap of $3.79 billion; its shares were traded at around $38.85 with a P/E ratio of 14.30 and P/S ratio of 1.09. The dividend yield of Joy Global Inc stocks is 2.06%. Joy Global Inc had an annual average earnings growth of 17.80% over the past 10 years.

Joy Global recently reported its second quarter fiscal 2015 financial results. Operating income for the second quarter of fiscal 2015 totaled $70 million, compared to $126 million in the second quarter of fiscal 2014. Fully diluted earnings per share for the second quarter of fiscal 2015 totaled $0.40, compared to $0.73 in the second quarter of fiscal 2014.

Joel Greenblatt (Trades, Portfolio) owns 392,697 shares as of 12/31/2014, an increase of 140.08% from the previous quarter. This position accounts for 0.15% of the $13.11 billion portfolio of Gotham Asset Management, LLC. James Barrow (Trades, Portfolio) owns 8,369,794 shares as of 12/31/2014, an increase of 12.16% from the previous quarter. This position accounts for 0.52% of the $73.66 billion portfolio of Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss.

EVP & CFO James M Sullivan bought 4,000 shares of JOY stock on 06/05/2015 at the average price of 38.48. James M Sullivan owns at least 25,949 shares after this. The price of the stock has increased by 0.96% since.

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