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The following is a list of stocks that have seen insider buying over the last week. In addition, all of these stocks have bullish options sentiment, i.e a large number of open call option contracts relative to put option contracts.

Options data sourced from Schaeffer's (on September 20), insider trades reported to the SEC.

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The list has been sorted alphabetically.

1. Amkor Technology, Inc. (AMKR): Roger Anthony Carolin (Director) bought $103,699 worth of stock on September 14. Call open interest at 3,461 contracts vs. put open interest at 1,428 (Put/Call ratio at 0.41).

2. Anadys Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ANDS): QVT Associates GP LLC (10% Owner) bought $45,000 worth of stock on September 10. Call open interest at 614 contracts vs. put open interest at 81 (Put/Call ratio at 0.13).

3. Brinks Co. (BCO): Martin Murray (Director) bought $168,150 worth of stock on September 15, while Robert Strang (Director) bought $112,950 worth of stock on September 14. Call open interest at 3,537 contracts vs. put open interest at 911 (Put/Call ratio at 0.26).

4. Vaalco Energy Inc. (EGY): John Myers (Director) bought $209,000 worth of stock on September 17. Call open interest at 1,263 contracts vs. put open interest at 169 (Put/Call ratio at 0.13).

5. Power-One Inc. (PWER): Kendall Bishop (Director) bought $65,920 worth of stock on September 17, while Tina McKnight (General Counsel and Secretary) bought $58,730 worth of stock on the same day. Call open interest at 16,812 contracts vs. put open interest at 6,834 (Put/Call ratio at 0.41).

6. Neutral Tandem, Inc. (TNDM): Robert Junkroski (Chief Financial Officer & EVP) bought $52,500 worth of stock on September 14, while Rian J. Wren (President & CEO) bought $52,450 worth of stock on the same day. Call open interest at 7,404 contracts vs. put open interest at 2,281 (Put/Call ratio at 0.31).

Disclosure: No positions

Source: 6 Stocks Seeing Recent Insider Buying, Bullish Options Sentiment