A Director at Barnwell Industries (NYSE MKT: BRN) is Buying Shares

By Carrie Williams

Today, a Director at Barnwell Industries (BRNResearch Report), James Barnwell, bought shares of BRN for $6,000.

This recent transaction increases James Barnwell’s holding in the company by 17.28% to a total of $40.97K. In addition to James Barnwell, 2 other BRN executives reported Buy trades in the last month.

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Currently, Barnwell Industries has an average volume of 16.17K.

The insider sentiment on Barnwell Industries has been positive according to 10 insider trades in the past three months. This sentiment is slightly higher than the average sentiment of company insiders in this sector.

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Barnwell Industries, Inc. engages in the oil and natural gas exploration, land investment, and contract drilling. It operates through the following segments: Oil and Natural Gas, Land Investment, and Contract Drilling. The Oil and Natural Gas segment engages in the exploration, development, production and sale of oil and natural gas in Canada.