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What: Shares of Central European Distribution
So what: There was no real news today, short interest is relatively low, and volume isn't out of this world -- but insiders are moving on this beaten-up stock nonetheless. Director Shanahan Williams made a $250,000 purchase of shares on Tuesday to go along with a similar purchase two months ago.
Now what: Traders are betting the insider purchase will give this stock legs after a hard fall in March. They may be right that this is the kind of bullish news shares need to start moving higher. I'd be a little cautious about jumping on today's drop, but when shares settle down I agree with our Motley Fool Global Gains team that this Russian vodka maker has big potential in the world's biggest vodka market.
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