Editor's Note: Any reference to TheStreet Ratings and its underlying recommendation does not reflect the opinion of TheStreet, Inc. or any of its contributors including Jim Cramer or Stephanie Link. Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, 100 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $2,920.00 to $142,506,400.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Power Integrations (POWI) - FREE Research Report Balakrishnan Balu who is President and CEO at Power Integrations sold 25,000 shares at $58.75 on Nov. 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the President and CEO owned 199,532 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 11.13% with the 25,000 share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $56.54, down $2.21, or 3.91% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Power Integrations go as follows:
12-Week # shares sold: 21,812
24-Week # shares sold: 33,250
The average volume for Power Integrations has been 164,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Power Integrations has a market cap of $1.7 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 70.43% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Power Integrations, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and markets analog and mixed-signal integrated circuits (ICs), and other electronic components and circuitry used in high-voltage power conversion. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.56%. The company has a P/E ratio of 33.7. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Power Integrations a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on POWI - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Power Integrations as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full Power Integrations Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more.