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. Yesterday, Nov. 4, 2013, 136 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $597.52 to $378,220,575.33. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Southern (SO) - FREE Research Report Grain David J who is Director at Southern bought 10,000 shares at $41.13 on Nov. 4, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 10,500 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2000% with the 10,000 share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $41.65, up $0.52, or 1.24% since the insider transaction. The average volume for Southern has been 4.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Southern has a market cap of $35.8 billion and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are down 4.18% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. The Southern Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a public electric utility company. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.95%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.2. Currently there are no analysts that rate Southern a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 13 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on SO - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Southern as a buy. Among the primary strengths of the company is its expanding profit margins over time. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Southern 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.