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. 12, 2013, 237 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $100.00 to $356,344,136.36. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Schnitzer Steel Industries (SCHN) - FREE Research Report Mendez David J. who is VP & Corporate Controller at Schnitzer Steel Industries sold 1,000 shares at $31.25 on Nov. 12, 2013. Following this transaction, the VP & Corporate Controller owned 13,601 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.85% with the 1,000 share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $30.68, down $0.57, or 1.86% since the insider transaction. The average volume for Schnitzer Steel Industries has been 247,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Schnitzer Steel Industries has a market cap of $817.9 million and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 3.03% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. manufactures and exports recycled ferrous metal products worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Metals Recycling Business (MRB), Auto Parts Business (APB), and Steel Manufacturing Business (SMB). The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.4%. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Schnitzer Steel Industries a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on SCHN - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Schnitzer Steel Industries as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and increase in stock price during the past year. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. Get the full Schnitzer Steel Industries 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.