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: Mosaic (MOS) - FREE Research Report Ebel Gregory L who is Director at Mosaic bought 1,630 shares at $47.89 on Nov. 12, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 1,630 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 1,630 share transaction. Koenig Emery N. who is Director at Mosaic bought 2,200 shares at $47.19 on Nov. 12, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 5,891 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 59.6% with the 2,200 share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $48.15, up $0.96, or 2% since the insider transaction. The average volume for Mosaic has been 5.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Shares are down 15.01% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. The Mosaic Company produces and markets concentrated phosphate and potash crop nutrients for the agriculture industry worldwide. It operates in two segments, Phosphates and Potash. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.08%. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.6. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Mosaic a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on MOS - FREE TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Mosaic 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, reasonable valuation levels and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, weak operating cash flow and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full Mosaic 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.
- 12-Week # shares bought: 10,000
- 24-Week # shares bought: 25,000
- 24-Week # shares sold: 2,840
- 4-Week # shares bought: 7,760
- 12-Week # shares bought: 7,760
- 24-Week # shares bought: 7,760
- 24-Week # shares sold: 5,000