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. 13, 2013, 169 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $704.00 to $43,077,002,500.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Mid-America Apartment Communities (MAA) - FREE Research Report Sanders William Reid who is Director at Mid-America Apartment Communities bought 1,300 shares at $61.29 on Nov. 13, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 300 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 130% with the 1,300 share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $61.54, up $0.25, or 0.41% since the insider transaction. The average volume for Mid-America Apartment Communities has been 744,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Mid-America Apartment Communities has a market cap of $4.6 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 5.05% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Mid-America Apartment Communities, Inc. is an independent real estate investment trust. The firm invests in the real estate markets of the United States. It is engaged in acquisition, redevelopment, new development, property management, and disposition of multifamily apartment communities. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.53%. The company has a P/E ratio of 35.1. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Mid-America Apartment Communities a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on MAA - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Mid-America Apartment Communities as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, compelling growth in net income and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Mid-America Apartment Communities 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.