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. 21, 2013, 155 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $250.02 to $153,391,332.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Dick's Sporting Goods (DKS) - FREE Research Report Hawaux Andre J who is EVP-Finance, Admin & CFO at Dick's Sporting Goods bought 1,000 shares at $54.99 on Nov. 21, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP-Finance, Admin & CFO owned 48,442 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.11% with the 1,000 share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $55.62, up $0.63, or 1.13% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Dick's Sporting Goods go as follows:
12-Week # shares bought: 6,400
12-Week # shares sold: 6,000
24-Week # shares bought: 6,400
24-Week # shares sold: 6,000
The average volume for Dick's Sporting Goods has been 1.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Dick's Sporting Goods has a market cap of $5.5 billion and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are up 21.37% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Dick's Sporting Goods, Inc. operates as a sports and fitness retailer primarily in the Eastern United States. The company provides hardlines, including sporting goods equipment, fitness equipment, golf equipment, and hunting and fishing gear products; apparel; and footwear products. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.91%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.9. Currently there are 16 analysts that rate Dick's Sporting Goods a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on DKS - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Dick's Sporting Goods as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Dick's Sporting Goods 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.