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, Dec. 3, 2013, 126 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $225.86 to $7,867,379.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Digital Realty (DLR) - FREE Research Report Peterson Scott E who is Chief Acquisitions Officer at Digital Realty bought 4,000 shares at $44.00 on Dec. 3, 2013. Following this transaction, the Chief Acquisitions Officer owned 4,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 4,000-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $44.06, up $0.06, or 0.14% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Digital Realty go as follows:
4-Week # shares bought: 22,009
12-Week # shares bought: 37,209
24-Week # shares bought: 42,209
The average volume for Digital Realty has been 1.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Digital Realty has a market cap of $5.9 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 34.41% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Digital Realty Trust, Inc., a real estate investment trust (REIT), through its controlling interest in Digital Realty Trust, L.P., engages in the ownership, acquisition, development, redevelopment, and management of technology-related real estate. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 6.79%. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.4. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Digital Realty a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on DLR - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Digital Realty as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including poor profit margins and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full Digital Realty 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.