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. 11, 2013, 145 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $117.00 to $353,142,000.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) - FREE Research Report Rosenthal David S who is Vice President and Secretary at Exxon Mobil Corporation sold 4,266 shares at $95.96 on Dec. 11, 2013. Following this transaction, the Vice President and Secretary owned 130,000 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.18% with the 4,266-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $94.44, down $1.52, or 1.6% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Exxon Mobil Corporation go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 31,200
12-Week # shares sold: 31,200
24-Week # shares sold: 38,862
The average volume for Exxon Mobil Corporation has been 12.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Exxon Mobil Corporation has a market cap of $418.1 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 10.58% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Exxon Mobil Corporation engages in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas, and manufacture of petroleum products. The company also transports and sells crude oil, natural gas, and petroleum products. It has approximately 37,228 gross and 31,264 net operated wells. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.63%. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.5. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Exxon Mobil Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on XOM - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Exxon Mobil Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its attractive valuation levels, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures 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 Exxon Mobil Corporation 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.