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, Jan. 6, 2014, 102 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1.10 to $7,496,280.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Maxim Integrated Products (MXIM) - FREE Research Report Doluca Tunc who is President, Ceo & Director at Maxim Integrated Products sold 2,000 shares at $28.50 on Jan. 6, 2014. Following this transaction, the President, Ceo & Director owned 1.2 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.17% with the 2,000-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $29.02, up $0.52, or 1.79% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Maxim Integrated Products go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 5,000
12-Week # shares sold: 5,000
24-Week # shares sold: 32,646
The average volume for Maxim Integrated Products has been 3.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Maxim Integrated Products has a market cap of $8.1 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 3.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and markets various linear and mixed-signal integrated circuits worldwide. The company also provides a range of high-frequency process technologies and capabilities for use in custom designs. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.62%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.9. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Maxim Integrated Products a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 12 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on MXIM - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Maxim Integrated Products as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity, reasonable valuation levels and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Maxim Integrated Products 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.