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. 16, 2014, 73 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $35.09 to $29,478,000.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Guess (GES) - FREE Research Report Marciano Maurice who is Director at Guess sold 1.0 million shares at $29.48 on Jan. 16, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 5.7 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 14.85% with the 1.0 million-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $29.18, down $0.30, or 1.02% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Guess go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 6,000
12-Week # shares sold: 6,000
24-Week # shares sold: 6,000
The average volume for Guess has been 809,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Guess has a market cap of $2.5 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are down 5.79% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Guess , Inc. designs, markets, distributes, and licenses lifestyle collections of contemporary apparel and accessories for men, women, and children that reflect the American lifestyle and European fashion sensibilities. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.71%. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.2. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Guess a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on GES - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Guess as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels and increase in stock price during the past year. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, deteriorating net income and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Guess 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.