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. 21, 2014, 54 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $307.00 to $352,080,000.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: MasterCard Incorporated (MA) - FREE Research Report MasterCard Foundation who is 10% Owner at MasterCard Incorporated sold 26,984 shares at $823.12 on Jan. 21, 2014. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 12.1 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.22% with the 26,984-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $83.21, down $739.91, or 889.2% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for MasterCard Incorporated go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 1,370
12-Week # shares sold: 2,870
24-Week # shares sold: 13,563
The average volume for MasterCard Incorporated has been 644,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. MasterCard Incorporated has a market cap of $94.8 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 2.03% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. MasterCard Incorporated, together with its subsidiaries, provides transaction processing and other payment-related services in the United States and internationally. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.54%. The company has a P/E ratio of 32.3. Currently there are 17 analysts that rate MasterCard Incorporated a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on MA - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates MasterCard Incorporated as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, increase in net income, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full MasterCard Incorporated 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.