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, Feb. 4, 2014, 131 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $408.12 to $109,651,973.50. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Sturm Ruger & Company (RGR) - FREE Research Report Dineen Thomas Anthony who is Treasurer and CFO at Sturm Ruger & Company sold 5,800 shares at $73.64 on Feb. 4, 2014. Following this transaction, the Treasurer and CFO owned 13,120 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 30.66% with the 5,800-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $72.50, down $1.14, or 1.57% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Sturm Ruger & Company go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 5,000
12-Week # shares sold: 26,608
24-Week # shares sold: 30,737
The average volume for Sturm Ruger & Company has been 339,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Sturm Ruger & Company has a market cap of $1.4 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and aerospace/defense industry. Shares are down 0.42% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of firearms in the United States. The company offers single-shot, auto loading, bolt-action, and sporting rifles; single-action and double-action revolvers; and rim fire auto loading and center fire auto loading pistols. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.21%. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.7. Currently there are no analysts that rate Sturm Ruger & Company a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on RGR - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Sturm Ruger & Company as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Sturm Ruger & Company 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.