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. 11, 2014, 110 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $74.70 to $30,815,350.22. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Apollo Investment (AINV) - FREE Research Report Hunt Gregory W. who is CFO and Treasurer at Apollo Investment bought 10,000 shares at $8.36 on Feb. 11, 2014. Following this transaction, the CFO and Treasurer owned 15,930 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 168.63% with the 10,000-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $8.80, up $0.44, or 5% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Apollo Investment go as follows:
24-Week # shares bought: 20,000
The average volume for Apollo Investment has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Apollo Investment has a market cap of $1.9 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 0.88% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Apollo Investment Corporation is business development company and operates as a closed-end management investment company. The company invests in middle market companies. It provides direct equity capital, mezzanine and senior secured loans, and subordinated debt and loans. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 9.52%. The company has a P/E ratio of 7.0. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Apollo Investment a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on AINV - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Apollo Investment as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that we feel that the company's cash flow from its operations has been weak overall. Get the full Apollo Investment 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.