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. 19, 2014, 110 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $21.54 to $422,568,000.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Maxim Integrated Products (MXIM) - FREE Research Report Sangalli Walter who is VP of WW Sales & Marketing at Maxim Integrated Products sold 3,696 shares at $31.10 on Feb. 19, 2014. Following this transaction, the VP of WW Sales & Marketing owned 110,683 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.23% with the 3,696-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $31.23, up $0.13, or 0.42% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Maxim Integrated Products go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 24,475
12-Week # shares sold: 29,475
24-Week # shares sold: 54,475
The average volume for Maxim Integrated Products has been 3.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Maxim Integrated Products has a market cap of $8.8 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 11.51% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. 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 3.34%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.2. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Maxim Integrated Products a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 11 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 revenue growth, notable return on equity, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures 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.