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. 25, 2014, 122 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $95.53 to $95,971,341.22. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Western Digital Corporation (WDC) - FREE Research Report Cordano Michael D who is President, HGST Subsidiary at Western Digital Corporation sold 2,860 shares at $86.57 on Feb. 25, 2014. Following this transaction, the President, HGST Subsidiary owned 85,106 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.25% with the 2,860-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $88.32, up $1.75, or 1.98% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Western Digital Corporation go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 4,866
12-Week # shares sold: 7,725
24-Week # shares sold: 77,280
The average volume for Western Digital Corporation has been 2.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Western Digital Corporation has a market cap of $20.9 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer hardware industry. Shares are up 4.64% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Western Digital Corporation, through its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and sells storage products and solutions that enable people to create, manage, experience, and preserve digital content. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.35%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.3. Currently there are 11 analysts that rate Western Digital Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on WDC - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Western Digital Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Western Digital Corporation 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.