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, March 18, 2014, 135 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $235.22 to $501,676,000.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: PNC Financial Services Group (PNC) - FREE Research Report Esposito Orlando C. who is Executive Vice President at PNC Financial Services Group sold 4,116 shares at $82.86 on March 18, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 4,116-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $84.50, up $1.64, or 1.94% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for PNC Financial Services Group go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 4,700
12-Week # shares sold: 24,718
24-Week # shares sold: 30,718
The average volume for PNC Financial Services Group has been 2.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. PNC Financial Services Group has a market cap of $45.0 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 9.07% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. operates as a diversified financial services company in the United States and internationally. The company's Retail Banking segment provides deposit, lending, brokerage, investment management, and cash management services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.09%. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.4. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate PNC Financial Services Group a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on PNC - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates PNC Financial Services Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income, expanding profit margins, notable return on equity 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 PNC Financial Services Group 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.