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. Thursday, April 17, 2014, 85 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $53.41 to $64,010,000.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Littelfuse (LFUS) - FREE Research Report Grillo Anthony, who is Director at Littelfuse, sold 750 shares at $97.62 on April 17, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 62,179 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.19% with the 750-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $97.86, up $0.24, or 0.25% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Littelfuse go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 750
12-Week # shares sold: 6,600
24-Week # shares sold: 19,050
The average volume for Littelfuse has been 110,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Littelfuse has a market cap of $2.2 billion and is part of the services sector and wholesale industry. Shares are up 5.53% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Littelfuse, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells circuit protection devices for use in the automotive, electronic, and electrical markets worldwide. It operates in three segments: Electronics, Automotive, and Electrical. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.95%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.5. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Littelfuse a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on LFUS - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Littelfuse as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Littelfuse 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.