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, April 29, 2014, 64 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $51.96 to $13,854,387.86. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Aaron's (AAN) - FREE Research Report Robinson John W, who is EVP Aaron's, President/CEO Pro at Aaron's, bought 50,000 shares at $28.96 on April 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP Aaron's, President/CEO Pro owned 78,846 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 173.33% with the 50,000-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $29.19, up $0.23, or 0.79% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Aaron's go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 33,238
12-Week # shares sold: 33,238
24-Week # shares sold: 33,238
The average volume for Aaron's has been 1.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Aaron's has a market cap of $2.1 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 0.44% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Aaron's, Inc. operates as a specialty retailer of consumer electronics, computers, residential furniture, household appliances, and accessories in the United States and Canada. The company operates in four segments: Sales and Lease Ownership, HomeSmart, Franchise, and Manufacturing. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.27%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.9. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Aaron's a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on AAN - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Aaron's as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Aaron's 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.