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, May 1, 2014, 88 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,215.00 to $131,924,000.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Boeing (BA) - FREE Research Report Conner Raymond L., who is Vice Chair, Pres. & CEO, BCA at Boeing, sold 8,626 shares at $127.89 on May 1, 2014. Following this transaction, the Vice Chair, Pres. & CEO, BCA owned 124,611 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.47% with the 8,626-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $130.10, up $2.21, or 1.7% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Boeing go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 14,129
12-Week # shares sold: 14,129
24-Week # shares sold: 14,129
The average volume for Boeing has been 4.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Boeing has a market cap of $94.1 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and aerospace/defense industry. Shares are down 5.88% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. The Boeing Company, together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, sells, services, and supports commercial jetliners, military aircraft, satellites, missile defense, human space flight, and launch systems and services worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.35%. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.8. Currently, there are 14 analysts who rate Boeing a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on BA - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Boeing as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, solid stock price performance and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Boeing 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.