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 7, 2014, 153 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $776.50 to $183,196,515.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Total System Services (TSS) - FREE Research Report Weaver Dorenda K, who is EVP & Chief Accounting Officer at Total System Services, sold 8,000 shares at $32.52 on May 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP & Chief Accounting Officer owned 58,621 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.01% with the 8,000-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $32.56, up $0.04, or 0.11% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Total System Services go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 5,790
12-Week # shares sold: 5,790
24-Week # shares sold: 5,790
The average volume for Total System Services has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Total System Services has a market cap of $6.1 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 2.67% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Total System Services, Inc. provides electronic payment processing services to banks and other financial institutions in the United States and internationally. It operates through four segments: North America Services, Merchant Services, International Services, and NetSpend. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.23%. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.2. Currently, there are 8 analysts who rate Total System Services a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on TSS - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Total System Services as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Total System Services 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.