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 28, 2014, 121 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $341.00 to $1,468,820,910.70. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Sapient (SAPE) - FREE Research Report Wexler Alan M, who is Senior Vice President at Sapient, sold 17,500 shares at $16.59 on May 28, 2014. Following this transaction, the Senior Vice President owned 328,795 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.05% with the 17,500-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $16.38, down $0.21, or 1.28% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Sapient go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 155,922
12-Week # shares sold: 155,922
24-Week # shares sold: 155,922
The average volume for Sapient has been 667,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Sapient has a market cap of $2.4 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 5.93% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Sapient Corporation provides strategy, marketing, and technology services that enable clients identify and act upon opportunities to improve their business performance. It operates in three segments: SapientNitro, Sapient Global Markets, and Sapient Government Services. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.2. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Sapient a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on SAPE - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Sapient 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 solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Sapient 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.