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 29, 2014, 124 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $783.36 to $53,794,125.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Extra Space Storage (EXR) - FREE Research Report Kunde Grace, who is SVP Accounting and Finance at Extra Space Storage, sold 1,543 shares at $52.50 on May 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP Accounting and Finance owned 6,039 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 20.35% with the 1,543-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $52.59, up $0.09, or 0.17% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Extra Space Storage go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 3,240
12-Week # shares sold: 3,240
24-Week # shares sold: 3,240
The average volume for Extra Space Storage has been 718,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Extra Space Storage has a market cap of $6.1 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 24.16% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Extra Space Storage, Inc. operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT) in the United States. It engages in property management and development activities that include acquiring, managing, developing, and selling, as well as the rental of self-storage facilities. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.6%. The company has a P/E ratio of 33.3. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Extra Space Storage a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on EXR - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Extra Space Storage as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Extra Space Storage 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.