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, June 18, 2014, 77 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $879.50 to $18,369,675.13. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Curtiss-Wright (CW) - FREE Research Report Denton Michael J, who is Former Officer at Curtiss-Wright, sold 994 shares at $66.15 on June 18, 2014. Following this transaction, the Former Officer owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 994-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $68.11, up $1.96, or 2.88% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Curtiss-Wright go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 8,593
12-Week # shares sold: 21,593
24-Week # shares sold: 39,173
The average volume for Curtiss-Wright has been 322,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Curtiss-Wright has a market cap of $3.2 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 8.58% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Curtiss-Wright Corporation provides engineered products and services to the defense, power generation, oil and gas, commercial aerospace, and general industrial markets worldwide. It operates through three segments: Flow Control, Controls, and Surface Technologies. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.77%. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.2. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Curtiss-Wright a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on CW - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Curtiss-Wright 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 expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Curtiss-Wright 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.