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, July 10, 2014, 22 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,261.24 to $2,274,396.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Children's Place (PLCE) - FREE Research Report Mcclure Lawrence D, who is SVP, Human Resources at Children's Place, sold 5,400 shares at $49.84 on July 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP, Human Resources owned 26,046 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 17.17% with the 5,400-share transaction. Poole Gregory I, who is See Remarks at Children's Place, sold 1,376 shares at $49.81 on July 10, 2014. Following this transaction, the See Remarks owned 52,529 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.55% with the 1,376-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $48.18, down $1.63, or 3.38% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Children's Place go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 123,212
12-Week # shares sold: 154,427
24-Week # shares sold: 285,939
The average volume for Children's Place has been 463,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Children's Place has a market cap of $1.1 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are down 14.78% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. The Children's Place, Inc. operates as a children's specialty apparel retailer in North America. It sells apparel, accessories, and footwear for children; and designs, contracts, manufactures, and sells merchandise under the The Children's Place, Place, and Baby Place brands. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.07%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.4. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Children's Place a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on PLCE - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Children's Place as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. Get the full Children's Place 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.