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. Friday, July 25, 2014, 34 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $800.00 to $14,310,000.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Apple (AAPL) - FREE Research Report Riccio Daniel J., who is Senior Vice President at Apple, sold 4,291 shares at $97.32 on July 25, 2014. Following this transaction, the Senior Vice President owned 0 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 4,291-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $98.17, up $0.85, or 0.87% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Apple go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 4,291
12-Week # shares sold: 4,904
24-Week # shares sold: 15,099
The average volume for Apple has been 61.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Apple has a market cap of $581.0 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are up 21.87% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Apple Inc. and its wholly-owned subsidiaries design, manufacture, and market mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.94%. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.6. Currently, there are 31 analysts who rate Apple a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on AAPL - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Apple 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, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Apple 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.