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 30, 2014, 50 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $282.88 to $148,399,440.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Hanesbrands (HBI) - FREE Research Report Faircloth Michael E., who is Pres., Chief Global Ops Offcr at Hanesbrands, sold 14,150 shares at $100.25 on July 30, 2014. Following this transaction, the Pres., Chief Global Ops Offcr owned 49,516 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 22.23% with the 14,150-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $99.82, down $0.43, or 0.43% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Hanesbrands go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 30,000
12-Week # shares sold: 90,000
24-Week # shares sold: 194,000
The average volume for Hanesbrands has been 722,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Hanesbrands has a market cap of $10.0 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 43.23% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Hanesbrands Inc., a consumer goods company, designs, manufactures, sources, and sells various basic apparels primarily in the United States. The company operates in four segments: Innerwear, Activewear, Direct to Consumer, and International. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.2%. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.9. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Hanesbrands a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on HBI - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Hanesbrands as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Hanesbrands 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.