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, Aug. 11, 2014, 73 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $1,689.60 to $7,913,130.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Everest Re Group (RE) - FREE Research Report Singer Roger M., who is Director at Everest Re Group, sold 1,332 shares at $157.56 on Aug. 11, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 8,668 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 13.32% with the 1,332-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $160.96, up $3.40, or 2.11% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Everest Re Group go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 2,000
12-Week # shares sold: 2,000
24-Week # shares sold: 21,108
The average volume for Everest Re Group has been 336,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Everest Re Group has a market cap of $7.3 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 2.53% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Everest Re Group, Ltd., through its subsidiaries, provides reinsurance and insurance products. It operates through the U.S. Reinsurance, Insurance, International, Bermuda, and Mt. Logan Re segments. The U.S. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.89%. The company has a P/E ratio of 6.4. Currently, there is 1 analyst who rates Everest Re Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on RE - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Everest Re Group 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, solid stock price performance and good cash flow from operations. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Everest Re Group 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.