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. 25, 2014, 97 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $508.38 to $15,061,515.27. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Qualcomm (QCOM) - FREE Research Report Renduchintala Venkata S M, who is EVP, Qualcomm Technologies Inc at Qualcomm, sold 2,634 shares at $77.17 on Aug. 25, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP, Qualcomm Technologies Inc owned 548 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 82.78% with the 2,634-share transaction. Amon Cristiano R, who is EVP, Qualcomm Technologies Inc at Qualcomm, sold 2,634 shares at $77.17 on Aug. 25, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP, Qualcomm Technologies Inc owned 648 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 80.26% with the 2,634-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $76.60, down $0.57, or 0.74% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Qualcomm go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 9,107
12-Week # shares sold: 9,107
24-Week # shares sold: 10,251
The average volume for Qualcomm has been 8.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Qualcomm has a market cap of $128.8 billion and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are up 3.15% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. QUALCOMM Incorporated designs, develops, manufactures, and markets digital communications products and services based on code division multiple access (CDMA), orthogonal frequency division multiple access (OFDMA), and other technologies. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.19%. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.5. Currently, there are 18 analysts who rate Qualcomm a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on QCOM - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Qualcomm 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, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Qualcomm 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.