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. 26, 2014, 64 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $780.00 to $14,799,972.38. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Intuit (INTU) - FREE Research Report Smith Brad D, who is CEO and President and Director at Intuit, sold 21,000 shares at $82.24 on Aug. 26, 2014. Following this transaction, the CEO and President and Director owned 234,091 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.23% with the 21,000-share transaction. Goodarzi Sasan K, who is SVP, Consumer Tax Group at Intuit, sold 5,051 shares at $82.29 on Aug. 26, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP, Consumer Tax Group owned 3,179 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 61.37% with the 5,051-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $82.63, up $0.34, or 0.41% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Intuit go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 80
12-Week # shares sold: 80
24-Week # shares sold: 8,191
The average volume for Intuit has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Intuit has a market cap of $23.5 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 8.28% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Intuit Inc. provides business and financial management solutions for small businesses, consumers, and accounting professionals in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, India, and Singapore. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.21%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.8. Currently, there are 6 analysts who rate Intuit a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on INTU - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Intuit 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 growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Intuit 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.