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, Dec. 1, 2014, 117 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $311.47 to $11,658,664.23. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Sprouts Farmers Market (SFM) - FREE Research Report Fortunato Joe, who is Director at Sprouts Farmers Market, sold 15,000 shares at $32.11 on Dec. 1, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 27,500 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 35.29% with the 15,000-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $32.00, down $0.11, or 0.36% since the insider transaction. The average volume for Sprouts Farmers Market has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Sprouts Farmers Market has a market cap of $4.8 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are down 17.28% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc., through its subsidiaries, is engaged in the retail of natural and organic food in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 49.6. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Sprouts Farmers Market a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on SFM - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Sprouts Farmers Market as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, notable return on equity and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, premium valuation and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Sprouts Farmers Market 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.