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. 4, 2014, 88 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $555.68 to $8,275,700.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Waterstone Financial (WSBF) - FREE Research Report Schmidt Stephen J, who is Director at Waterstone Financial, bought 3,000 shares at $12.40 on Dec. 4, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 42,078 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 7.68% with the 3,000-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $12.55, up $0.15, or 1.2% since the insider transaction. The average volume for Waterstone Financial has been 123,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Waterstone Financial has a market cap of $427.2 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 22.78% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Waterstone Financial, Inc. operates as a bank holding company for WaterStone Bank SSB that provides various financial services to customers in southeastern Wisconsin. The company operates through two segments, Community Banking and Mortgage Banking. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.61%. The company has a P/E ratio of 33.5. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Waterstone Financial a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on WSBF - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Waterstone Financial as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income, expanding profit margins, solid stock price performance and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Waterstone Financial 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.