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. Friday, May 1, 2015, 63 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $200.00 to $4,632,380.28. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: KLA-Tencor (KLAC) - FREE Research Report Bell Bobby R, who is Executive Vice President at KLA-Tencor, bought 67 shares at $64.44 on May 1, 2015. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President owned 19,610 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.34% with the 67-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $60.32, down $4.12, or 6.82% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for KLA-Tencor go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 3,841
12-Week # shares sold: 3,841
24-Week # shares sold: 8,259
The average volume for KLA-Tencor has been 1.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. KLA-Tencor has a market cap of $9.4 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are down 14.55% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. KLA-Tencor Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets process control and yield management solutions worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.4%. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.6. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate KLA-Tencor a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on KLAC - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates KLA-Tencor as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its notable return on equity, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, generally higher debt management risk and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full KLA-Tencor Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: See inside Jim Cramer's multi-million dollar charitable trust portfolio to see the stocks he thinks could be potential winners. Click here to see his holdings for 14-days FREE.