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. Yesterday, May 7, 2015, 75 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $130.56 to $50,650,057.80. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Republic First Bancorp (FRBK) - FREE Research Report Flocco Theodore J JR, who is Director at Republic First Bancorp, bought 5,000 shares at $3.60 on May 7, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 23,650 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 26.81% with the 5,000-share transaction. Historical insider transactions for Republic First Bancorp go as follows:
4-Week # shares bought: 26,316
12-Week # shares bought: 26,316
24-Week # shares bought: 26,316
The average volume for Republic First Bancorp has been 76,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Republic First Bancorp has a market cap of $135.0 million and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are down 4.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Republic First Bancorp, Inc. operates as the holding company for Republic First Bank that provides credit and depository banking services to individuals and businesses primarily in Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey. The company has a P/E ratio of 51.0. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Republic First Bancorp a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on FRBK - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Republic First Bancorp as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and unimpressive growth in net income. Get the full Republic First Bancorp 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.