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 18, 2015, 93 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $500.00 to $575,784,180.28. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: TD Ameritrade (AMTD) - FREE Research Report Prezzano Wilbur J, who is Director at TD Ameritrade, sold 14,885 shares at $37.04 on May 18, 2015. Following this transaction, the Director owned 101,942 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 12.74% with the 14,885-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $37.68, up $0.64, or 1.7% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for TD Ameritrade go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 27,055
12-Week # shares sold: 27,055
24-Week # shares sold: 27,055
The average volume for TD Ameritrade has been 2.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. TD Ameritrade has a market cap of $20.0 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 5% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation provides securities brokerage services and related technology-based financial services to retail investors, traders, and independent registered investment advisors (RIAs) in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.63%. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.3. Currently, there are 9 analysts who rate TD Ameritrade a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on AMTD - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates TD Ameritrade as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its expanding profit margins, notable return on equity and solid stock price performance. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full TD Ameritrade 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.