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, June 12, 2015, 76 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $100.00 to $5,841,705.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Calavo Growers (CVGW) - FREE Research Report Cole Lecil E, who is Chairman, CEO & President at Calavo Growers, sold 29,242 shares at $55.06 on June 12, 2015. Following this transaction, the Chairman, CEO & President owned 753,052 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.74% with the 29,242-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $53.99, down $1.07, or 1.98% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Calavo Growers go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 2,500
12-Week # shares sold: 2,500
24-Week # shares sold: 2,500
The average volume for Calavo Growers has been 103,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Calavo Growers has a market cap of $954.7 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are up 15.03% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Calavo Growers, Inc. markets, and distributes avocados, prepared avocados, and other perishable foods to food distributors, produce wholesalers, supermarkets, convenience stores, and restaurants worldwide. It operates in three segments: Fresh Products, Calavo Foods, and RFG. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.37%. The company has a P/E ratio of 67.8. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Calavo Growers a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on CVGW - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Calavo Growers as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and solid stock price performance. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Calavo Growers 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.