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, June 15, 2015, 81 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $428.00 to $1,771,500.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Lexington Realty (LXP) - FREE Research Report Eglin T Wilson, who is CEO and President at Lexington Realty, bought 50,000 shares at $8.96 on June 15, 2015. Following this transaction, the CEO and President owned 1.9 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 2.76% with the 50,000-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $8.92, down $0.04, or 0.44% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Lexington Realty go as follows:
4-Week # shares bought: 25,000
4-Week # shares sold: 70,000
12-Week # shares bought: 25,000
12-Week # shares sold: 70,000
24-Week # shares bought: 25,000
24-Week # shares sold: 70,000
The average volume for Lexington Realty has been 1.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Lexington Realty has a market cap of $2.1 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 18.76% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Lexington Corporate Properties Trust operates as a self-managed and self-administered real estate investment trust (REIT). The company acquires, owns, and manages a portfolio of office, industrial, and retail properties net-leased to corporate tenants in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 7.57%. The company has a P/E ratio of 29.9. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Lexington Realty a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on LXP - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Lexington Realty as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, revenue growth and reasonable valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that we feel that the company's cash flow from its operations has been weak overall. Get the full Lexington Realty 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.