Exec Insider Consumer Goods Stock Sales Last Week

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about insiders who are bearish on these stocks in the Consumer Goods sector for the week ending December 16th, 2011.

Joseph R Hinrichs who is Group Vice President at Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F), sold 116,299 shares on Dec 09 at $11.04 per share for a total value of $1,283,941. The shares recently traded at $10.02, down $1.01, or 9.16% since the insider sale. About the company: Ford Motor Company designs, manufactures, and services cars and trucks. The Company also provides vehicle-related financing, leasing, and insurance through its subsidiary. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Hubert Joly who is Director at Polo Ralph Lauren Corp. (NYSE:RL), sold 1,634 shares on Dec 12 at $145.30 per share for a total value of $237,420. The shares recently traded at $135.98, down $9.22, or 6.35% since the insider sale. About the company: Polo Ralph Lauren Corporation designs, markets, and distributes men’s, women’s and children’s apparel, accessories, fragrances, and home furnishings. The Company’s products are sold under a wide range of brands. Polo’s operations include Wholesale, Retail and Licensing. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Dinesh C Paliwal who is Chairman, CEO & President at Harman International Industries Inc. (NYSE:HAR), sold 25,000 shares on Dec 09 at $40.62 per share for a total value of $1,015,480. The shares recently traded at $34.56, down $6.19, or 15.19% since the insider sale. About the company: Harman International Industries, Incorporated designs, manufactures, and markets audio and electronic systems. The Company’s Automotive segment designs, manufactures and markets audio, electronic and infotainment systems for vehicle applications and its Consumer segment designs, manufactures and markets audio and electronic systems for home, mobile and multimedia applications. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Victoria L Dolan who is VP & Corporate Controller at Colgate-Palmolive Co. (NYSE:CL), sold 469 shares on Dec 13 at $90.41 per share for a total value of $42,402. The shares recently traded at $89.91, up $0.22, or 0.25% since the insider sale. About the company: Colgate-Palmolive Company is a consumer products company that markets its products throughout the world. The Company’s products include toothpaste, toothbrushes, shampoos, deodorants, bar and liquid soaps, dishwashing liquid, and laundry products, as well as pet nutrition products for cats and dogs. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Mark R Belgya who is CFO at The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE:SJM), sold 2,000 shares on Dec 13 at $76.62 per share for a total value of $153,240. The shares recently traded at $76.62, up $0.34, or 0.45% since the insider sale. About the company: The JM Smucker Company manufactures and markets food products on a worldwide basis. The Company’s principal products include peanut butter, shortening and oils, fruit spreads, canned milk, baking mixes and ready-to-spread frostings, flour and baking ingredients, juices and beverages, frozen sandwiches, dessert toppings, syrups, pickles and condiments, and potato side dishes. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Nelson Peltz who is Director at HJ Heinz Co. (NYSE:HNZ), sold 15,250 shares on Dec 15 at $53.00 per share for a total value of $808,250. The shares recently traded at $52.90, down $0.06, or 0.11% since the insider sale. About the company: H.J. Heinz Company manufactures and markets processed food products throughout the world. The Company’s principal products include ketchup, condiments and sauces, frozen food, soups, beans and pasta meals, infant nutrition and other processed food products. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

John W Denman who is Vice President/Controller at The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE:SJM), sold 2,000 shares on Dec 15 at $76.53 per share for a total value of $153,052. The shares recently traded at $76.62, up $0.1, or 0.13% since the insider sale. About the company: The JM Smucker Company manufactures and markets food products on a worldwide basis. The Company’s principal products include peanut butter, shortening and oils, fruit spreads, canned milk, baking mixes and ready-to-spread frostings, flour and baking ingredients, juices and beverages, frozen sandwiches, dessert toppings, syrups, pickles and condiments, and potato side dishes. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Raymond J Seabrook who is EXEC. V.P. & C.O.O. GLOBAL PKG at Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL), sold 8,000 shares on Dec 16 at $35.00 per share for a total value of $280,000. The shares recently traded at $34.58, down $0.05, or 0.14% since the insider sale. About the company: Ball Corporation manufactures metal and plastic packaging for the beverage, food, and household products industries. The Company also supplies aerospace and other technologies and services to commercial and governmental customers. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Stuart A Taylor who is Director at Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL), sold 16,000 shares on Dec 15 at $34.62 per share for a total value of $553,844. The shares recently traded at $34.58, down $0.23, or 0.66% since the insider sale. About the company: Ball Corporation manufactures metal and plastic packaging for the beverage, food, and household products industries. The Company also supplies aerospace and other technologies and services to commercial and governmental customers. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Kenneth A Miller who is Vice President at The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE:SJM), sold 1,400 shares on Dec 16 at $76.80 per share for a total value of $107,525. The shares recently traded at $76.62, down $0.14, or 0.18% since the insider sale. About the company: The JM Smucker Company manufactures and markets food products on a worldwide basis. The Company’s principal products include peanut butter, shortening and oils, fruit spreads, canned milk, baking mixes and ready-to-spread frostings, flour and baking ingredients, juices and beverages, frozen sandwiches, dessert toppings, syrups, pickles and condiments, and potato side dishes. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from publicly available SEC filings. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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