Insider Trades in S&P 500 Companies: OXY, NEM, SYK, HNZ, A, AZO

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about insider trades in the constituent companies of the S&P 500 for September 21st and September 22nd.

  • Margaret M Foran, who is a Director at Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY), bought 1,000 shares on Sep 21 at $78.00 per share for a total value of $78,000. About the company: Occidental Petroleum Corporation explores for, develops, produces, and markets crude oil and natural gas. The Company also manufactures and markets a variety of basic chemicals, vinyls and performance chemicals. Occidental also gathers, treats, processes, transports, stores, trades and markets crude oil, natural gas, NGLs, condensate and carbon dioxide (CO2) and generates and markets power.
  • Cruz Carlos Santa, who is SVP, South American Operations at Newmont Mining Corp. (NYSE:NEM), sold 5,000 shares on Sep 21 at $69.01 per share for a total value of $345,065. About the company: Newmont Mining Corporation acquires, explores, and develops mineral properties. The Company produces gold from operations in the United States, Australia, Peru, Indonesia, Ghana, Canada, New Zealand and Mexico. Newmont also mines and processes copper in Indonesia.
  • Ronda E Stryker, who is a Director at Stryker Corp. (NYSE:SYK), sold 9,000 shares on Sep 22 at $45.94 per share for a total value of $413,452. About the company: Stryker Corporation develops, manufactures, and markets specialty surgical and medical products. The Company’s products include implants, biologics; surgical, neurologic, ear, nose & throat and interventional pain equipment; endoscopic, surgical navigation, communications and digital imaging systems; as well as patient handling and emergency medical equipment.
  • Ronda E Stryker, who is a Director at Stryker Corp. (NYSE:SYK), sold 9,000 shares on Sep 21 at $47.97 per share for a total value of $431,756. About the company: Stryker Corporation develops, manufactures, and markets specialty surgical and medical products. The Company’s products include implants, biologics; surgical, neurologic, ear, nose & throat and interventional pain equipment; endoscopic, surgical navigation, communications and digital imaging systems; as well as patient handling and emergency medical equipment.
  • Nelson Peltz ,who is a Director at HJ Heinz Co. (NYSE:HNZ), sold 130,000 shares on Sep 21 at $50.23 per share for a total value of $6,530,342. 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.
  • Nicolas H Roelofs, who is a Senior Vice President at Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE:A), sold 2,400 shares on Sep 21 at $35.10 per share for a total value of $84,240. About the company: Agilent Technologies, Inc. provides core bio-analytical and electronic measurement solutions to the communications, electronics, life sciences and chemical analysis industries. The Company’s operations include electronic measurement, bio-analytical measurement, semiconductor and board testing.
  • Timothy W Briggs, who is a Senior Vice President at AutoZone Inc. (NYSE:AZO), sold 2,185 shares on Sep 21 at $329.00 per share for a total value of $718,865. About the company: AutoZone, Inc. is a specialty retailer of automotive replacement parts and accessories. The Company offers an extensive product line for cars, sport utility vehicles, vans and light trucks, including new and remanufactured automotive hard parts, maintenance items, accessories and non-automotive products. Autozone operates in United States and Puerto Rico, and Mexico.
  • Lisa R Kranc, who is a Senior Vice President at AutoZone Inc. (NYSE:AZO), sold 10,000 shares on Sep 21 at $328.00 per share for a total value of $3,280,000. About the company: AutoZone, Inc. is a specialty retailer of automotive replacement parts and accessories. The Company offers an extensive product line for cars, sport utility vehicles, vans and light trucks, including new and remanufactured automotive hard parts, maintenance items, accessories and non-automotive products. Autozone operates in United States and Puerto Rico, and Mexico.

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

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