Insider Trading Trends: 10 S&P 500 Stocks Seeing Action

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about insider trades in the constituent companies of the S&P 500 for October 12th and October 13th.

  • John F Slusher, who is a Vice President at Nike Inc. (NYSE:NKE), sold 9,400 shares on Oct 12 at $91.50 per share for a total value of $860,100. About the company: NIKE, Inc. designs, develops, and markets athletic footwear, apparel, equipment, and accessory products for men, women, and children. The Company sells its products worldwide to retail stores, through its own stores, subsidiaries, and distributors.
  • Ronda E Stryker, who is a Director at Stryker Corp. (NYSE:SYK), sold 9,000 shares on Oct 13 at $49.72 per share for a total value of $447,445. 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 Oct 12 at $50.69 per share for a total value of $456,227. 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.
  • Glenn D Fogel, who is Head, Worldwide Strategy & Planning at priceline.com Incorporated (NASDAQ:PCLN), sold 600 shares on Oct 12 at $499.44 per share for a total value of $299,664. About the company: Priceline.com Incorporated enables consumers to use the Internet to save money on a variety of products and services. The Company’s product allows customers to name their own price on products or services and communicates that demand directly to participating sellers or to their private databases. Participants include domestic and international airlines, and hotel chains.
  • Ratan Tata, who is a Director at Alcoa, Inc. (NYSE:AA), bought 1,897 shares on Oct 13 at $9.87 per share for a total value of $18,722. About the company: Alcoa Inc. produces primary aluminum, fabricated aluminum, and alumina, and participates in mining, refining, smelting, fabricating, and recycling. The Company serves customers worldwide primarily in the transportation, packaging, building, and industrial markets with both fabricated and finished products.
  • Edward S Lampert, who is a 10% Owner at AutoZone Inc. (NYSE:AZO), sold 38,616 shares on Oct 13 at $327.48 per share for a total value of $12,646,131. 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.
  • Edward S Lampert, who is a 10% Owner at AutoZone Inc. (NYSE:AZO), sold 18,568 shares on Oct 13 at $327.48 per share for a total value of $6,080,727. 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.
  • William C Crowley, who is a Director at AutoZone Inc. (NYSE:AZO), sold 99 shares on Oct 13 at $327.48 per share for a total value of $32,421. 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.
  • William C Crowley, who is a Director at AutoZone Inc. (NYSE:AZO), sold 32 shares on Oct 13 at $327.49 per share for a total value of $10,480. 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.
  • Theodore Warren Ullyot, who is a Director at AutoZone Inc. (NYSE:AZO), sold 1,578 shares on Oct 13 at $326.85 per share for a total value of $515,775. 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.
  • William C Crowley, who is a Director at AutoZone Inc. (NYSE:AZO), sold 146 shares on Oct 12 at $328.61 per share for a total value of $47,977. 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.
  • William C Crowley, who is a Director at AutoZone Inc. (NYSE:AZO), sold 62 shares on Oct 12 at $328.61 per share for a total value of $20,374. 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.
  • Edward S Lampert, who is a 10% Owner at AutoZone Inc. (NYSE:AZO), sold 58,911 shares on Oct 12 at $328.61 per share for a total value of $19,358,744. 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.
  • Edward S Lampert, who is a 10% Owner at AutoZone Inc. (NYSE:AZO), sold 26,021 shares on Oct 12 at $328.61 per share for a total value of $8,550,761. 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.
  • Martin Mucci, who is the CEO & President at Paychex Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX), sold 1,068 shares on Oct 12 at $28.29 per share for a total value of $30,214. About the company: Paychex, Inc. provides comprehensive payroll and integrated human resource and employee benefits outsourcing solutions for small- to medium-sized businesses in the United States. The Company’s services range from calculating payroll and filing tax payments to administering retirement plans and workers’ compensation.
  • Bryce Blair, who is the CEO at Avalonbay Communities Inc. (NYSE:AVB), sold 9,400 shares on Oct 12 at $119.72 per share for a total value of $1,125,361. About the company: AvalonBay Communities, Inc. is a self-managed, fully-integrated multi-family real estate investment trust. The Company focuses on the ownership and operation of institutional-quality apartment communities in high barrier-to-entry markets of the United States. The markets are located in Northern and South California and in the Mid-Atlantic, Northeast, Midwest and Pacific Northwest region.
  • James F Jr Nordstrom, who is an Executive Vice President at Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE:JWN), sold 19,720 shares on Oct 12 at $51.01 per share for a total value of $1,005,935. About the company: Nordstrom, Inc. is a fashion retailer of apparel, shoes, and accessories for men, women, and children. The Company operates through multiple retail channels, discount stores, boutiques, catalogs, and on the Internet. Nordstrom, Inc. also offers, through a subsidiary, private label card credit and debit cards.
  • Thomas Debrowski, who is the Executive Vice President of Worldwide Operations at Mattel Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT), sold 10,000 shares on Oct 12 at $28.00 per share for a total value of $280,000. About the company: Mattel, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets a broad variety of children’s products on a worldwide basis. The Company sells its products to retailers and directly to consumers. Mattel’s products include branded fashion dolls, infant and preschool products, toy cars, and electrical vehicles, among others.
  • R James Kelly, who is the Vice Chair at Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE:FDO), sold 102,749 shares on Oct 12 at $54.33 per share for a total value of $5,582,012. About the company: Family Dollar Stores, Inc. is a national discount store chain. The Company operates stores located throughout the United States that offer merchandise that includes consumables, home products, apparel and accessories, seasonal and electronics.
  • Martin Mucci, who is the CEO & President at Paychex Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX), sold 1,068 shares on Oct 12 at $28.29 per share for a total value of $30,214. About the company: Paychex, Inc. provides comprehensive payroll and integrated human resource and employee benefits outsourcing solutions for small- to medium-sized businesses in the United States. The Company’s services range from calculating payroll and filing tax payments to administering retirement plans and workers’ compensation.

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

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