Insiders are Trading These S&P 500 Stocks Now

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about insider trades in the constituent companies of the S&P 500 for October 14th and October 17th.

  • Chansoo Joung, who is a Director at Apache Corp. (NYSE:APA), bought 5,000 shares on Oct 17 at $90.00 per share for a total value of $450,000. About the company: Apache Corporation is an independent energy company. The Company explores for, develops, and produces natural gas, crude oil, and natural gas liquids. The Company has operations in North America, onshore Egypt, offshore Western Australia, offshore the United Kingdom in the North Sea (North Sea), and onshore Argentina, as well as on the Chilean side of the island of Tierra del Fuego.
  • Ronda E Stryker, who is a Director at Stryker Corp. (NYSE:SYK), sold 9,000 shares on Oct 17 at $48.87 per share for a total value of $439,872. 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 14 at $50.23 per share for a total value of $452,074. 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.
  • Graham Smith, who is the Chief Financial Officer at Salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM), sold 11,500 shares on Oct 17 at $129.50 per share for a total value of $1,489,250. About the company: Salesforce.com, Inc. provides software on demand. The Company supplies a customer relationship management service to businesses worldwide providing a technology platform for customers and developers to build and run business applications. Clients use Salesforce.com to manage their customer, sales and operational data.
  • Graham Smith, who is the Chief Financial Officer at Salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM), sold 1,000 shares on Oct 14 at $132.17 per share for a total value of $132,170. About the company: Salesforce.com, Inc. provides software on demand. The Company supplies a customer relationship management service to businesses worldwide providing a technology platform for customers and developers to build and run business applications. Clients use Salesforce.com to manage their customer, sales and operational data.
  • Gary J Taylor, who is Group President, Utility Operations at Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR), sold 3,750 shares on Oct 14 at $66.60 per share for a total value of $249,750. About the company: Entergy Corporation is an integrated energy company that is primarily focused on electric power production and retail electric distribution operations. The Company delivers electricity to utility customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas. Entergy also owns and operates nuclear plants in the northern United States
  • Steven H Temares, who is the Chief Executive Officer at Bed Bath & Beyond, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY), sold 238,591 shares on Oct 14 at $60.27 per share for a total value of $14,378,710. About the company: Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. operates a nationwide chain of retail stores. The Company, through its retail stores, sells a wide assortment of merchandise principally including domestics merchandise and home furnishings as well as food, giftware, health and beauty care items and infant and toddler merchandise.
  • Michael B O’Sullivan, who is the President & Chief Operating Officer at Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST), sold 5,000 shares on Oct 14 at $84.00 per share for a total value of $420,002. About the company: Ross Stores, Inc. operates a national chain of off-price retail apparel stores. The stores offer brand-name apparel, apparel-related merchandise for the entire family, fragrances, gift items, and linens for the home.
  • R James Kelly, who is Vice Chair at Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE:FDO), sold 47,496 shares on Oct 14 at $54.17 per share for a total value of $2,572,626. 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.
  • Andrew Gottlieb, who is VP and General Counsel at Novellus Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:NVLS), sold 3,166 shares on Oct 14 at $32.12 per share for a total value of $101,692. About the company: Novellus Systems, Inc. manufactures, markets, and services equipment used in the fabrication of integrated circuits, commonly called chips or semiconductors. The Company also develops, manufactures, sells and supports grinding, lapping and polishing equipment for a broad spectrum of industrial applications.

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

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