Insiders Selling These Consumer Goods Stocks: CPB, RL, KO, GIS, HNZ, VFC

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about insiders who are bearish on these stocks in the Consumer Goods sector for the week ending December 2nd, 2011.

  • David R White who is Senior Vice President at Campbell Soup Co. (NYSE:CPB), sold 10,507 shares on Nov 29 at $32.00 per share for a total value of $336,224. The shares recently traded at $32.64, up $0.64, or 2% since the insider sale. About the company: Campbell Soup Company, with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets branded convenience food products. The Company’s core divisions include soups and sauces, biscuits and confectionery, and foodservice. Campbell’s distributes its products worldwide. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Hubert Joly who is Director at Polo Ralph Lauren Corp. (NYSE:RL), sold 4,000 shares on Nov 30 at $144.34 per share for a total value of $577,360. The shares recently traded at $150.15, up $8.29, or 5.84% 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 >>
  • Steven A Cahillane who is Pres/CEO, CC Refreshments USA at The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO), sold 52,292 shares on Dec 01 at $67.20 per share for a total value of $3,514,075. The shares recently traded at $66.31, down $0.52, or 0.78% since the insider sale. About the company: The Coca-Cola Company manufactures, markets, and distributes soft drink concentrates and syrups. The Company also distributes and markets juice and juice-drink products. Coca-Cola distributes its products to retailers and wholesalers in the United States and internationally. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Christopher D Oleary who is Executive Vice President at General Mills Inc. (NYSE:GIS), sold 80,000 shares on Dec 01 at $40.00 per share for a total value of $3,200,000. The shares recently traded at $40.21, up $0.31, or 0.78% since the insider sale. About the company: General Mills, Inc. manufactures and markets branded and packaged consumer foods worldwide. The Company also supplies branded and unbranded food products to the foodservice and commercial baking industries. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Arthur B Winkleblack who is EVP and CFO at HJ Heinz Co. (NYSE:HNZ), sold 55,010 shares on Dec 01 at $52.43 per share for a total value of $2,884,174. The shares recently traded at $52.48, down $0.07, or 0.13% 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 >>
  • Theodore N Bobby who is EVP and General Counsel at HJ Heinz Co. (NYSE:HNZ), sold 43,190 shares on Dec 01 at $52.44 per share for a total value of $2,264,884. The shares recently traded at $52.48, down $0.07, or 0.13% 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 >>
  • Steven E Rendle who is VP & Group Pres. at V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC), sold 3,684 shares on Dec 02 at $139.01 per share for a total value of $512,125. The shares recently traded at $140.25, up $1.68, or 1.21% since the insider sale. About the company: VF Corporation is an international apparel company. The Company owns a broad portfolio of brands in the jeanswear, outerwear, packs, footwear, sportswear and occupational apparel categories. VF Corp’s products are marketed to consumers shopping in specialty stores, upscale and traditional department stores, national chains and mass merchants. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Bradley W Batten who is CAO at V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC), sold 25,074 shares on Dec 02 at $139.92 per share for a total value of $3,508,340. The shares recently traded at $140.25, up $1.68, or 1.21% since the insider sale. About the company: VF Corporation is an international apparel company. The Company owns a broad portfolio of brands in the jeanswear, outerwear, packs, footwear, sportswear and occupational apparel categories. VF Corp’s products are marketed to consumers shopping in specialty stores, upscale and traditional department stores, national chains and mass merchants. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • James L. Baldwin Jr who is Executive Vice President at Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. (NYSE:DPS), sold 19,597 shares on Dec 02 at $36.74 per share for a total value of $720,006. The shares recently traded at $37.70, up $1.01, or 2.75% since the insider sale. About the company: Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. is an integrated brand owner, bottler and distributor of non-alcoholic beverages in the United States, Canada and Mexico. The Company offers flavored carbonated and non-carbonated soft drinks, teas, juices, juice drinks and mixers. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Dennis B Goettsch who is Vice President at Hormel Foods Corp. (NYSE:HRL), sold 20,444 shares on Dec 02 at $29.85 per share for a total value of $610,253. The shares recently traded at $29.21, up $0.22, or 0.76% since the insider sale. About the company: Hormel Foods Corporation manufactures and markets consumer-branded meat and food products. The Company processes meat and poultry products and produces a variety of prepared foods. Hormel markets its products around the world under a variety of branded names. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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