Notable Insider Trades in These S&P 500 Companies

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about insider trades in the constituent companies of the S&P 500 for December 5th.

  • Patrick Pichette who is SVP & Chief Financial Officer at Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG), sold 1,653 shares at $626.68 per share for a total value of $1,035,902. The shares recently traded at $623.77, down $2.91, or 0.46% since the insider sale. About the company: Google Inc. is a global technology company that provides a web based search engine through its website. The Company offers a wide range of search options, including web, image, groups, directory, and news searches. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Marc A Onetto who is Senior Vice President at Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), sold 50,455 shares at $196.52 per share for a total value of $9,915,611. The shares recently traded at $191.99, down $4.53, or 2.31% since the insider sale. About the company: Amazon.com, Inc. is an online retailer that offers a wide range of products. The Company’s products include books, music, videotapes, computers, electronics, home and garden, and numerous other products. Amazon offers personalized shopping services, Web-based credit card payment, and direct shipping to customers. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • James A Hixon who is Exec.VP-Law & Corp. Relatiions at Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE:NSC), sold 19,905 shares at $76.15 per share for a total value of $1,515,766. The shares recently traded at $74.86, down $1.29, or 1.69% since the insider sale. About the company: Norfolk Southern Corporation provides rail transportation services. The Company transports raw materials, intermediate products, and finished goods primarily in the Southeast, East, and Midwest and, via interchange with rail carriers, to and from the rest of the United States. Norfolk Southern also transports overseas freight through several Atlantic and Gulf Coast ports Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Howard D Schultz who is chairman, president and ceo at Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ:SBUX), sold 795,500 shares at $44.24 per share for a total value of $35,189,897. The shares recently traded at $43.73, down $0.51, or 1.15% since the insider sale. About the company: Starbucks Corporation retails, roasts, and provides its own brand of specialty coffee. The Company operates retail locations worldwide and sells whole bean coffees through its sales group, direct response business, supermarkets, and on the World Wide Web. Starbucks also produces and sells bottled coffee drinks and a line of ice creams. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Michael R Hallman who is Director at Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ:INTU), sold 50,000 shares at $53.98 per share for a total value of $2,699,239. The shares recently traded at $54.16, up $0.18, or 0.33% since the insider sale. About the company: Intuit Inc. develops and markets business and financial management software solutions for small and medium sized businesses, financial institutions, consumers, and accounting professionals The Company provides software for small business management and payroll processing, personal finance, and tax preparation and filing. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Steven A Cosse who is Director at Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR), sold 20,000 shares at $55.29 per share for a total value of $1,105,754. The shares recently traded at $55.32, up $0.03, or 0.05% since the insider sale. About the company: Murphy Oil Corporation is a worldwide oil and gas exploration and production company with refining and marketing operations in the United States and the United Kingdom. The Company also has exploration and production activities in countries that include United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Malaysia, and Ecuador. Murphy Oil has retail operations as well in the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Jackwyn Nemerov who is Executive Vice President at Polo Ralph Lauren Corp. (NYSE:RL), sold 17,200 shares at $150.00 per share for a total value of $2,580,000. The shares recently traded at $150.63, up $0.63, or 0.42% 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 >>
  • Anthony L Mcworter who is Exec. Officer of Principal Sub at Torchmark Corp. (NYSE:TMK), sold 25,000 shares at $43.30 per share for a total value of $1,082,555. The shares recently traded at $43.74, up $0.44, or 1.02% since the insider sale. About the company: Torchmark Corporation is an insurance and financial services holding company. The Company’s subsidiaries offer life and health insurance, and annuities. Life products include traditional and interest sensitive whole life insurance as well as term life insurance. Health products include Medicare supplement, cancer, accident, long-term care, and limited hospital and surgical coverages. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Mark S Mcandrew who is Chief Executive Officer at Torchmark Corp. (NYSE:TMK), sold 80,000 shares at $43.29 per share for a total value of $3,462,864. The shares recently traded at $43.74, up $0.45, or 1.04% since the insider sale. About the company: Torchmark Corporation is an insurance and financial services holding company. The Company’s subsidiaries offer life and health insurance, and annuities. Life products include traditional and interest sensitive whole life insurance as well as term life insurance. Health products include Medicare supplement, cancer, accident, long-term care, and limited hospital and surgical coverages. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Gary L Coleman who is EVP & Chief Financial Officer at Torchmark Corp. (NYSE:TMK), sold 40,000 shares at $43.37 per share for a total value of $1,734,720. The shares recently traded at $43.74, up $0.37, or 0.85% since the insider sale. About the company: Torchmark Corporation is an insurance and financial services holding company. The Company’s subsidiaries offer life and health insurance, and annuities. Life products include traditional and interest sensitive whole life insurance as well as term life insurance. Health products include Medicare supplement, cancer, accident, long-term care, and limited hospital and surgical coverages. 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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