S&P 500 Company Insider Trades to Know Now

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about recent insider trades in the constituent companies of the S&P 500.

  • Martin H Loeffler, who is an insider at Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH), bought 115,300 shares at a cost of $43.31 for a total of $4,993,908 on Aug 5. About the company: Amphenol Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets electrical, electronic and fiber optic connectors, interconnect systems, and coaxial and flat-ribbon cable. The Company’s products are used in a variety of industries, including telephone, wireless, and data communications systems, cable television systems, and commercial and military aerospace electronics.
  • Stephen Long, who is an insider at C. R. Bard (NYSE:BCR), sold 18,500 shares at a cost of $93.97 for a total of $1,738,491 on Aug 3. About the company: C. R. Bard, Inc. designs, manufactures, packages, distributes, and sells medical, surgical, diagnostic, and patient care devices. The Company sells a broad range of products worldwide to hospitals, individual healthcare professionals, extended care facilities and alternate site facilities. Bard markets vascular, urological, oncological, and surgical specialties products.
  • A D David Mackay, who is an insider at Fortune Brands, Inc. (NYSE:FO), bought 20,000 shares at a cost of $54.13 for a total of $1,082,570 on Aug 5. About the company: Fortune Brands, Inc. is a holding company with operating companies that offers home and hardware products, produces wines and spirits, and offers golf products.
  • Walter Macnee, who is an insider at Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA), sold 12,513 shares at a cost of $331.43 for a total of $4,147,220 on Aug 17. About the company: MasterCard, Inc. is a global payment solutions company that provides a variety of services in support of the credit, debit and related payment programs of financial institutions. The Company offers transaction processing services for credit and debit cards, electronic cash, automated teller machines, and travelers checks.
  • Ernest Mario, who is an insider at Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG), bought 5,000 shares at a cost of $58.10 for a total of $290,498 on Aug 1. About the company: Celgene Corporation is a global biopharmaceutical company. The Company focuses on the discovery, development, and commercialization of therapies designed to treat cancer and immune-inflammatory related diseases.
  • Ernest Mario, who is an insider at Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX), bought 100,000 shares at a cost of $6.82 for a total of $682,230 on Aug 2. About the company: Boston Scientific Corporation develops, manufactures, and markets minimally invasive medical devices. The Company’s products are used in interventional cardiology, cardiac rhythm management, peripheral interventions, electrophysiology, neurovascular intervention, endoscopy, urology, gynecology and neuromodulation.
  • J W Marriott Jr, who is an insider at Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE:MAR), sold 156,316 shares at a cost of $27.56 for a total of $4,308,069 on Aug 11. About the company: Marriott International Inc. is a worldwide operator and franchisor of hotels. The Company franchises lodging facilities and vacation timesharing resorts under various brand names. Marriott also provides services to home and condominium owner associations for projects associated with several of its brands.
  • Stephen Marriott, who is an insider at Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE:MAR), sold 29,208 shares at a cost of $28.69 for a total of $838,058 on Aug 17. About the company: Marriott International Inc. is a worldwide operator and franchisor of hotels. The Company franchises lodging facilities and vacation timesharing resorts under various brand names. Marriott also provides services to home and condominium owner associations for projects associated with several of its brands.
  • John Martin, who is an insider at Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD), sold 92,320 shares at a cost of $41.72 for a total of $3,851,245 on Aug 1. About the company: Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops, and commercializes therapeutics to advance the care of patients suffering from life-threatening diseases. The Company’s primary arees of focus include HIV/AIDS, liver disease and serious cardiovascular and respiratory conditions.
  • Ronald Martin, who is an insider at Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL), sold 1,000 shares at a cost of $84.02 for a total of $84,016 on Aug 3.  He sold 48 shares at a cost of $84.33 for a total of $4,048 on Aug 4.  About the company: Colgate-Palmolive Company is a consumer products company that markets its products throughout the world. The Company’s products include toothpaste, toothbrushes, shampoos, deodorants, bar and liquid soaps, dishwashing liquid, and laundry products, as well as pet nutrition products for cats and dogs.
  • MasterCard Foundation, who is an insider at MasterCard Incorporated (NYSE:MA), sold 7,386 shares at a cost of $306.13 for a total of $2,261,106 on Aug 2. About the company: MasterCard, Inc. is a global payment solutions company that provides a variety of services in support of the credit, debit and related payment programs of financial institutions. The Company offers transaction processing services for credit and debit cards, electronic cash, automated teller machines, and travelers checks.
  • Sara Mathew, who is an insider at The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (NYSE:DNB), sold 52,200 shares at a cost of $71.38 for a total of $3,726,276 on Aug 1. About the company: The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation provides business information and technology solutions. The Company’s customers use these solutions in order to reduce credit risk, find profitable business partners, manage business relationships and collect cash and receivables. Dun & Bradstreet’s database contains information on public and private companies around the world.
  • William Miller, who is an insider at NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA), sold 300,000 shares at a cost of $14.75 for a total of $4,425,000 on Aug 12. About the company: NVIDIA Corporation designs, develops, and markets three dimensional (3D) graphics processors and related software. The Company’s products provide interactive 3D graphics to the mainstream personal computer market.
  • Peter Millones, who is an insider at Priceline.com (NASDAQ:PCLN), sold 6,000 shares at a cost of $503.49 for a total of $3,020,936 on Aug 15. 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.
  • Surya Mohapatra, who is an insider at Quest Diagnostics, Inc. (NYSE:DGX), sold 13,620 shares at a cost of $54.12 for a total of $737,093 on Aug 1. About the company: Quest Diagnostics Incorporated provides diagnostic testing, information, and services. The Company operates a national network of full-service laboratories, rapid response laboratories, and patient service centers. Quest Diagnostics provides esoteric testing, routine medical testing, drugs of abuse testing, and non-hospital-based anatomicpathology testing.
  • William Morean, who is an insider at Jabil Circuit, Inc. (NYSE:JBL), sold 20,350 shares at a cost of $16.74 for a total of $340,598 on Aug 3. He sold 19,200 shares at a cost of $16.74 for a total of $321,352 on Aug 3. He sold 20,350 shares at a cost of $14.94 for a total of $304,108 on Aug 10.  He sold 19,200 shares at a cost of $14.95 for a total of $286,957 on Aug 10.  He sold 20,350 shares at a cost of $16.31 for a total of $331,832 on Aug 17.  He sold 19,200 shares at a cost of $16.31 for a total of $313,081 on Aug 17. About the company: Jabil Circuit, Inc. is an electronic manufacturing services provider for international electronics companies in the communications, personal computer, peripheral, consumer, and automotive markets. The Company offers circuit design, board design from schematic, prototype assembly, volume board assembly, system assembly, repair, and warranty services.
  • John Mullin III, who is an insider at Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES), bought 10,000 shares at a cost of $54.87 for a total of $548,700 on Aug 9. About the company: Hess Corporation is a global integrated energy company. The Company explores for, produces, markets, and refines crude oil and natural gas. The Company operates in countries that include Algeria, Australia, Azerbaijan, Brazil, Denmark, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Indonesia, Libya, Malaysia, Norway, Peru, Russia, Thailand, the United Kingdom and the United States.
  • James Murrin, who is an insider at Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ), sold 30,000 shares at a cost of $24.61 for a total of $738,300 on Aug 22. About the company: Hewlett-Packard Company provides imaging and printing systems, computing systems, and information technology services for business and home. The Company’s products include laser and inkjet printers, scanners, copiers and faxes, personal computers, workstations, storage solutions, and other computing and printing systems. Hewlett-Packard sells its products worldwide.
  • Moheet Nagrath, who is an insider at Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG), sold 11,948 shares at a cost of $61.81 for a total of $738,506 on Aug 17. About the company: The Procter & Gamble Company manufactures and markets consumer products in countries throughout the world. The Company provides products in the laundry and cleaning, paper, beauty care, food and beverage, and health care segments. Proctor & Gamble’s products are sold primarily through mass merchandisers, grocery stores, membership club stores, drug stores, and neighborhood stores.
  • Thomas Northenscold, who is an insider at St. Jude Medical, Inc. (NYSE:STJ), sold 19,000 shares at a cost of $43.08 for a total of $818,520 on Aug 16. About the company: St. Jude Medical, Inc. develops, manufactures, and distributes medical devices for the worldwide cardiovascular market. The Company serves patients and its health care customers with products and services including heart valves, cardiac rhythm management systems, specialty catheters, and other cardiovascular devices.
  • Charles O’Reilly Jr, who is an insider at O’Reilly Automotive (NASDAQ:ORLY), sold 350 shares at a cost of $60.96 for a total of $21,334 on Aug 18. He sold 10,000 shares at a cost of $62.04 for a total of $620,380 on Aug 19. About the company: O’Reilly Automotive, Inc. retails and supplies automotive aftermarket parts, tools, supplies, equipment, and accessories. The Company sells its products to do-it-yourself customers and professional mechanics or service technicians. O’Reilly operates stores throughout the United States.
  • David O’Reilly, who is an insider at O’Reilly Automotive (NASDAQ:ORLY), sold 39,253 shares at a cost of $61.01 for a total of $2,394,778 on Aug 17. About the company: O’Reilly Automotive, Inc. retails and supplies automotive aftermarket parts, tools, supplies, equipment, and accessories. The Company sells its products to do-it-yourself customers and professional mechanics or service technicians. O’Reilly operates stores throughout the United States.
  • Sharon Oster, who is an insider at Health Care REIT, Inc. (NYSE:HCN), bought 17,000 shares at a cost of $41.89 for a total of $712,121 on Aug 9. About the company: Health Care REIT, Inc. is a real estate investment trust. The Trust invests in senior housing and health care real estate. Health Care also provide an extensive array of property management and development services. The trust owns interests in nursing homes, retirement centers, assisted living facilities, and specialty care hospitals.
  • Robert Pace, who is an insider at Robert Half International, Inc. (NYSE:RHI), bought 25,000 shares at a cost of $24.40 for a total of $609,978 on Aug 5. About the company: Robert Half International, Inc. provides temporary and permanent staffing services. The Company supplies temporary, full-time and project accounting and finance professionals; temporary administrative support personnel; information technology professionals; temporary, project and full-time lawyers, paralegals and support personnel; and advertising, marketing, and web design professionals.
  • Lawrence Page, who is an insider at Google, Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG), sold 23,400 shares at a cost of $560.13 for a total of $13,107,021 on Aug 8.  He sold 4,378 shares at a cost of $551.01 for a total of $2,412,303 on Aug 8.  He sold 27,778 shares at a cost of $560.38 for a total of $15,566,275 on Aug 9.    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.
  • Samuel Palmisano, who is an insider at International Business Machines, Inc. (NYSE:IBM), sold 39,213 shares at a cost of $180.55 for a total of $7,079,760 on Aug 1.  He sold 34,024 shares at a cost of $179.57 for a total of $6,109,704 on Aug 1. sold 33,254 shares at a cost of $180.30 for a total of $5,995,630 on Aug 1. He sold 32,944 shares at a cost of $180.73 for a total of $5,954,014 on Aug 1.  He sold 29,520 shares at a cost of $180.09 for a total of $5,316,188 on Aug 1.  He sold 23,897 shares at a cost of $178.86 for a total of $4,274,313 on Aug 1.  He sold 17,539 shares at a cost of $182.55 for a total of $3,201,728 on Aug 1. About the company: International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) provides computer solutions through the use of advanced information technology. The Company’s solutions include technologies, systems, products, services, software, and financing. IBM offers its products through its global sales and distribution organization, as well as through a variety of third party distributors and resellers.

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

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