S&P 500: Executive Insider Stock Trades to Watch

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about insider trades in the constituent companies of the S&P 500 for December 1st.

  • Steven A Cahillane who is Pres/CEO, CC Refreshments USA at The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO), sold 52,292 shares at $67.20 per share for a total value of $3,514,075. The shares recently traded at $66.38, down $0.82, or 1.22% 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 >>
  • Joshua R. Floum who is General Counsel at Visa, Inc. (NYSE:V), sold 15,250 shares at $97.50 per share for a total value of $1,486,875. The shares recently traded at $97.2, down $0.3, or 0.31% since the insider sale. About the company: Visa Inc. operates a retail electronic payments network and manages global financial services. The Company also offers global commerce through the transfer of value and information among financial institutions, merchants, consumers, businesses and government entities. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • John R Gordon who is Director at Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC), sold 20,000 shares at $81.15 per share for a total value of $1,622,954. The shares recently traded at $80.48, down $0.67, or 0.83% since the insider sale. About the company: Anadarko Petroleum Corporation is an independent oil and gas exploration and production company with international operations. In the United States, the Company operates in Texas and surrounding states, the Rocky Mountain region, Alaska, and the Gulf of Mexico. Internationally, Anadarko has exploration and/or production operations in Africa, Asia, South America, and the Caribbean. 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 at $40.00 per share for a total value of $3,200,000. The shares recently traded at $39.96, down $0.04, or 0.1% 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 at $52.43 per share for a total value of $2,884,174. The shares recently traded at $52.38, down $0.05, or 0.1% 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 Nicholas Bobby who is EVP and General Counsel at HJ Heinz Co. (NYSE:HNZ), sold 43,190 shares at $52.44 per share for a total value of $2,264,884. The shares recently traded at $52.38, down $0.06, or 0.11% 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 >>
  • Salvatore Brogna who is SVP Product Development at Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG), sold 21,073 shares at $424.67 per share for a total value of $8,949,071. The shares recently traded at $433.85, up $9.18, or 2.16% since the insider sale. About the company: Intuitive Surgical, Inc. design, manufactures and markets surgical systems. The Company’s surgical system controls Intuitive Surgical endoscopic instruments, including rigid endoscopes, blunt and sharp endoscopic dissectors, scissors, scalpels, forceps/pickups, needle holders, endoscopic retractors, electrocautery, ultrasonic cutters, and accessories during surgical procedures. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • David C Dvorak who is President and CEO at Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZMH), sold 27,044 shares at $51.25 per share for a total value of $1,386,116. The shares recently traded at $48.92, down $2.33, or 4.55% since the insider sale. About the company: Zimmer Holdings, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and markets orthopaedic and dental reconstructive implants, spinal implants, trauma products and related surgical products. The Company also provides other healthcare related services. Zimmer markets its products in the United States and other countries around the world. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Larry M Hutchison who is EVP & General Counsel at Torchmark Corp. (NYSE:TMK), sold 65,000 shares at $42.46 per share for a total value of $2,759,666. The shares recently traded at $42.62, up $0.16, or 0.38% 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 35,000 shares at $42.28 per share for a total value of $1,479,695. The shares recently traded at $42.62, up $0.34, or 0.8% 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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