S&P 500 Insider Stock Trades to Review Now

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about insider trades in the constituent companies of the S&P 500 for February 16th.

James H Ditkoff who is Senior VP-Finance & Tax at Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR), sold 20,000 shares at $52.08 per share for a total value of $1,041,540. The shares recently traded at $52.43, up $0.35, or 0.67% since the insider sale.

Kenneth Franklinii Spence who is EVP & General Counsel at The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TRV), sold 20,617 shares at $59.56 per share for a total value of $1,227,887. The shares recently traded at $59.85, up $0.29, or 0.49% since the insider sale.

William H Swanson who is Chairman and CEO at Raytheon Co. (NYSE:RTN), sold 92,689 shares at $48.70 per share for a total value of $4,513,954. The shares recently traded at $49.86, up $1.16, or 2.38% since the insider sale.

James W Mcgill who is EVP – Human Resources at Eaton Corporation (NYSE:ETN), sold 32,582 shares at $50.74 per share for a total value of $1,653,256. The shares recently traded at $50.82, up $0.08, or 0.16% since the insider sale.

Fabrizio Freda who is President and CEO at Estee Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL), sold 50,510 shares at $55.57 per share for a total value of $2,806,841. The shares recently traded at $56.04, up $0.47, or 0.85% since the insider sale.

Troubled Avon Products (NYSE:AVP) hopes to name a new CEO by the time of its annual shareholders meeting in May, reports Women’s Wear Daily. Leading candidates are said to include HSN (NASDAQ:HSNI) CEO Mindy Grossman, The Gap’s (NYSE:GPS) former CEO Paul Pressler, and former Estee Lauder (NYSE:EL) head Patrick Bousquet-Chavanne.

Robert Madison Murphy who is Director at Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR), sold 51,005 shares at $62.74 per share for a total value of $3,199,936. The shares recently traded at $62.69, down $0.05, or 0.08% since the insider sale.

William H Schumann who is EVP at FMC Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:FTI), sold 50,000 shares at $51.25 per share for a total value of $2,562,670. The shares recently traded at $51.38, up $0.13, or 0.25% since the insider sale.

FMC Technologies announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Control Systems International, a supplier of innovative control and automation system solutions. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Herbert Scott Topham who is SVP and Corporate Controller at Mattel Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT), sold 110,688 shares at $32.54 per share for a total value of $3,601,312. The shares recently traded at $32.44, down $0.1, or 0.31% since the insider sale.

Michael A Bradley who is CEO and President at Teradyne Inc. (NYSE:TER), sold 170,630 shares at $17.14 per share for a total value of $2,925,246. The shares recently traded at $17.01, down $0.13, or 0.76% since the insider sale.

John R Muse who is Director at Dean Foods Co. (NYSE:DF), sold 100,000 shares at $12.02 per share for a total value of $1,202,130. The shares recently traded at $12.07, up $0.05, or 0.42% since the insider sale.

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