These Insiders are Making Important Trades in S&P 500 Stocks

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about insider trades in the constituent companies of the S&P 500 for September 12th and September 13th.

  • Satya Nadella, who is an insider at Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), sold 24,313 shares on Sep 12 at $25.43 per share for a total value of $618,177. About the company: Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses, sells, and supports software products. The Company offers operating system software, server application software, business and consumer applications software, software development tools, and Internet and intranet software. Microsoft also develops video game consoles and digital music entertainment devices.
  • William Clay Jr Ford, who is an Chairman at Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F), bought 25,000 shares on Sep 12 at $9.95 per share for a total value of $248,750. About the company: Ford Motor Company designs, manufactures, and services cars and trucks. The Company also provides vehicle-related financing, leasing, and insurance through its subsidiary.
  • Neil Thompson, who is President & CEO of Hill’s Pet Nutrition at Colgate-Palmolive Co. (NYSE:CL), sold 585 shares on Sep 12 at $86.67 per share for a total value of $50,700. 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.
  • Thomas W Jr Greene, who is the Chief Information Officer of Colgate-Palmolive Co. (NYSE:CL), sold 601 shares on Sep 12 at $86.67 per share for a total value of $52,086. 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.
  • Elaine C. Paik, who is V. P. & Corporate Treasurer at Colgate-Palmolive Co. (NYSE:CL), sold 261 shares on Sep 12 at $86.67 per share for a total value of $22,620. 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.
  • Patricia Verduin who is Chief Technology Officer at Colgate-Palmolive Co. (NYSE:CL), sold 673 shares on Sep 12 at $86.67 per share for a total value of $58,326. 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.
  • Richard T Obrien, who is an insider at Newmont Mining Corp. (NYSE:NEM), sold 40,000 shares on Sep 13 at $63.22 per share for a total value of $2,528,632. About the company: Newmont Mining Corporation acquires, explores, and develops mineral properties. The Company produces gold from operations in the United States, Australia, Peru, Indonesia, Ghana, Canada, New Zealand and Mexico. Newmont also mines and processes copper in Indonesia.
  • Alex A Molinaroli, who is a Vice President at Johnson Controls Inc. (NYSE:JCI), sold 5,048 shares on Sep 12 at $28.40 per share for a total value of $143,363. About the company: Johnson Controls, Inc. markets automotive systems and building controls. The Company supplies seating systems, interior systems, and batteries. Johnson Controls also provides building control systems and services, energy management, and integrated facility management, as well as provides batteries for automobiles and hybrid electric vehicles.
  • John B Hess, who is the Chairman of the Board and CEO at Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES), bought 174,950 shares on Sep 12 at $57.17 per share for a total value of $10,001,892. 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.
  • Ronda E Strykerm, who is a Director at Stryker Corp. (NYSE:SYK), sold 9,000 shares on Sep 12 at $45.76 per share for a total value of $411,800. About the company: Stryker Corporation develops, manufactures, and markets specialty surgical and medical products. The Company’s products include implants, biologics; surgical, neurologic, ear, nose & throat and interventional pain equipment; endoscopic, surgical navigation, communications and digital imaging systems; as well as patient handling and emergency medical equipment.
  • Glenn D Fogel, who is the Head of Worldwide Strategy & Planning at priceline.com Incorporated (NASDAQ:PCLN), sold 1,000 shares on Sep 12 at $518.26 per share for a total value of $518,255. 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.
  • David H Batchelderm, who is a Director at Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ:INTU), sold 1,265,053 shares on Sep 13 at $46.63 per share for a total value of $58,989,421. 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.
  • C G Jr Melville, who is a Director at CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL), sold 200 shares on Sep 13 at $33.99 per share for a total value of $6,798. About the company: CenturyLink Inc. is an integrated communications company. The Company provides a wide range of communications services, including local and long distance voice, Internet access and broadband services. CenturyLink operates throughout the United States.
  • Louis J Briskman, who is EVP and General Counsel at CBS Corporation (NYSE:CBS), sold 13,700 shares on Sep 12 at $21.65 per share for a total value of $296,545. About the company: CBS Corporation is a multimedia company that operates broadcasting, television production, and publishing businesses. The Company operates television and radio stations, produces and syndicates television programs, publishes books, provides online content as well as provides outdoor advertising.
  • George A Papa, who is an insider at Altera Corp. (NASDAQ:ALTR), sold 25,000 shares on Sep 12 at $36.00 per share for a total value of $900,000. About the company: Altera Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets programmable logic devices and associated development tools. The Company’s products, include a variety of programmable logic devices and hardcopy application-specific integrated circuits.
  • James S Crown, who is a Director at Sara Lee Corp. (NYSE:SLE), bought 37,500 shares on Sep 12 at $17.00 per share for a total value of $637,500. About the company: Sara Lee Corporation manufactures and markets brand-name products for consumers throughout the world. The Company is focused primarily on the meats, baking, beverage and household products categories.
  • Thomas M Schoewe, who is a Director at PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM), bought 11,600 shares on Sep 13 at $4.27 per share for a total value of $49,532. About the company: Pulte Group Inc. sells and constructs homes, and purchases, develops, and sells residential land and develops active adult communities. The Company also provides mortgage financing, title insurance, and other services to home buyers. Pulte has operations in various markets across the United States and Puerto Rico.
  • Bernard W Reznicek, who is a Director at PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM), bought 12,000 shares on Sep 12 at $4.22 per share for a total value of $50,640. About the company: Pulte Group Inc. sells and constructs homes, and purchases, develops, and sells residential land and develops active adult communities. The Company also provides mortgage financing, title insurance, and other services to home buyers. Pulte has operations in various markets across the United States and Puerto Rico.
  • Patrick J Oleary, who is a Director at PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM), bought 10,000 shares on Sep 12 at $4.24 per share for a total value of $42,376. About the company: Pulte Group Inc. sells and constructs homes, and purchases, develops, and sells residential land and develops active adult communities. The Company also provides mortgage financing, title insurance, and other services to home buyers. Pulte has operations in various markets across the United States and Puerto Rico.

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

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