Top S&P 500 Insider Stock Trades This Week: SYK, MUR, COL, RL, JWN, BMC

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

  • Ronda E Stryker who is Director at Stryker Corp. (NYSE:SYK), sold 9,000 shares at $47.15 per share for a total value of $424,349. The shares recently traded at $46.85, down $0.3, or 0.64% since the insider sale. 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • John W Eckart who is Senior VP & Controller at Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR), sold 15,000 shares at $52.83 per share for a total value of $792,378. The shares recently traded at $53.28, up $0.45, or 0.85% 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 >>
  • Robert J Finocchio who is Director at Altera Corp. (NASDAQ:ALTR), sold 40,000 shares at $35.05 per share for a total value of $1,402,068. The shares recently traded at $34.66, down $0.39, or 1.11% since the insider sale. 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Chris A Davis who is Director at Rockwell Collins Inc. (NYSE:COL), sold 6,300 shares at $53.20 per share for a total value of $335,157. The shares recently traded at $53.65, up $0.45, or 0.85% since the insider sale. About the company: Rockwell Collins, Inc. designs, produces, markets, and supports electronic communications, avionics, and in-flight entertainment systems. The Company’s systems are used by commercial, military, and government customers located throughout the world. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Hubert Joly who is Director at Polo Ralph Lauren Corp. (NYSE:RL), sold 1,634 shares at $145.30 per share for a total value of $237,420. The shares recently traded at $141.01, down $4.29, or 2.95% 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 >>
  • Blake W Nordstrom who is President at Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE:JWN), sold 11,599 shares at $48.45 per share for a total value of $561,975. The shares recently traded at $46.98, down $1.47, or 3.03% since the insider sale. About the company: Nordstrom, Inc. is a fashion retailer of apparel, shoes, and accessories for men, women, and children. The Company operates through multiple retail channels, discount stores, boutiques, catalogs, and on the Internet. Nordstrom, Inc. also offers, through a subsidiary, private label card credit and debit cards. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Blake W Nordstrom who is President at Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE:JWN), sold 31,397 shares at $48.28 per share for a total value of $1,515,813. The shares recently traded at $46.98, down $1.3, or 2.69% since the insider sale. About the company: Nordstrom, Inc. is a fashion retailer of apparel, shoes, and accessories for men, women, and children. The Company operates through multiple retail channels, discount stores, boutiques, catalogs, and on the Internet. Nordstrom, Inc. also offers, through a subsidiary, private label card credit and debit cards. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Blake W Nordstrom who is President at Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE:JWN), sold 32,506 shares at $48.03 per share for a total value of $1,561,209. The shares recently traded at $46.98, down $1.05, or 2.19% since the insider sale. About the company: Nordstrom, Inc. is a fashion retailer of apparel, shoes, and accessories for men, women, and children. The Company operates through multiple retail channels, discount stores, boutiques, catalogs, and on the Internet. Nordstrom, Inc. also offers, through a subsidiary, private label card credit and debit cards. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Blake W Nordstrom who is President at Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE:JWN), sold 30,964 shares at $46.56 per share for a total value of $1,441,838. The shares recently traded at $46.98, up $0.42, or 0.9% since the insider sale. About the company: Nordstrom, Inc. is a fashion retailer of apparel, shoes, and accessories for men, women, and children. The Company operates through multiple retail channels, discount stores, boutiques, catalogs, and on the Internet. Nordstrom, Inc. also offers, through a subsidiary, private label card credit and debit cards. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Paul Avenant who is Sr VP-Pres Enterprise Svc Mgmt at BMC Software Inc. (NASDAQ:BMC), sold 6,079 shares at $34.25 per share for a total value of $208,206. The shares recently traded at $33.73, down $0.52, or 1.52% since the insider sale. About the company: BMC Software, Inc. provides management solutions for mainframe and distributed information technology systems. The Company’s portfolio of software solutions spans enterprise systems, applications, databases and IT process management. BMC also provides maintenance and support for its products and performs software implementation, integration and education services for its customers. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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