Insider trading activity tracked by the SEC in Form 4 reports saw 546 filings today. There were 528 insiders reflected in these filings, representing activity in 188 companies. Individual transactions totaling over $1 million in market value occurred in 40 of these filings. There were 9 companies with aggregated total market value transactions that exceeded the high value threshold and within these companies were 32 individual insiders with transactions that were greater than $1 million.
There were 159 companies in the Russell 3000 index representing 484 individuals reporting insider activity. This activity was substantially higher than the average for the month and substantially above that of past week. Insiders with high value transactions numbered 18, who traded 50,082,569 shares, having a market value of approximately $376,116,766, involved 8 companies, and came from discretionary sales of 50,082,569 shares.
Among the most significant insider transactions for the day:
Apple (AAPL) sees Significant Insider Sales Extending the Trend of Last Quarter
SEC filings today reported notable insider sales of Apple shares as two insiders — Timothy D Cook, Director and Officer, and Daniel J Riccio, Officer — sold 40,942 shares in the company having a market value of approximately $4,912,931. There have been 5 insiders with buy/sell transactions in the past 90 days prior to these filings. All of these trades have been sales resulting in the sale of 493,031 company shares. Adding the most recent activity to this 90-day history indicates insider trades have seen net sales of 533,973 shares and have averaged 76,282 shares per transaction over this time period.
Today’s Insider Activity
* Timothy D Cook, Director and Officer, sold 30,000 shares
* Daniel J Riccio, Officer, sold 10,942 shares
Insiders at Barracuda Networks (CUDA) Make Significant Stock Sales Extends the Trend of Last Quarter
Two insiders — Michael D Perone, 10% Owner, Director and Officer, and Dean M Drako, 10% Owner — disposed of 377,974 shares of Barracuda Networks having a market value of approximately $9,060,783, today, as reported in form 4 documents filed with the SEC. There have been 4 insiders with buy/sell transactions in the past 90 days prior to these filings. All of these trades have been sales resulting in the disposition of 2,553,764 company shares. Adding the most recent activity to this 90-day history indicates insider trades have seen net sales of 2,931,738 shares and have averaged 488,623 shares per transaction over this time period.
Today’s Insider Activity
* Michael D Perone, 10% Owner, Director and Officer, sold 297,974 shares
* Dean M Drako, 10% Owner, sold 80,000 shares
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