The number of Form 4 filings recorded with the SEC today, was 746. This activity came from 730 insiders reflecting 247 companies. Individual filings where there was more than $1 million in market value represented, occurred in 88 filings. Companies with aggregate market value transactions of over $1 million numbered 20, and within these companies there were 41 individual insiders surpassing the high value threshold.
The Russell 3000 index had 671 individuals from 222 companies reporting insider trades. This level of activity was markedly beneath the average for the month and substantially lower than that of prior week. Included in this activity, were high value transactions representing 28 individuals in 17 companies, involving $632,356,883 in market value, and came from discretionary purchases of 270,823 shares and discretionary sales of 8,679,095 shares.
Among the most significant insider transactions for the day:
Significant Insider Sales Reported in Shares of VMware (VMW) Extending the Trend of Last Quarter
In SEC filings today VMware disclosed four insiders — Dell Technologies Inc, Durban, SLP Denali Co-Invest, and Dell — sold 4,384,542 shares in the company having a market value of approximately $585,856,656. 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 19,103,568 company shares. Adding the most recent activity to this 90-day history indicates insider trades have seen net sales of 23,488,110 shares and have averaged 2,934,571 shares per transaction over this time period.
Today’s Insider Activity
* Dell Technologies Inc, 10% Owner, sold 1,461,514 shares
* Egon Durban, Director, sold 1,461,514 shares
* SLP Denali Co-Invest Gp Llc, 10% Owner, sold 0 shares
* Michael S Dell, 10% Owner, Director and Officer, sold 1,461,514 shares
Another 18 companies had significant insider transactions based on UpTick Data Technologies’ analysis. Using proprietary artificial intelligence methods, UpTick evaluates corporate insider filings reported to the SEC and creates real-time news and analysis to report the most significant insider transactions based on transaction type, size and historical trends. For more information, contact UpTick at firstname.lastname@example.org.