Form 4 insider trading reports reported to the SEC today disclosed 1,163 filings. There were 1,149 insiders represented in these filings, involving activity in 312 companies. Of these individual transactions, 95 were filings that represented over $1 million in market value. There were 18 companies with aggregated total market value transactions that exceeded the high value threshold and within these companies were 30 individual insiders with transactions that were greater than $1 million.
The S&P 500 index had 61 companies reporting insider trades involving 286 individual filers. This level of activity was markedly lower than the average for the 30 days and substantially below that of last 5 days. High value transactions had approximately $45,364,405 in market value, represented 8 individual filers from 6 companies, and came from discretionary sales of 629,530 shares.
Among the most significant insider transactions for the day:
Insider Sales at O’Reilly Automotive (ORLY) Extends the Selling Trend of Last Quarter
There was substantial level of selling of O’Reilly Automotive shares by insiders today, as disclosed in form 4 documents filed with the SEC. Two insiders — Paul R Lederer, Director, and Lawrence P O’Reilly, Director — disposed of 34,500 shares in the company having a market value of approximately $9,270,610. There have been 3 insiders with buy/sell transactions in the past 90 days prior to these filings. These trades have resulted in the acquisition of 50 company shares and the sale of 12,750 company shares over this time period. Adding the most recent activity to this 90-day history indicates insider trades have been net sales of 47,200 shares and have averaged 9,460 shares per transaction over this time period.
Today’s Insider Activity
* Paul R Lederer, Director, sold 2,500 shares
* Lawrence P O’Reilly, Director, sold 32,000 shares
Another 17 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.