The SEC processed 500 Form 4 filings today. These filings involved 495 insiders and represented 234 companies. Of these individual transactions, 53 were filings that represented over $1 million in market value. Companies with aggregate market value transactions of over $1 million numbered 19, and within these companies there were 25 individual insiders surpassing the high value threshold.
The S&P 500 index saw 71 individuals from 40 companies reporting insider trades. This activity was very much below the average for the 30 days and markedly beneath that of previous 5 days. Included in this activity, were high value transactions reflecting 7 individuals in 6 companies, representing $25,309,588 in market value, and came from discretionary purchases of 125,000 shares and discretionary sales of 86,608 shares.
Among the most significant insider transactions for the day:
Insider purchases at PRA Group (PRAA) are at Significant level
Two insiders — Steven C Roberts, Officer, and Geir Olsen, Director — bought 143,000 shares of PRA Group having a market value of approximately $4,981,430 today, as disclosed in form 4 documents filed with the SEC. This is the first insider buy/sell trade in the past 90 days.
Today’s Insider Activity
* Steven C Roberts, Officer, sold 11,405 shares
* Geir Olsen, Director, bought 143,000 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.
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