The SEC today processed 263 Form 4 filings. This activity came from 255 insiders representing 114 companies. Within this insider activity were 48 transactions which individually represented over $1 million in market value. Companies with aggregate market value transactions of over $1 million numbered 12, and within these companies there were 14 individual insiders surpassing the high value threshold.
Activity within the S&P 500 index was centered around 28 companies with 60 individuals reporting insider trades. This activity was substantially lower than the average for the past 30 days and near that of past 5 days. Insiders with high value transactions numbered 2, who traded 47,329 shares, having a market value of approximately $4,777,511, involved 2 companies, and came from discretionary purchases of 26,900 shares and discretionary sales of 20,429 shares.
Among the most significant insider transactions for the day:
Insiders Make Significant purchases of Liberty Media (LSXMK) Shares Reversing the 90 day Selling Trend
There were substantial insider purchases of Liberty Media shares today, as disclosed in filings with the SEC as two insiders — Berkshire Hathaway Inc, 10% Owner, and R. Ted Weschler,, Required Filer — purchased 12,690,256 shares in the company having a net market value of approximately $507,009,433. There was one insider buy/sell transaction in the past 90 days prior to this transaction which resulted in the sale of 13,546 shares. Adding the most recent activity to this 90-day history indicates insider trades have been net purchases of 12,676,710 shares and have averaged 4,234,601 shares per transaction over this time period.
Today’s Insider Activity
* Berkshire Hathaway Inc, 10% Owner, bought 6,345,128 shares
* R. Ted Weschler,, Required Filer, bought 6,345,128 shares
Another 11 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.