The SEC processed 772 Form 4 filings today. These transactions reflected activity in 303 companies and came from 754 insiders. Individual filings where there was more than $1 million in market value represented, occurred in 78 filings. There were 33 companies with aggregated total market value transactions that exceeded the high value threshold and within these companies were 50 individual insiders with transactions that were greater than $1 million.
There were 61 companies in the S&P 500 index representing 189 individuals reporting insider activity. This level of activity was much beneath the average for the 30 days and substantially beneath that of prior 5 days. Included in this activity, were high value transactions that involved 10 individuals in 8 companies, reflecting $38,530,490 in market value, and came from discretionary sales of 350,684 shares.
Among the most significant insider transactions for the day:
Significant Insider Sales Reported in Shares of Northrop Grumman (NOC) Extending the Trend of Last Quarter
Two insiders — Thomas E Vice, Officer, and Lisa R Davis, Officer — disposed of 30,331 shares of Northrop Grumman having a market value of approximately $7,582,750, today, as reported in form 4 documents filed with the SEC. There have been 10 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 107,910 company shares. Adding the most recent activity to this 90-day history indicates insider trades have seen net sales of 138,241 shares and have averaged 11,520 shares per transaction over this time period.
Today’s Insider Activity
* Thomas E Vice, Officer, sold 29,740 shares
* Lisa R Davis, Officer, sold 591 shares
Another 32 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 email@example.com.