Significant Transactions for Friday, May 19, 2017

Insider trading activity recorded with the SEC today revealed 686 Form 4 filings. These filings reflected 678 insiders and involved 273 companies. Of these individual transactions, 65 were filings that represented over $1 million in market value. Companies with aggregate market value transactions of over $1 million numbered 25, and within these companies there were 66 individual insiders surpassing the high value threshold.

Within the S&P 500 index there were 54 companies reporting insider trades which included 174 individuals. This activity was close to the average for the 30 days and materially below that of last 5 days. This activity included high value transactions representing $159,818,000 in market value, involved 9 individual filers from 6 companies, and came from discretionary purchases of 80,350 shares and discretionary sales of 1,161,864 shares.

Among the most significant insider transactions for the day:

Insider Sales at US Foods Holding (USFD) are Significant and Extend the Selling Trend of Last Quarter

A notable level of insider sales in US Foods Holding was reported in form 4 documents filed with the SEC today. Five insiders — Clayton Dubilier & Rice Fund VII L P, Kkr, Kkr, Asf, and Cdr — disposed of 113,277,795 shares in the company having a market value of approximately $3,142,495,950. There have been 2 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 688,882 company shares. Adding the most recent activity to this 90-day history indicates insider trades have seen net sales of 113,966,677 shares and have averaged 16,280,954 shares per transaction over this time period.

Today’s Insider Activity
* Clayton Dubilier & Rice Fund VII L P, 10% Owner, sold 22,655,559 shares
* 2006 Fund L.P. Kkr, 10% Owner, sold 22,655,559 shares
* Fund Holdings L.P. Kkr, 10% Owner, sold 22,655,559 shares
* Walter Co-Invest L.P. Asf, 10% Owner, sold 22,655,559 shares
* Usf Co-Investor No. 2, L.P. Cdr, 10% Owner, sold 22,655,559 shares

Another 24 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 info@uptickdata.com.

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