The SEC processed 738 Form 4 filings today. There were 722 insiders represented in these filings, involving activity in 305 companies. Individual filings where there was more than $1 million in market value represented, occurred in 68 filings. Companies with aggregate market value transactions of over $1 million numbered 26, and within these companies there were 40 individual insiders surpassing the high value threshold.
The S&P 500 index had 174 individuals from 65 companies reporting insider trades. This activity was markedly greater than the average for the month and significantly above that of past week. Insiders with high value transactions numbered 8, who traded 4,480,962 shares, having a market value of approximately $354,688,064, involved 5 companies, and came from discretionary sales of 4,480,962 shares.
Among the most significant insider transactions for the day:
Insiders at Quintiles IMS Holdings (Q) Make Significant Stock Sales Extends the Trend of Last Quarter
Two insiders — CPP Investment Board Private Holdings, Inc., 10% Owner, and Dr Dennis B Gillings, Director — disposed of 7,991,165 shares of Quintiles IMS Holdings having a market value of approximately $671,337,772, today, as disclosed in form 4 documents filed with the SEC. There was one insider buy/sell transaction in the past 90 days prior to these transactions which resulted in the sale of 761,143 shares. Adding the most recent activity to this 90-day history indicates insider trades have seen net sales of 8,752,308 shares and have averaged 2,917,436 shares per transaction over this time period.
Today’s Insider Activity
* CPP Investment Board Private Holdings, Inc., 10% Owner, sold 7,131,165 shares
* Dr Dennis B Gillings, Director, sold 860,000 shares
Insiders Make Significant Stock Sales in Twitter (TWTR) Shares Extending the Trend of Last Quarter
There was a substantial level of insider selling disclosed today in filings with the SEC for Twitter. Two insiders — Evan Clark Williams, Director, and Robert Kaiden, Officer — sold 375,915 shares in the company for approximately $6,908,318. There have been 4 insiders with buy/sell transactions in the past 90 days prior to these filings. These trades have resulted in the acquisition of 574,002 company shares and the disposition of 1,302,299 company shares over this time period. Adding the most recent activity to this 90-day history indicates insider trades have been net sales of 1,104,212 shares and have averaged 375,369 shares per transaction over this time period.
Today’s Insider Activity
* Evan Clark Williams, Director, sold 373,100 shares
* Robert Kaiden, Officer, sold 2,815 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.