Thursday, September 07, 2017 10:15 PM ET
Significant Insider Sales Reported in Shares of Alphabet (GOOG) Extending the Trend of Last Quarter
Two insiders — Sundar Pichai, Director and Officer, and James Grier Campbell, Officer — disposed of 4,183 shares of Alphabet having a market value of approximately $3,896,499, today, as reported in form 4 documents filed with the SEC. There have been 7 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 40,001 company shares. Adding the most recent activity to this 90-day history indicates insider trades have seen net sales of 44,184 shares and have averaged 4,909 shares per transaction over this time period.
Relative to its peers over the last 90 days, insider buy/sell trading at Alphabet is above the 6-company peer group average. Search Engines peer group saw 22 buy/sell trades during this period for an average of 3.7 transactions per company. The number of shares per buy/sell trade for Alphabet insiders was also higher. Within the peer group there were 0 shares purchased and 40,001 shares sold with company insiders having sold 1,818 shares on average.
The data sourced in creating and writing in this story eliminates all trading activity reported to the SEC that involves awards, options, exercise of derivative securities, company buy-backs, taxes, gifts, shares acquired via inheritance and tenders or exchange offers.
Today’s Insider Activity
* Sundar Pichai, Director and Officer, sold 4,000 shares
* James Grier Campbell, Officer, sold 183 shares
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