Insider at Aetna (AET) Makes Significant Sale of Stock

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 10:15 PM ET

Insider at Aetna (AET) Makes Significant Sale of Stock

A SEC filing today indicated a substantial insider sale of Aetna shares as — Margaret M McCarthy, Officer — disposed of 10,288 shares in the company having a market value of approximately $1,675,423. This is the first insider buy/sell trade in the past 90 days.

Over the last 90 days, the number of insider buy/sell trades at Aetna is less than the 10-company peer group average. Managed Healthcare peer group saw 18 buy/sell trades during this period for an average of 1.8 transactions per company. However, the number of shares per buy/sell trade for Aetna is higher. Within the peer group there were 0 shares purchased and 130,039 shares sold with company insiders disposing of 7,224 shares on average.

The data obtained in composing 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.

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