Insider Selling in Roper Technologies (ROP) Shares Continues

Wednesday, November 01, 2017 10:15 PM ET

Insider Selling in Roper Technologies (ROP) Shares Continues

One Roper Technologies insider Robert E Knowling Jr, Director, today, sold 4,000 shares having a market value of approximately $1,038,040, as disclosed in a form 4 document filed with the SEC. There have been 4 insiders with buy/sell transactions in the past 90 days prior to this filing. All of these trades have been sales resulting in the sale of 6,500 company shares. Adding the most recent activity to this 90-day history indicates insider trades have seen net sales of 10,500 shares and have averaged 2,100 shares per transaction over this time period.

The number of insider buy/sell trades at Roper Technologies is greater than that of the 52 peer company average over the last 90-day period. The Industrial Machinery & Equipment peer group saw 44 buy/sell trades during this period for an average of 0.8 transactions per company. However, the number of shares traded per transaction by Roper Technologies insiders is lower than its peers. Within the peer group there were 75,317 shares purchased and 7,849,505 shares sold with company insiders having sold 176,686 shares on average over this time period.

The data obtained in evaluating 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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