For the 5th consecutive week, activity was the most concentrated in the Technology sector, where 308 insiders filed trades having an aggregate market value of $832.1 million. Rounding out the top three sectors were Financials (254 trades for $227.5 million) and Industrials (236 trades for $390.3 million). There was a large spike in activity in the Utilities sector, where the number of trades filed was up 113% on the previous week.
The largest open-market transaction of the week was in ROC stock, where George R. Roberts, a large shareholder in the firm, sold 8,000,000 shares for a total of $430.2 million. The biggest buy last week was for 898,569 shares of YAVY, worth $2 million.
Largest insider buys during the week
Largest insider sales during the week
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