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Significant Insider Selling Continues at Agilent Technologies (A)

· 02/04/2021 17:27

10:19 PM EST, 02/04/2021 (MT Newswires) -- A filing with the SEC today disclosed a significant insider sale of Agilent Technologies shares as -- Michael R McMullen, Director and Officer -- sold 63,190 shares in the company having a market value of approximately $7,745,187. There have been 3 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 111,897 company shares. Adding the most recent activity to this 90-day history indicates insider trades have seen net sales of 175,087 shares and have averaged 43,772 shares per transaction over this time period.

During the last 90 days, the number of insider buy/sell trades at Agilent Technologies is higher than the 100-company peer group average. Advanced Medical Equipment & Technology peer group saw 147 buy/sell trades during this period for an average of 1.5 transactions per company. The number of shares per buy/sell trade for Agilent Technologies insiders was also higher. Within the peer group there were 599,893 shares purchased and 5,192,931 shares sold with company insiders having sold 31,245 shares on average.

In determining significant insider buying and selling, trades reported to the SEC that involve awards, options, exercise of derivative securities, company buy-backs, taxes, gifts, shares acquired via inheritance and tenders or exchange offers have been eliminated in data sourced to create and write this story.

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