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Insider Trends: Quidel Insider Awarded Stock Portion of Which is Sold for Taxes

· 02/05/2021 13:58

06:50 PM EST, 02/05/2021 (MT Newswires) -- On Feb 03, 2021, Karen Gibson, SVP, Digital Health, awarded 1,661 shares in Quidel (QDEL) and sold 824 shares concurrently to meet tax obligations. After accounting for tax obligations this transaction resulted in a net acquisition of 837 company shares. Gibson, subsequent to the transactions described in the SEC Form 4 filing, has 4,151 shares of company stock, with a market value, based on the prior-day closing price, of $949,251.

During the most recent 90-day period, prior to the date of this filing, there have been 19 insider transactions reported to the SEC for Quidel. These transactions came from the activities of 9 separate insiders that resulted in a net disposition of 1,167 company shares. Relative to the preceding 90-day window of time, there were 12 transactions from 6 insiders that resulted in the net acquisition of 30,145 shares.

This level of insider transactions is below that of the peer group average in the 100-company Advanced Medical Equipment & Technology peer group over the last 90-day period. Activity in the peer group averaged 103.7 transactions per company, and disposition of 3,466 shares on average.

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