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Insider Trends: 90-Days of Insider Buying at Quest Diagnostics Interrupted with Share Disposition

05/11/2021 12:42

04:29 PM EDT, 05/11/2021 (MT Newswires) -- Catherine T Doherty, SVP, Group Exec. Clin. Fran., reported a sale of 8,536 shares in Quest Diagnostics (DGX) on May 07, 2021, for $1,194,724. Following the Form 4 filing with the SEC, Doherty has control over a total of 72,835 shares of the company, with 68,729 shares held directly and 4,106 controlled indirectly. The market value of the direct and indirect holdings, based on the prior-day closing price, is approximately $10.30 million.

During the most recent 90-day period, previous to the date of this filing, there have been 33 insider transactions reported to the SEC for Quest Diagnostics. These transactions came from the activities of 7 separate insiders that resulted in a net acquisition of 94,624 company shares. Relative to the preceding 90-day window of time, there were 6 transactions from 4 insiders that resulted in the net disposition of 13,863 shares.

This level of insider transactions is lower than the peer group average in the 54-company Healthcare Facilities & Services peer group over the last 90-day period. Peer group activity averaged 110.7 transactions per company, and disposition of 3,666 shares on average.

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