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Insider Sale Slows Buying Trend of Last Quarter at United Technologies

10:22PM ET 2/17/2020 MT Newswires
A significant insider sale of the shares of United Technologies was indicated in a form 4 document filed with the SEC today, showing -- Elizabeth B Amato, Officer -- disposed of 12,546 shares in the company having a market value of approximately $1,946,940. There was one insider buy/sell transaction in the past 90 days prior to this transaction which resulted in the purchase of 220 shares. Adding the most recent activity to this 90-day history indicates insider trades have been net sales of 12,326 shares and have averaged 6,383 shares per transaction over this time period.

The level of buy/sell trading at United Technologies is is higher than the 46 peer company average over the last 90-day period. However, the number of shares per average transaction for United Technologies insider buy-sell trading is very close to the average of the Aerospace & Defense peer group of companies. This peer group saw 5,232 shares purchased and 267,537 shares sold resulting in an average of 6,994 shares traded and netting out with company insiders disposing of 6,726 shares on average.

The data used 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.