Bruce R. Berkowitz, a large shareholder at Sears Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:SHLD) disclosed today the acquisition of 331,600 shares of common stock through three separate transactions at unit prices ranging from $38.66 to $37.78 on October 27, 2014. Simultaneously, Mr. Berkowitz disposed of 59,800 shares through two separate transactions at unit prices ranging from $36.54 to $36.61. Mr. Berkowitz reached his nineteenth transaction this year, and now indirectly owns 25,369,673 shares and an additional 913,000 directly.
Edward S. Lampert, Chief Executive Officer at Sears Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:SHLD) has also been trading the company’s stock this year. Mr. Lampert reported four transactions this year worth 735,045 shares, and now owns 2,494,783 shares.
Edward Lampert’s Esl Investments is the largest shareholding institution (amongst those we track) at Sears Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:SHLD) with 26,438,272 shares, valued at an estimate $1.05 billion, after reporting no changes during the second filling period of 2014.
Sears Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:SHLD) is a retailer with 2,172 full-line and 1,338 specialty retail stores in the United States operating through Kmart Holding Corporation (Kmart) and Sears, Roebuck and Co. (Sears) and 500 full-line and specialty retail stores in Canada operating through Sears Canada Inc.
Disclosure: The author, Jodor Jalit, holds no position in any stocks or funds mentioned.