Sigma-Aldrich Corporation (NASDAQ:SIAL), saw a high level insider lower his holdings with the company today. Vice President and Corporate Controller Michael F. Kanan disposed of 668 shares at an average price of $101.93 per share. After the completion of this transaction, Kanan now has a total of 4,837.9292 shares directly and 1,525.965 shares indirectly invested in the company.
A $12.1 billion market cap goliath company, Sigma-Aldrich Corporation (NASDAQ:SIAL) is a life science and high technology company that develops, manufactures, purchases and distributes the range of chemicals, biochemicals and equipment available globally and also provides global biopharmaceutical testing services.
In addition, there is one hedge fund in particular with more invested in this company than any others, Donald Yacktman‘s Yacktman Asset Management. This fund reported a 1% decrease in its activity last quarter, and now has 2,397,543 shares worth about $223.9 million invested in Sigma-Aldrich Corporation (NASDAQ:SIAL).
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