Illinois Tool Works Inc (ITW): Lei Zhang Schlitz , Executive Vice President of Illinois Tool Works Inc sold 1,919 shares on May 6, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on May 10, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $103.78 per share for a total value of $199,149.81 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on May 5, 2016, Roland M Martel (Executive Vice President) sold 70,000 shares at $104.30 per share price.On May 2, 2016, Lei Zhang Schlitz (Executive Vice President) sold 2,500 shares at $105.17 per share price.Also, On Apr 27, 2016, David C Parry (Vice Chairman) sold 8,000 shares at $104.41 per share price.On Feb 10, 2016, Kevin M Warren (director) sold 5,500 shares at $89.54 per share price.
Illinois Tool Works: On Friday, May 6, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Illinois Tool Works which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $103.1 and hit $104.19 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $104.19, with a gain of 1.00% or 1.03 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 9,79,643 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $106.19 and the company has a market cap of $37,901 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $78.79.
Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW) is a manufacturer of a range of industrial products and equipment. The Company’s operates in seven segments: Automotive OEM Test & Measurement and Electronics Food Equipment Polymers & Fluids Welding Construction Products and Specialty Products. These operations serve end markets as automotive original equipment manufacturers/tiers automotive aftermarket general industrial commercial food equipment and construction. It produces components and fasteners for automotive-related applications; equipment consumables and related software; commercial food equipment adhesives sealants lubrication and cutting fluids; arc welding equipment consumables and accessories; construction fastening systems and truss products and beverage packaging equipment and consumables. The Company operates approximately 90 divisions in 57 countries.