"Stryker /quotes/zigman/242189/quotes/nls/syk SYK -0.28% : The medical technology company, which counts implant systems and surgical equipment in its product list, had 27,000 shares sold this July by Ronda Stryker , a director of the company. This sale was per a 10b5-1 trading plan. The 27,000 shares, which had been held in a revocable trust, were sold between July 12 and July 16 at an average price of $52.8165. As of this writing, the company's stock trades at $52.99.
Stryker has been selling shares of the company consistently, about 9,000 shares each trading day since the middle of March when the stock traded at $54.84. Billionaires David Shaw and Jim Simons are quite bullish about the stock, boosting their stakes in the company during the first quarter (see Jim Simon's top holdings ). "