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CENT Insider Trading (Central Garden & Pet)

Insider Ownership Percentage: 10.75%
Insider Buying (Last 12 Months): $0.00
Insider Selling (Last 12 Months): $1,313,936.00

Central Garden & Pet Insider Trading History Chart

Central Garden & Pet Share Price & Price History

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Central Garden & Pet Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
8/25/2020Howard MachekCAOSell9,000$38.10$342,900.0031,979  
8/18/2020Brooks Pennington IIIDirectorSell1,806$38.23$69,043.3835,455  
6/17/2020Brooks Pennington IIIDirectorSell67$33.13$2,219.7140,809  
5/19/2020Howard MachekCAOSell5,000$33.80$169,000.0033,278  
5/13/2020George A YuhasGeneral CounselSell12,747$32.09$409,051.2320,905  
5/11/2020Thomas J ColliganDirectorSell10,079$31.92$321,721.68705  
12/3/2019Timothy P CoferCEOBuy10,000$26.00$260,000.00  
8/6/2019Thomas J ColliganDirectorBuy4,000$21.92$87,680.009,079  
6/18/2019Brooks Pennington IIIDirectorSell1,644$26.24$43,138.5642,023  
5/31/2019George C. RoethInsiderSell3,398$25.42$86,377.16  
5/23/2019George C. RoethCEOSell3,595$26.53$95,375.35  
5/17/2019Mary Beth SpringerDirectorSell2,325$27.24$63,333.001,260  
1/16/2019Brooks Pennington IIIDirectorSell1,944$34.70$67,456.8041,305  
12/3/2018Michael EdwardsDirectorBuy2,930$34.07$99,825.102,930  
11/30/2018George A YuhasGeneral CounselSell16,251$30.50$495,655.50  
9/18/2018Brooks Pennington IIIDirectorSell1,977$36.30$71,765.1040,851  
5/23/2018John RanelliDirectorSell9,900$40.77$403,623.007,258  
5/21/2018John RanelliDirectorSell5,000$40.88$204,400.007,258  
5/16/2018Brooks Pennington IIIDirectorSell5,181$37.64$195,012.8446,754  
5/15/2018Michael A ReedInsiderSell10,033$37.60$377,240.80113,375  
5/11/2018Michael A ReedInsiderSell16,365$36.50$597,322.50  
5/11/2018Thomas J ColliganDirectorSell2,000$36.62$73,240.002,443  
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SEC Filings (Institutional Ownership Changes) for Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT)

17.73% of Central Garden & Pet stock is owned by institutions. Institutional ownership can be a sign of analyst confidence in the fundamentals of the stock.

Institutional Buying and Selling by Quarter

Central Garden & Pet Institutional Trading History

Reporting DateHedge FundShares HeldMarket Value% of PortfolioQuarterly Change in SharesOwnership in Company
3/1/2021Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund16,823$0.65M0.0%-62.7%0.030%
2/25/2021Dimensional Fund Advisors LP786,356$30.36M0.0%-0.3%1.425%
2/23/2021Principal Financial Group Inc.67,063$2.59M0.0%-6.5%0.122%
2/19/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.41,102$1.59M0.0%-76.0%0.075%
2/18/2021Truist Financial Corp8,552$0.33M0.0%+9.7%0.016%
2/16/2021Zacks Investment Management10,326$0.40M0.0%-7.1%0.019%
2/16/2021Glenmede Trust Co. NA5,061$0.19M0.0%-7.3%0.009%
2/16/2021Nuveen Asset Management LLC71,392$2.76M0.0%+5.1%0.129%
2/16/2021Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL17,200$0.66M0.0%-17.3%0.031%
2/16/2021Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc.108,192$4.18M0.0%+1.5%0.196%
2/12/2021The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company 9,074$0.35M0.0%+72.5%0.017%
2/12/2021Credit Suisse AG16,121$0.62M0.0%+42.0%0.029%
2/12/2021Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund16,823$0.65M0.0%-62.7%0.031%
2/12/2021Public Sector Pension Investment Board30,002$1.16M0.0%+36.8%0.055%
2/11/2021Eqis Capital Management Inc.19,779$0.76M0.1%+11.8%0.036%
2/11/2021Globeflex Capital L P20,828$0.80M0.2%+3.3%0.038%
2/11/2021Trexquant Investment LP8,167$0.32M0.0%N/A0.015%
2/11/2021Northern Trust Corp210,634$8.13M0.0%-2.7%0.384%
2/11/2021Barclays PLC12,087$0.47M0.0%+2.6%0.022%
2/11/2021Citigroup Inc.3,399$0.13M0.0%+39.6%0.006%
2/10/2021Rhumbline Advisers30,782$1.19M0.0%+7.1%0.056%
2/10/2021Renaissance Technologies LLC527,087$20.35M0.0%+3.4%0.961%
2/9/2021Wells Fargo & Company MN1,003,010$38.73M0.0%-4.2%1.829%
2/9/2021Sawtooth Solutions LLC6,797$0.26M0.0%N/A0.012%
2/9/2021Bank of New York Mellon Corp102,272$3.95M0.0%+1.0%0.186%
2/9/2021Lord Abbett & CO. LLC222,811$8.60M0.0%+65.2%0.406%
2/8/2021Royce & Associates LP74,633$2.88M0.0%+159.7%0.136%
2/8/2021Alliancebernstein L.P.10,120$0.39M0.0%-25.7%0.018%
2/8/2021Russell Investments Group Ltd.12,842$0.49M0.0%N/A0.023%
2/5/2021BlackRock Inc.1,599,284$61.75M0.0%+1.5%2.916%
2/5/2021GW&K Investment Management LLC372,029$14.36M0.2%+79.2%0.678%
2/5/2021Aperio Group LLC12,020$0.46M0.0%+13.5%0.022%
2/5/2021SG Americas Securities LLC5,506$0.21M0.0%N/A0.010%
2/4/2021Los Angeles Capital Management LLC42,164$1.63M0.0%-1.5%0.077%
2/4/2021Texas Permanent School Fund7,828$0.30M0.0%-13.7%0.014%
2/4/2021GSA Capital Partners LLP26,343$1.02M0.2%N/A0.048%
2/2/2021First Trust Advisors LP25,597$0.99M0.0%-4.7%0.047%
2/1/2021Assenagon Asset Management S.A.17,725$0.68M0.0%-22.5%0.032%
1/29/2021Creative Planning17,085$0.66M0.0%+6.8%0.031%
1/28/2021Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank12,748$0.49M0.0%-2.3%0.023%
1/25/2021Nisa Investment Advisors LLC2,750$0.11M0.0%-35.3%0.005%
1/20/2021Pacer Advisors Inc.18,808$0.73M0.0%N/A0.034%
1/19/2021Exchange Traded Concepts LLC18,401$0.71M0.0%+10.8%0.034%
1/13/2021Contravisory Investment Management Inc.3,661$0.14M0.0%-13.3%0.007%
1/8/2021State of Alaska Department of Revenue7,580$0.29M0.0%-16.3%0.014%
11/18/2020Great West Life Assurance Co. Can10,635$0.42M0.0%-5.7%0.019%
11/17/2020Paloma Partners Management Co6,043$0.24M0.0%N/A0.011%
11/16/2020Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC12,177$0.49M0.0%N/A0.022%
11/13/2020Morgan Stanley26,849$1.07M0.0%-5.8%0.049%
11/13/2020Truist Financial Corp7,797$0.31M0.0%-3.0%0.014%
11/13/2020Allianz Asset Management GmbH138,998$5.55M0.0%-14.6%0.254%
11/13/2020Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc.106,578$4.26M0.0%+17.6%0.195%
11/13/2020Globeflex Capital L P20,160$0.81M0.2%+19.4%0.037%
11/13/2020Great West Life Assurance Co. Can51,659$0.36M0.0%+358.3%0.094%
11/12/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.171,042$6.70M0.0%-9.1%0.313%
11/12/2020Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership12,020$0.48M0.0%+48.4%0.022%
11/12/2020Lord Abbett & CO. LLC134,912$5.39M0.0%N/A0.247%
11/12/2020Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL20,800$0.83M0.0%-11.9%0.038%
11/11/2020Thrivent Financial for Lutherans8,040$0.32M0.0%-78.1%0.015%
11/10/2020GW&K Investment Management LLC207,626$8.29M0.1%-0.1%0.380%
11/10/2020State Street Corp333,006$13.30M0.0%-1.7%0.609%
11/10/2020Eqis Capital Management Inc.17,699$0.71M0.1%+1.5%0.032%
11/9/2020The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company5,260$0.21M0.0%N/A0.010%
11/9/2020Acadian Asset Management LLC5,670$0.23M0.0%-57.9%0.010%
11/6/2020BlackRock Inc.1,575,535$62.91M0.0%-1.0%2.880%
11/6/2020Aperio Group LLC10,591$0.42M0.0%+4.8%0.019%
11/6/2020Principal Financial Group Inc.71,759$2.87M0.0%-3.0%0.131%
11/5/2020California Public Employees Retirement System23,595$0.94M0.0%+4.5%0.043%
11/5/2020First Trust Advisors LP26,853$1.07M0.0%+18.5%0.049%
11/5/2020Wells Fargo & Company MN1,047,211$41.82M0.0%-4.9%1.915%
11/4/2020Nkcfo LLC6,000$0.24M0.1%N/A0.011%
11/4/2020Independent Advisor Alliance11,700$0.47M0.0%N/A0.021%
11/3/2020Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund3,898$0.16M0.0%-7.1%0.007%
11/2/2020Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc.42,810$1.71M0.0%+3.5%0.078%
10/30/2020BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA2,570$0.10M0.0%+202.7%0.005%
10/30/2020Exchange Traded Concepts LLC16,607$0.66M0.0%+17.6%0.030%
10/20/2020Nisa Investment Advisors LLC4,250$0.17M0.0%+54.5%0.008%
10/19/20206 Meridian7,842$0.31M0.0%N/A0.014%
10/13/2020Flagship Harbor Advisors LLC1,083$43K0.0%+324.7%0.002%
10/9/2020Envestnet Asset Management Inc.5,629$0.23M0.0%N/A0.010%
10/8/2020Contravisory Investment Management Inc.4,223$0.17M0.1%N/A0.008%
10/7/2020Assenagon Asset Management S.A.22,875$0.91M0.0%N/A0.042%
9/4/2020Principal Financial Group Inc.73,989$2.66M0.0%-3.5%0.135%
8/26/2020Handelsbanken Fonder AB8,916$0.32M0.0%N/A0.016%
8/25/2020Nuveen Asset Management LLC66,668$2.40M0.0%+70.9%0.122%
8/20/2020Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc.90,605$3.26M0.0%+24.1%0.166%
8/19/2020Martin & Co. Inc. TN74,378$2.68M0.8%+2.9%0.136%
8/17/2020Engineers Gate Manager LP13,455$0.48M0.0%N/A0.025%
8/17/2020Great West Life Assurance Co. Can11,272$0.41M0.0%-11.6%0.021%
8/17/2020Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio58,192$2.09M0.0%+0.5%0.106%
8/14/2020Bank of America Corp DE162,584$5.85M0.0%-13.0%0.297%
8/14/2020Vanguard Group Inc.1,209,172$43.52M0.0%-6.2%2.212%
8/13/2020FMR LLC359,587$12.94M0.0%-13.3%0.657%
8/13/2020Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC44,500$1.60M0.0%+84.6%0.081%
8/12/2020Bank of Montreal Can1,141$41K0.0%+371.5%0.002%
8/12/2020CWM Advisors LLC6,386$0.23M0.1%-17.4%0.012%
8/12/2020Goldman Sachs Group Inc.19,038$0.69M0.0%-74.4%0.035%
8/12/2020Bank of New York Mellon Corp105,787$3.81M0.0%+5.1%0.194%
8/12/2020Globeflex Capital L P16,885$0.61M0.2%N/A0.031%
8/12/2020Prudential Financial Inc.12,725$0.46M0.0%-23.8%0.023%
Data available starting January 2016

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Central Garden & Pet logo
Central Garden & Pet Company, together with its subsidiaries, produces and distributes products for the lawn and garden, and pet supplies markets in the United States. It operates through two segments, Pet and Garden. The Pet segment supplies products for dogs and cats, including edible bones, edible and non-edible chews, rawhides, dog and cat food, toys, pet carriers, grooming supplies, and other accessories; and products for birds, small animals, and specialty pets, such as cages and habitats, toys, chews, and related accessories. It also provides animal and household health and insect control products; live fishes; and products for fish, reptiles, and other aquarium-based pets comprising aquariums, furniture and lighting fixtures, pumps, filters, water conditioners, food and supplements, and information and knowledge resources; and products for horses and livestock. This segment sells its products to independent pet distributors, retail chains, grocery stores, mass merchants, and bookstores under the Adams, Aqueon, Avoderm, C&S Products, Cadet, Farnam, Four Paws, Kaytee, K&H Pet Products, Nylabone, Pinnacle, TFH, Zilla, Altosid, Comfort Zone, Coralife, Interpet, Pet Select, and Zodiac brands, as well as through eCommerce. The Garden segment provides grass seed; wild bird feed, bird feeders, bird houses, and other birding accessories; weed, grass, and other herbicides, as well as insecticide and pesticide products; fertilizers; and decorative outdoor lifestyle products that include pottery, as well as live plants and outdoor cushions and pillows. This segment sells its products to retail chains, independent garden distributors, grocery stores, nurseries, and garden supply retailers under the AMDRO, Arden Companies, Ironite, Pennington, Sevin, Lilly Miller, Over-N-Out, Smart Seed, and The Rebels brands. The company also engages in the distribution of third-party products. Central Garden & Pet Company was founded in 1955 and is based in Walnut Creek, California.
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Today's Range

Now: $49.50

50 Day Range

MA: $45.03

52 Week Range

Now: $49.50


58,440 shs

Average Volume

84,666 shs

Market Capitalization

$2.73 billion

P/E Ratio


Dividend Yield




Who are the company insiders with the largest holdings of Central Garden & Pet?

Central Garden & Pet's top insider shareholders include:
  1. Brooks Pennington III (Director)
  2. Howard Machek (CAO)
  3. George A Yuhas (General Counsel)
  4. Thomas J Colligan (Director)
  5. Mary Beth Springer (Director)
  6. George C Roeth (CEO)
  7. George C Roeth (Insider)
  8. Timothy P Cofer (CEO)

Who are the major institutional investors of Central Garden & Pet?

Central Garden & Pet's top institutional shareholders include:
  1. BlackRock Inc. — 2.92%
  2. Wells Fargo & Company MN — 1.83%
  3. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP — 1.43%
  4. Renaissance Technologies LLC — 0.96%
  5. GW&K Investment Management LLC — 0.68%
  6. Lord Abbett & CO. LLC — 0.41%

Which institutional investors are selling Central Garden & Pet stock?

Within the last quarter, CENT stock was sold by these institutional investors:
  1. JPMorgan Chase & Co.
  2. Wells Fargo & Company MN
  3. Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund
  4. Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund
  5. Northern Trust Corp
  6. Assenagon Asset Management S.A.
  7. Principal Financial Group Inc.
  8. Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL
During the last year, company insiders that have sold Central Garden & Pet company stock include:
  1. Brooks Pennington III (Director)
  2. Howard Machek (CAO)
  3. George A Yuhas (General Counsel)
  4. Thomas J Colligan (Director)

Which institutional investors are buying Central Garden & Pet stock?

In the last quarter, CENT stock was acquired by institutional investors including:
  1. GW&K Investment Management LLC
  2. Lord Abbett & CO. LLC
  3. Royce & Associates LP
  4. GSA Capital Partners LLP
  5. BlackRock Inc.
  6. Pacer Advisors Inc.
  7. Renaissance Technologies LLC
  8. Russell Investments Group Ltd.
Within the last year, these company insiders have bought Central Garden & Pet stock:
  1. Brooks Pennington III (Director)
  2. Howard Machek (CAO)
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