You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Diller stock sale worth $24 million

Exec sells 520,000 shares of USA stock

USA Networks Inc. Chairman and CEO Barry Diller sold 520,000 of his company’s shares last month at a price ranging from $45.38 to $48.13 a share, according to a filing Monday with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

At an average price of $46.75 per share, that works out to a sale worth about $24.3 million.

Diller exercised options for a total of 595,000 shares on four separate days in August. He sold the shares the same day, except for a final batch of 75,000 shares that he still held at the end of the month.

At the end of August, Diller owned directly or indirectly 1.1 million shares of USA Networks out of a total of 167 million shares outstanding.

USA Networks stock dipped 1.3% Monday to $43.75.

(Dow Jones contributed to this report.)

More Biz

  • Universal Music Group

    Empire Strikes Global Distribution-Services Deal With Universal Music Group

    USA Networks Inc. Chairman and CEO Barry Diller sold 520,000 of his company’s shares last month at a price ranging from $45.38 to $48.13 a share, according to a filing Monday with the Securities and Exchange Commission. At an average price of $46.75 per share, that works out to a sale worth about $24.3 million. […]

  • Branded Game Events, Escape Rooms Scale

    Immersive, Branded Game Content Scales Up With New Merger

    USA Networks Inc. Chairman and CEO Barry Diller sold 520,000 of his company’s shares last month at a price ranging from $45.38 to $48.13 a share, according to a filing Monday with the Securities and Exchange Commission. At an average price of $46.75 per share, that works out to a sale worth about $24.3 million. […]

  • Bill Cosby arrives for his sexual

    Jury Deliberates Bill Cosby's Sexual Assault Retrial

    USA Networks Inc. Chairman and CEO Barry Diller sold 520,000 of his company’s shares last month at a price ranging from $45.38 to $48.13 a share, according to a filing Monday with the Securities and Exchange Commission. At an average price of $46.75 per share, that works out to a sale worth about $24.3 million. […]

  • Brian Roberts Comcast

    Comcast CEO Brian Roberts: Sky Is a Great Opportunity but Not a 'Necessity'

    USA Networks Inc. Chairman and CEO Barry Diller sold 520,000 of his company’s shares last month at a price ranging from $45.38 to $48.13 a share, according to a filing Monday with the Securities and Exchange Commission. At an average price of $46.75 per share, that works out to a sale worth about $24.3 million. […]

  • 'Sully' Airplane Costs Trigger Warner Bros.

    Warner Bros. Faces Tax Fraud Investigation for 'Sully' Airplane Costs (EXCLUSIVE)

    USA Networks Inc. Chairman and CEO Barry Diller sold 520,000 of his company’s shares last month at a price ranging from $45.38 to $48.13 a share, according to a filing Monday with the Securities and Exchange Commission. At an average price of $46.75 per share, that works out to a sale worth about $24.3 million. […]

  • viacom logo

    International TV Growth, Paramount Gains Power Viacom Q2 Earnings

    USA Networks Inc. Chairman and CEO Barry Diller sold 520,000 of his company’s shares last month at a price ranging from $45.38 to $48.13 a share, according to a filing Monday with the Securities and Exchange Commission. At an average price of $46.75 per share, that works out to a sale worth about $24.3 million. […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content