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Which Stocks is Congresswoman Lois Frankel Buying and Selling?

Rahul Joshua2 Sept 2022 · 1 minute read

 In a list of filings published this week, Congresswoman Lois Frankel disclosed that she made nearly 20 trades in July and August. 

Frankel was busier with selling individual stocks than buying, and all of her reported trades fell under the $1,000 - $15,000 trade size bracket. The Congresswoman reported she invested in companies like Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE: US), oil company ConocoPhillips (COP: US), as well as two long trades in General Dynamics (GD: US)

Moreover, she bought shares of LKQ Corporation (LKQ: US), the provider of alternative and speciality parts to repair and accessorize automobiles and other vehicles. Frankel was also buying shares of Target (TGT: US) and Trane Technologies (TT: US)

On the other hand, the Congresswoman representing Florida's 21st congressional district since 2017 sold shares of over 10 companies. These names include the aerospace and defense technology giant Northrop Grumman (NOC: US), GXO Logistics (GXO: US), Hubbell (HUBB: US), and Analog Devices (ADI: US)

Frankel also disclosed she sold shares of Colgate-Palmolive (CL: US) on two occasions, July 21 and August 10. 

Since the beginning of the year, Frankel disclosed she made over 100 trades, all in the $1,000 - $15,000 range. Overall, the most traded sectors by Frankel include Financials (93 trades), Industrials (71), Healthcare (66), and IT (52). 

On the other hand, her favorite stocks include American Express (AXP: US) and DuPont (DD: US) with 10 trades each, as well as Pfizer (PFE: US) and The Progressive Corp (PGR: US)

The Congresswoman sits in the committees in charge of Appropriations and Veteran’s Affairs.