Insider Trading activities of Sovereign Bancorp Inc insiders.

Monthly summaries of insider trading activities (stock purchases, sales, and option exercises) reported by insiders of Sovereign Bancorp Inc since 2005 are illustrated in Table 1 and Table 2. Table 1 shows the monthly insider trading data of Sovereign Bancorp Inc since year 2005. Table 2 shows the detailed insider transactions of Sovereign Bancorp Inc since 2005. The reporting company's ticker symbol is SOV. The reporting company's CIK number is 811830.
The total value of stock buying since 2005 is $1,173,086,248.
The total value of stock sales since 2005 is $45,121,196.
The total value of stock option exercises since 2005 is $2,373,431.


Table 1. Monthly summaries of insider stock purchases, sales, and option exercises for Sovereign Bancorp Inc (SOV).
Trading Period Insider Buying Insider Sales Option Exercises
year-month Shares Value Shares Value Shares Value
2008-11 4,288,486 $10,240,537 5,600,682 $12,473,850 0 $0
2008-06 6,956,910 $59,453,346 0 $0 0 $0
2008-05 76,928,930 $625,072,128 0 $0 0 $0
2007-11 8,000 $96,000 0 $0 0 $0
2007-10 0 $0 0 $0 18,771 $238,391
2007-09 0 $0 0 $0 22,180 $281,686
2007-08 1,000 $19,088 0 $0 5,040 $64,008
2007-07 4,000 $79,240 8,511 $170,220 8,511 $65,109
2007-06 0 $0 0 $0 7,561 $95,646
2007-05 0 $0 1,285,916 $31,040,150 55,650 $544,666
2007-04 0 $0 6,300 $153,972 6,300 $88,893
2007-01 0 $0 34,692 $854,163 37,736 $268,110
2006-11 0 $0 0 $0 15,876 $141,772
2006-08 7,225,260 $149,943,404 8,077 $165,578 6,950 $72,416
2006-07 9,308,100 $191,884,321 4,719 $98,343 16,500 $200,640
2006-06 6,440,670 $135,461,719 0 $0 0 $0
2006-01 0 $0 0 $0 34,370 $312,094
2005-07 4,180 $100,215 0 $0 0 $0
2005-05 24,650 $534,850 7,750 $164,920 0 $0
2005-04 10,000 $201,400 0 $0 0 $0

Table 2. Detailed insider stock purchases, sales, and option exercises of Sovereign Bancorp Inc insiders (SOV)
  Trade Date   Insider Name Trade Type     Shares       Price ($)   Value ($)
2008-11-24 Whitworth Ralph V (Director) Sale 2,198,963 2.11 4,639,811
2008-11-13 Whitworth Ralph V (Director) Sale 1,401,719 2.35 3,294,039
2008-11-12 Whitworth Ralph V (Director) Sale 2,000,000 2.27 4,540,000
2008-11-12 Banco Santander, S.a. (10% Owner) Buy 2,788,486 2.33 6,505,537
2008-11-11 Banco Santander, S.a. (10% Owner) Buy 1,500,000 2.49 3,735,000
2008-06-19 Banco Santander, S.a. (10% Owner) Buy 1,093,700 8.29 9,016,696
2008-06-12 Banco Santander, S.a. (10% Owner) Buy 406,300 8.66 3,520,589
2008-06-11 Banco Santander, S.a. (10% Owner) Buy 1,500,000 8.56 12,847,500
2008-06-09 Banco Santander, S.a. (10% Owner) Buy 1,100,000 8.65 9,462,713
2008-06-06 Banco Santander, S.a. (10% Owner) Buy 500,000 8.92 4,405,561
2008-06-05 Banco Santander, S.a. (10% Owner) Buy 400,000 9.15 3,660,000
2008-05-30 Whitworth Ralph V (Director) Buy 572,096 9.01 5,154,584
2008-05-29 Whitworth Ralph V (Director) Buy 1,494,000 8.96 13,386,240
2008-05-28 Whitworth Ralph V (Director) Buy 4,300,000 8.60 36,980,000
2008-05-27 Whitworth Ralph V (Director) Buy 1,353,600 8.62 11,668,031
2008-05-23 Whitworth Ralph V (Director) Buy 1,350,000 8.53 11,515,500
2008-05-22 Whitworth Ralph V (Director) Buy 1,760,486 8.57 15,087,365
2008-05-21 Whitworth Ralph V (Director) Buy 1,600,000 8.11 12,976,000
2008-05-16 Moran William J (Director) Buy 35,000 8.00 280,000
2008-05-16 Walters Kirk W (Chief Financial Officer) Buy 100,000 8.07 809,198
2008-05-16 Ramirez Maria F (Director) Buy 10,000 8.00 80,000
2008-05-16 Ehlerman P Michael (Director) Buy 15,000 8.00 120,000
2008-05-16 Hove Andrew C Jr (Director) Buy 10,000 8.00 80,000
2008-05-16 Troilo Cameron C (Director) Buy 80,000 8.00 640,000
2008-05-16 Whitworth Ralph V (Director) Buy 22,000,000 8.00 176,000,000
2008-05-12 Banco Santander, S.a. (10% Owner) Buy 39,000,000 8.00 312,000,000
2007-11-07 Ehlerman P Michael (Director) Buy 8,000 12.00 96,000
2007-10-15 Campanelli Joseph P (President & CEO) Option Ex 18,771 12.70 238,391
2007-09-11 Campanelli Joseph P (President & CEO) Option Ex 22,180 12.70 281,686
2007-08-02 Rinaldi Salvatore J (Chief of Staff & EVP) Buy 1,000 19.09 19,088
2007-08-02 Rinaldi Salvatore J (Chief of Staff & EVP) Option Ex 5,040 12.70 64,008
2007-07-27 Campanelli Joseph P (President @ CEO) Buy 4,000 19.81 79,240
2007-07-26 Rose M Robert (Chief Risk Mgmt Officer) Sale 8,511 20.00 170,220
2007-07-26 Rose M Robert (Chief Risk Mgmt Officer) Option Ex 8,511 7.65 65,109
2007-06-26 Mccollom Mark R (Chief Financial Officer) Option Ex 7,561 12.65 95,646
2007-05-21 Davis Larry K (Controller) Sale 5,250 23.42 122,955
2007-05-21 Davis Larry K (Controller) Option Ex 5,250 7.65 40,162
2007-05-17 Hard Brian (Director) Sale 50,400 23.58 1,188,432
2007-05-17 Hard Brian (Director) Option Ex 50,400 10.01 504,504
2007-05-10 Whitworth Ralph V (Director) Sale 357,466 24.09 8,611,355
2007-05-09 Whitworth Ralph V (Director) Sale 422,800 24.36 10,299,408
2007-05-08 Whitworth Ralph V (Director) Sale 450,000 24.04 10,818,000
2007-04-30 Brugger Thomas R (Treasurer) Sale 6,300 24.44 153,972
2007-04-30 Brugger Thomas R (Treasurer) Option Ex 6,300 14.11 88,893
2007-01-30 Hard Brian (Director) Sale 25,200 24.65 621,180
2007-01-30 Hard Brian (Director) Option Ex 25,200 6.67 168,084
2007-01-25 Rose M Robert (Chief Credit Risk Mgmt Officer) Sale 8,000 24.55 196,400
2007-01-25 Mcalee Lawrence E Jr (Chief Enterprise Risk Mgmt Officer) Sale 1,492 24.52 36,583
2007-01-09 Mccollom Mark R (Chief Financial Officer) Option Ex 1,512 8.93 13,502
2007-01-05 Brugger Thomas R (Treasurer) Option Ex 3,024 8.93 27,004
2007-01-03 Rose M Robert (Chief Credit Risk Mgmt Officer) Option Ex 8,000 7.44 59,520
2006-11-07 Thompson Lawrence M Jr (Vice Chairman & CAO) Option Ex 15,876 8.93 141,772
2006-08-22 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 202,791 20.82 4,222,716
2006-08-21 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 284,000 21.04 5,974,508
2006-08-18 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 376,000 21.01 7,900,888
2006-08-17 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 315,000 21.03 6,624,450
2006-08-16 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 546,624 20.96 11,454,505
2006-08-15 Campanelli Joseph P (President & CEO, SBNE Division) Option Ex 2,100 6.40 13,440
2006-08-15 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 380,000 20.88 7,935,160
2006-08-14 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 501,500 20.51 10,285,765
2006-08-11 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 230,000 20.42 4,696,600
2006-08-10 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 480,000 20.44 9,811,680
2006-08-09 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 644,900 20.65 13,280,624
2006-08-08 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 662,300 20.90 13,852,963
2006-08-07 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 240,500 20.88 5,020,918
2006-08-04 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 576,900 20.86 12,033,557
2006-08-03 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 215,000 20.58 4,424,700
2006-08-02 Rose M Robert (Chief Credit Risk Mgmt Officer) Sale 8,077 20.50 165,578
2006-08-02 Rose M Robert (Chief Credit Risk Mgmt Officer) Option Ex 4,850 12.16 58,976
2006-08-02 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 150,000 20.56 3,083,250
2006-08-01 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 171,445 20.51 3,516,336
2006-07-31 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 300,000 20.75 6,225,300
2006-07-28 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 320,000 20.76 6,639,371
2006-07-27 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 412,300 20.46 8,435,245
2006-07-26 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 515,000 20.39 10,498,790
2006-07-25 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 360,000 20.51 7,383,240
2006-07-24 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 356,000 20.55 7,315,800
2006-07-21 Davis Larry K (Controller) Sale 3,146 20.84 65,562
2006-07-21 Davis Larry K (Controller) Option Ex 11,000 12.16 133,760
2006-07-21 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 1,300,000 20.75 26,973,912
2006-07-20 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 770,000 20.89 16,082,990
2006-07-19 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 435,000 20.80 9,014,645
2006-07-18 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 284,300 20.41 5,793,709
2006-07-17 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 226,500 20.32 4,603,612
2006-07-14 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 295,000 20.11 5,932,745
2006-07-13 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 320,000 20.23 6,474,560
2006-07-12 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 240,000 20.38 4,890,000
2006-07-11 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 250,000 20.42 5,105,000
2006-07-10 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 205,000 20.58 4,218,900
2006-07-07 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 270,000 20.60 5,563,350
2006-07-06 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 160,600 20.54 3,299,527
2006-07-05 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 300,000 20.56 6,166,800
2006-07-03 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 125,000 20.35 2,544,000
2006-06-30 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 1,200,000 20.50 24,456,047
2006-06-29 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 508,600 20.44 10,381,179
2006-06-28 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 410,170 20.36 8,353,112
2006-06-27 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 395,000 20.42 8,065,110
2006-06-26 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 264,800 20.38 5,395,300
2006-06-23 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 553,400 20.32 11,244,534
2006-06-21 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 950,000 20.56 19,535,800
2006-06-09 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 406,100 22.50 9,137,656
2006-06-08 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 500,000 22.43 11,216,500
2006-06-07 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 600,000 22.46 13,467,495
2006-06-06 Banco Santander Central Hispano Sa (10% Owner) Buy 177,000 21.87 3,870,990
2006-01-20 Thompson Lawrence M Jr (Vice Chairman & CAO) Option Ex 3,720 6.53 24,291
2006-01-19 Sidhu Jay S (CEO) Option Ex 30,650 9.39 287,803
2005-07-29 Rose M Robert (Chief Credit Risk Mg) Buy 4,180 23.98 100,215
2005-05-16 Sidhu Jay S (CEO) Buy 21,650 21.69 469,631
2005-05-12 Lynch James J (CEO, SBMA Division) Buy 3,000 21.74 65,219
2005-05-03 Rose M Robert (Chief Credit Risk Mg) Sale 7,750 21.28 164,920
2005-04-25 Campanelli Joseph P (Vice Chairman) Buy 10,000 20.14 201,400

Insider trading activities including stock purchases, stock sales, and option exercises of SOV listed in the above tables cannot be completely guaranteed as to their accuracy. For more insider trading information of Sovereign Bancorp Inc (symbol SOV, CIK number 811830) see the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) website.