Posts Tagged ‘Insider Trading’

AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE:AN)

AutoNation, Inc. (AN) Thriving on Soaring Truck and Luxury Vehicle Sales

AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE:AN) is coming off another impressive month, selling just shy of 33,000 vehicles for the month of August according to statistics......(read more)
Alcoa Inc (NYSE:AA)

3 Stocks with Multiple Insiders Purchasing: Alcoa Inc (AA), American Realty Capital Properties Inc (ARCP), MVC Capital, Inc. (MVC)

Recently conducted studies reveal that insider purchases can be frequently seen as signals of bullish sentiment among insiders (read more about this).......(read more)
Xencor

Board Director Invests $1.5 Million in Xencor Inc (XNCR) Amid the IPO

On Friday, Xencor Inc (NASDAQ:XNCR)’s Board Director, John Stafford III acquired 275,000 company shares at its initial public offering (IPO). He paid......(read more)
Raj Rajaratnam thinking

2 Small-Cap Banks With Multiple Insiders Buying This Month

According to several empirical studies on insider trading, stocks with more than one insider purchase over the past three months have the potential to......(read more)
Insider Trading 3

Wait ‘Til You See What These Insiders Are Up To

Although you probably recognize Insider Monkey for our hedge fund coverage, we also monitor insider trading activity. Multiple empirical studies suggest......(read more)

Global Payments Executives Are Making a Ton of Trades

Global Payments executives: Earlier this week, J Gerald Wilkins, a Director at Global Payments Inc (NYSE:GPN), reported the purchase of 2,500 company......(read more)
insider trading

Insider Trading a Constant at Monmouth

Insider trading: According to some analysts, “A manager’s effort to continue to buy his or her company’s shares, a behaviour seen in Monmouth......(read more)
Insider Trading 3

7 Insider Moves You Should Pay Attention To

Insider trades: There are dozens of insider trades made each week, and reported to the SEC, which are then made public. Let’s take a look at seven......(read more)
Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY)

Don’t Mistake Company Rewards for Insider Trading

Company rewards: Shares of Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) hit a 52-week-high of $97.24 per share on Wednesday, after what seemed to be heavy......(read more)
UniFirst Corp

Unifirst CEO Ronald Croatti Was Buying At $91

Unifirst CEO: President and CEO of Unifirst Corp (NYSE:UNF) purchased 8,242 shares of common stock on Wednesday, at a price of $91 each. This acquisition......(read more)
DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST)

Insider Trading: DST Systems Board Member Just Bought in Under $76 a Share

Insider trading: On Tuesday, Lowell L. Bryan, a member of DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST)’s board acquired 263 shares of common stock for $75.94 each,......(read more)
Raj Rajaratnam thinking

Daniel Ellis, Carmike Cinemas VP is Bullish

Daniel Ellis, Carmike Cinemas: On Monday, Daniel Ellis, a Special VP and General Counsel at Carmike Cinemas, Inc. (NASDAQ:CKEC), acquired 86 shares......(read more)
Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL)

Oracle Corporation (ORCL)’s 5 Most Bullish Money Managers

In the financial blogosphere, there are many analytical tools for Oracle Corporation (NASDAQ:ORCL) readers to watch, but it’s important to be aware......(read more)
Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB)

How Many Facebook Inc (FB) Investors Are Short?

Nowadays, there are tons of metrics for Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) investors to watch, but it’s useful to be aware of a stock’s shorts. A couple......(read more)
Facebook Inc (FB), FB, NASDAQ:FB

Facebook Inc (FB): How It Keyed, Then Stopped a $3M Inside-Trade Scheme

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) is the platform that can lead to lots of sharing. Since there aren’t 1 billion interesting lives out there, there are bound......(read more)
Raj Rajaratnam thinking

Seeing Double: Rajaratnam’s Bro Just Charged With ‘Illegal’ Insider Trading

In any given year, there are more than 200,000 insider transactions filed with the SEC, though just a fraction of these (usually less than 10) are actually......(read more)
scana-corporation

Hedge Funds Bullish on SCANA Corporation (SCG)

SCANA Corporation (NYSE:SCG) has seen an increase in hedge fund interest lately. There are many indicators investors can use to analyze the equity markets......(read more)
Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, LP (NYSE:BWP)

The Smart Money is Optimistic on Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, LP (BWP)

Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, LP (NYSE:BWP) has seen an increase in hedge fund interest lately. There are many indicators investors can use to analyze......(read more)
OGE Energy Corp. (NYSE:OGE)

Hedge Fund Interest in OGE Energy Corp. (OGE) Dropping, But One Manager is Very Bullish

OGE Energy Corp. (NYSE:OGE) has seen a decrease in hedge fund interest lately. There are many indicators investors can use to analyze the equity markets......(read more)
Pinnacle West Capital Corporation (NYSE:PNW)

Insiders, Hedge Funds Selling Pinnacle West Capital Corporation (PNW)

Pinnacle West Capital Corporation (NYSE:PNW) has seen a decrease in hedge fund interest lately. There are many indicators investors can use to analyze......(read more)
David Shaw

Insider Trading At Molycorp (MCP) Shows There Is Value In Rare Earth Minerals

We track insider transactions because we believe that no one knows a company better than the people who work there. It has been shown that insiders tend......(read more)
Steve Cohen SAC CAPITAL ADVISORS

SAC Capital’s Steven Cohen Won’t Step Down During Insider Trading Probe: Report

Last week, we discussed the federal government’s allegations of illegal insider trading against Mathew Martoma, a former hedge fund manager employed......(read more)
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Insider Trading in Apple Inc. (AAPL) Shares

Insider trading sentiment is always an important indicator to track, especially when it is bullish. Earlier this week, one notable Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:......(read more)
WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG)

Mathew Martoma: What’s His Former Hedge Fund Trading Now?

Despite the common perception of insider trading, it remains a fact that out of the hundreds of thousands of insider transactions every year, just a tiny......(read more)
Corelogic Inc (NYSE:CLGX)

Heavy Insider Buying at This Little-Known Tech Company

Of all the financial indicators used by investors today, insider trading activity may be the most underused and underrated. As we’ve discussed time......(read more)
Best Financial Services Companies to Work For

Insider Trading Report: McDonald’s (MCD), General Electric (GE), Schlumberger (SLB) and More

This article is an update of an earlier, pre-earnings piece. It can be read in its entirety here. Insider trading activity is an underused and under-reported......(read more)
LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA(ADR)

Insider Trading Activity with Earnings on Deck: MCD, GE, SLB, HON, BHI

Insider trading activity is an underused and underreported indicator of a stock’s sentiment. After all, who better to judge a company than its own......(read more)
Main Street Capital Corporation (NYSE:MAIN)

Insiders Are Bullish at Main Street Capital

Insider trading activity is always an important indicator to track, and it’s usually better to emulate bullish corporate execs than their bearish......(read more)
Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL)

Insider Trading Report: Halliburton (HAL), Chevron (CVX), Exxon (XOM), Phillips 66 (PSX) and More

Insider trading activity describes the phenomenon of when a company’s executives, board members, or large stockholders buy or sell shares of that......(read more)
Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), LinkedIn Corp (NYSE:LNKD)

Facebook Inc (FB), LinkedIn and More: How are Insiders Trading Social Media Stocks?

In most cases, insider trading sentiment at companies within a certain industry is presented in a very fragmented manner, assuming that insiders are isolated......(read more)
The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD)

How Are Insiders Trading Home Depot?

Insider trading activity is one of the most underused metrics in the field of financial analysis today. Empirical studies have proven that individual......(read more)
Sirius XM Radio Inc (NASDAQ:SIRI)

Sirius XM Radio (SIRI) CEO Mel Karmazin is Selling More Shares

Insider trading activity is often a misused and misunderstood market indicator. To many, the phrase conjures up images of infamous figures like Raj Rajaratnam......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Insider Trading Report: Opko Health, Janus Capital & More

Being informed of what insiders are doing with their company’s stock—whether it be buying or selling—can be predictive of how a company might perform......(read more)
Most Popular Stocks Among Hedge Funds

This Board Member Is Going More Organic

Richard Berke, a Board member at The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAIN) has filed with the SEC to disclose that on September 19th he bought 1,000......(read more)
Bill Barrett Corporation (NYSE:BBG)

This Board Member Is In For $130,000

Carin Barth, who was appointed to the Board of Directors of Bill Barrett Corporation (NYSE:BBG) earlier this year, purchased 5,000 shares of the company......(read more)
Ricky Sandler

Hedge Fund News: Mitt Romney, Ricky Sandler, Louis Bacon

Secret Footage of Romney Was Filmed at Estate of Sex Party-Throwing Hedge Fund Manager (GAWKER) You know that really damaging hidden camera footage of......(read more)
Steven Cohen

Insider Trading Activity is Heating Up At This Teen Retailer

In most cases, insider trading activity is an important indicator to track, as it truly gives individual investors a look at the internal workings of......(read more)
hedge fund research

Hedge Fund News: George Soros, Steven Cohen, John Paulson

Soros tells Germany to lead or leave euro (IFAMagazine) Billionaire investor and philanthropist George Soros made some bold statements in an interview......(read more)
Chuck Royce

Two Board Members Are Buying This Stock

Woodward Inc (NASDAQ:WWD) is an industrial goods company which provides control and optimization systems (such as valves and pumps) for aerospace and......(read more)
PENNANT CAPITAL MANAGEMENT

An Insider Here Bought $7.3 Million In Stock

Dwight Schar, a director at NVR (NYSE:NVR), is quite bullish on his $3.8 billion market cap company; he bought 10,000 shares of stock earlier this week......(read more)
Andreas Halvorsen

You Can Get This Chemical Stock Cheaper Than Its Insider

Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB)’s stock has not performed well over the last three months, down about 15% versus the S&P 500’s 5%. The company......(read more)
NVR, Inc. (NYSE:NVR)

Why is One Prominent Insider Buying This Homebuilder?

In today’s topsy-turvy market environment, there are plenty of financial indicators for ardent investors to follow.  One such metric is insider trading......(read more)
Most Popular Stocks Among Hedge Funds

4 Stocks Insiders Are Buying Recently

Tracking insider information is one of the most well-established ways to profit from the stock market. A number of empirical studies have shown that non......(read more)
PAULSON & CO

Insiders Are Bullish About This Banking Giant

Chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon decided this past week that shares of J.P. Morgan Chase (NYSE:JPM) were cheap enough that it was worth buying more shares......(read more)
David Shaw

Insiders Are Bullish About This Utility Stock

AES (NYSE:AES), a global utility that produces electricity from a variety of sources including coal, natural gas, and renewable, had VP of Strategy Gardner......(read more)
David Einhorn

Insider Trading Alert: Verifone $PAY

Douglas Bergeron, CEO of Verifone (PAY), disclosed earlier this month that DGB Investments- a related principal investment firm which presumably manages......(read more)
Opko Health Inc. (NYSE:OPK)

Why Are Insiders Buying Opko Health? $OPK

In the financial world, there are many reasons why corporate insiders would choose to sell their company’s stock, but only one reason why they would......(read more)
John Burbank PASSPORT CAPITAL

Hedge Fund News: John Burbank, Steven Cohen, Telus Corp

Passport To Wind Down Materials Hedge Fund After 31% Loss (Bloomberg) Passport Capital LLC, the $3.4 billion hedge fund founded by John Burbank, plans......(read more)
Smithfield Foods, Inc. (NYSE:SFD)

Insider Trading Report: Smithfield Foods $SFD $HRL $CALM $SAFM $TSN

Keeping track of insider transactions can be a helpful tool in gleaning the health and future prospects of stocks that are traded by insiders. Insiders......(read more)
Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT)

Insider Purchases in Medtronic, Exco, and Cyberonics

Insiders may buy shares of a company because they believe its stock price will move higher and want to profit from this anticipated rise. Sell-offs might......(read more)
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