Hedge Fund and Insider Trading News: John Paulson, Kyle Bass, Tom Steyer, Wayfair Inc (W), Wyndham Destinations Inc (WYND), and More

The President -Aflac International of AFLAC Inc (NYSE: AFL) is Selling Shares (AnalystRatings)
Today, the President -Aflac International of AFLAC Inc (AFL), Charles Lake, sold shares of AFL for $771.2K. In addition to Charles Lake, 4 other AFL executives reported Sell trades in the last month. Following Charles Lake’s last AFL Sell transaction on February 06, 2019, the stock climbed by 1.0%.

Wednesday 3/6 Insider Buying Report: WYND, DBD (Nasdaq.com)
As the saying goes, there are many possible reasons for an insider to sell a stock, but only one reason to buy – they expect to make money. So let’s look at two noteworthy recent insider buys. On Monday, Wyndham Destinations (WYND)’s Michael Dean Brown, made a $223,194 buy of WYND, purchasing 5,000 shares at a cost of $44.64 each. So far Brown is in the green, up about 4.3% on their purchase based on today’s trading high of $46.58. Wyndham Destinations is trading down about 0.2% on the day Wednesday. This buy marks the first one filed by Brown in the past year.

Wayfair Inc (W) CEO Niraj Shah Sold $5.1 million of Shares (GuruFocus)
CEO of Wayfair Inc (NYSE:W) Niraj Shah sold 31,000 shares of W on 03/04/2019 at an average price of $165.74 a share. The total sale was $5.1 million. Wayfair Inc operates as an online destination for the home good products in the United States. It offers a range of furniture, décor, decorative accent, housewares, seasonal décor, and other home good products. Wayfair Inc has a market cap of $15.04 billion; its shares were traded at around $165.08 with and P/S ratio of 2.18.

Viking Supply Ships Caught Up in Insider Trading Investigation (Splash247)
Norwegian offshore ship operator Viking Supply Ships has announced that the Swedish Economic Crime Authority is investigating possible insider trading in the company’s shares. Several people are being investigated, including a former employee of Viking Supply Ships. “VSS is in contact with the Swedish Economic Crime Authority and intends to cooperate fully with the investigation,” the company said in a release. Viking Supply Ships is currently listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange.

M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:MDC) Insider Trading Activity – COO Sold 35,224 shares of Stock (MarketExclusive)
Insider Trading Activity For M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:MDC): David D. Mandarich , COO of M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:MDC) reportedly Sold 35,224 shares of the company’s stock at an average price of 28.52 for a total transaction amount of $1,004,588.48.