Hedge Fund and Insider Trading News: Steve Eisman, George Soros, Point72, DDR Corp. (DDR), MYOS Corporation (MYOS), BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. (BJRI), and More

Insider Buying: DDR Corp. (DDR) Director Purchases $2,794,952.79 in Stock (WeekHerald)
DDR Corp. (NYSE:DDR) Director Alexander Otto purchased 374,157 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, May 9th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $7.47 per share, for a total transaction of $2,794,952.79. Following the acquisition, the director now owns 56,845,259 shares in the company, valued at $424,634,084.73. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC.

Insider Buying: MYOS Co. (NASDAQ:MYOS) CEO Acquires 221,774 Shares of Stock (RegistrarJournal.com)
MYOS Corporation (NASDAQ:MYOS) CEO Joseph Mannello purchased 221,774 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, April 25th. The stock was bought at an average price of $1.24 per share, with a total value of $274,999.76. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Insider Buying: Superior Energy Services (SPN) CEO Purchases 30,000 Shares of Stock (LedgerGazette.com)
Superior Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE:SPN) CEO David D. Dunlap acquired 30,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, April 26th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $10.89 per share, with a total value of $326,700.00. Following the acquisition, the chief executive officer now owns 660,414 shares in the company, valued at approximately $7,191,908.46. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC.

Insider Buying: Columbia Financial Inc (NASDAQ:CLBK) EVP Buys 29,950 Shares of Stock (WeekHerald)
Columbia Financial Inc (NASDAQ:CLBK) EVP Geri M. Kelly purchased 29,950 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, April 19th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $10.00 per share, with a total value of $299,500.00. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC.

Insider Selling: BJ’s Restaurants (NASDAQ:BJRI) CEO Sells 83,298 Shares of Stock (LedgerGazette.com)
BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ:BJRI) CEO Greg Trojan sold 83,298 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, May 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $55.73, for a total value of $4,642,197.54. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 129,908 shares in the company, valued at $7,239,772.84. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website.

Insider Selling: TransDigm Group (TDG) VP Sells 15,000 Shares of Stock (RegistrarJournal.com)
TransDigm Group Incorporated (NYSE:TDG) VP Robert S. Henderson sold 15,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, May 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of $333.49, for a total transaction of $5,002,350.00. Following the sale, the vice president now owns 40,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $13,339,600. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission.