Why insider trading matters?

Numerous studies have examined whether there is evidence that U.S. insiders systematically trade on private information despite the legal deterrence. The consensus appears to be that insider purchases (but not sales) tend to be followed by positive abnormal stock price performance, particularly for small growth stocks.

- Prof. B. Espen Eckbo, Dartmouth College
ADT Inc. (ADT)
Sector: Industrials; Industry: Security & Protection Services

ADT Inc. provides security and automation solutions for homes and businesses in the United States and Canada. It also provides interactive solutions that allow customers to use their smart phones, tablets, and laptops to arm and disarm their security systems, adjust lighting or thermostat levels, view real-time video of their premises, and program customizable schedules for the management of a range of smart home products. In addition, the company offers professional monitoring of third-party devices by enabling other companies to integrate solutions into its monitoring and billing platform. It provides its products under the ADT, ADT Pulse, Protection 1, ADT Commercial, and Blue by ADT names.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2020-09-18 Apollo Management Holdings GP, LLC 10%-Owner Sell 42,920,526 $10.00 $429,205,260 No
2020-09-18 Young Donald M. CIO & EVP, Field Operations Sell 80,941 $10.00 $809,410 No
2020-09-18 Susil Zachary VP, Controller & CAO Sell 1,816 $10.00 $18,160 No
2020-09-18 Likosar Jeffrey EVP, CFO & Treasurer Sell 77,746 $10.00 $777,460 No
2020-09-18 Bresingham Daniel EVP, Commercial Sell 80,941 $10.00 $809,410 No
2018-01-19 Dale Robert M SVP, National Account Sales Buy 8,000 $14.00 $112,000 No
2018-01-19 Pulliam Amelia SVP, Chief Human Resources Off Buy 1,500 $14.00 $21,000 No
2018-01-19 Pulliam Amelia SVP, Chief Human Resources Off Buy 1,500 $14.00 $21,000 No
2018-01-19 Dale Robert M SVP, National Account Sales Buy 8,000 $14.00 $112,000 No
2018-05-14 AFRICK ANDREW Director Buy 130,000 $7.46 $969,921 No

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