Why insider trading matters?

Insiders might sell their shares for any number of reasons, but they buy them for only one: they think the price will rise.

- Peter Lynch
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (AJG)
Sector: Financial Services; Industry: Insurance Brokers

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., together with its subsidiaries, provides insurance brokerage, consulting, and third party claims settlement and administration services in the United States, Australia, Bermuda, Canada, the Caribbean, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom. The company's Risk Management segment provides contract claim settlement and administration services for enterprises and public entities; and claims management, loss control consulting, and insurance property appraisal services. The company offers its services through a network of correspondent insurance brokers and consultants. It serves commercial, industrial, public entity, religious, and not-for-profit entities.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2022-08-16 HOWELL DOUGLAS K VP & Chief Financial Officer Sell 6,000 $190.32 $1,141,920 No
2022-08-11 Cavaness Joel D Vice President Sell 16,200 $187.07 $3,030,534 Yes
2022-08-10 Bay Walter D. General Counsel Sell 10,200 $183.00 $1,866,600 Yes
2022-06-16 Ziebell William F VICE PRESIDENT Sell 29,434 $149.27 $4,393,647 Yes
2022-06-07 Pietrucha Susan E Chief Human Resources Officer Sell 4,966 $162.04 $804,691 Yes
2022-03-16 Bay Walter D. General Counsel Sell 7,500 $162.00 $1,215,000 Yes
2022-03-09 HOWELL DOUGLAS K VP & Chief Financial Officer Sell 14,000 $158.89 $2,224,460 Yes
2022-02-23 GALLAGHER J PATRICK JR President & CEO Sell 30,317 $152.93 $4,636,379 Yes
2021-12-17 Hudson Scott R Vice President Sell 10,000 $165.28 $1,652,800 Yes
2021-11-16 Cavaness Joel D Vice President Sell 11,600 $167.00 $1,937,200 Yes
2021-06-15 Ziebell William F VICE PRESIDENT Sell 13,200 $144.71 $1,910,172 Yes
2021-06-15 Hudson Scott R Vice President Sell 9,500 $143.93 $1,367,335 No
2021-03-02 Hudson Scott R Vice President Sell 416 $122.11 $50,798 Yes
2021-02-25 JOHNSON DAVID S Director Sell 840 $123.61 $103,832 No
2021-02-23 Pietrucha Susan E Chief Human Resources Officer Sell 121 $123.13 $14,911 No
2021-02-09 Hudson Scott R Vice President Sell 6,234 $117.06 $729,752 Yes
2020-12-14 Hudson Scott R Vice President Sell 6,650 $121.08 $805,215 Yes
2020-12-10 Bay Walter D. General Counsel Sell 12,600 $119.23 $1,502,298 Yes
2020-12-02 Pietrucha Susan E Chief Human Resources Officer Sell 24,950 $116.71 $2,911,914 Yes
2020-11-09 JOHNSON DAVID S Director Sell 840 $113.31 $95,180 No
2020-11-04 HOWELL DOUGLAS K VP & Chief Financial Officer Sell 60,000 $112.30 $6,738,000 Yes
2020-11-04 English Frank E. Jr. Director Sell 1,000 $111.78 $111,780 No
2020-11-02 GALLAGHER THOMAS JOSEPH VICE PRESIDENT Sell 60,813 $106.04 $6,448,611 Yes
2020-08-24 McCurdy Kay W Director Sell 1,830 $103.00 $188,490 No
2020-08-18 English Frank E. Jr. Director Sell 2,500 $107.14 $267,850 No
2020-08-13 JOHNSON DAVID S Director Sell 1,000 $106.62 $106,616 No
2020-08-12 Pietrucha Susan E Chief Human Resources Officer Sell 10,417 $108.50 $1,130,193 Yes
2020-08-07 CARY RICHARD C Controller, CAO Sell 5,400 $106.00 $572,400 Yes
2020-08-06 Ziebell William F VICE PRESIDENT Sell 22,400 $105.29 $2,358,496 Yes
2020-06-04 JOHNSON DAVID S Director Sell 1,000 $97.97 $97,970 No

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