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
AMC ENTERTAINMENT HOLDINGS, INC. (AMC)
Sector: Communication Services; Industry: Entertainment

AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, involved in the theatrical exhibition business. The company owns, operates, or has interests in theatres.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2021-06-03 FRANK ELIZABETH F EVP & CHIEF CONTENT OFFICER Sell 21,462 $43.54 $934,455 No
2021-03-26 FRANK ELIZABETH F EXP & CHIEF CONTENT OFFICER Sell 60,000 $10.11 $606,600 No
2021-03-16 FRANK ELIZABETH F EVP & CHIEF CONTENT OFFICER Sell 40,000 $13.56 $542,400 No

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Altimmune, Inc. (ALT) - Venrock Healthcare Capital Partners III, L.P., 10%-owner of ALT bought 1.3M shares in late May then added another 1.5M shares in June with an averaged ~$8 per share. 10 days after the accumulation, ALT price jumped to $10.

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Planet Fitness, Inc (PLNT) - Our position in PLNT is also inspired by insider trading, if insiders are comfortable and confident buying around $50, it is an easy hold if you can pick it up at an even lower price. Our avg cost of the position is ~$40 and is now with 50% profit.