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
Amcor plc (AMCR)
Sector: Consumer Cyclical; Industry: Packaging & Containers

Amcor plc develops, manufactures, and sells various packaging products for food, beverage, pharmaceutical, medical, home and personal care, and other consumer goods end markets worldwide. It operates through two segments, Flexible Packaging and Rigid Packaging.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2022-05-09 Zacka Michael J PRESIDENT, AMCOR FLEX EUROPE Sell 846,507 $12.66 $10,713,393 Yes
2021-12-06 Zacka Michael J President, Amcor Flex Europe Sell 90,000 $11.61 $1,045,080 No
2021-11-24 Zacka Michael J President, Amcor Flex Europe Sell 139 $11.71 $1,628 No
2021-11-22 Zacka Michael J President, Amcor Flex Europe Sell 147,736 $12.02 $1,775,920 Yes
2021-09-08 Roegner Eric V President, Amcor Rigid Plastics Sell 303,000 $12.30 $3,726,900 Yes
2021-09-09 Delia Ronald Stephen Chief Executive Officer Sell 1,591,380 $12.18 $19,386,538 Yes
2021-06-14 Delia Ronald Stephen Chief Executive Officer Sell 464,045 $12.15 $5,638,147 Yes
2021-05-17 NAYAR ARUN Director Sell 50,000 $12.35 $617,500 No
2021-05-07 Wilson Ian Executive Vice President Sell 195,200 $12.36 $2,412,672 Yes
2021-01-15 Long Nicholas T. Director Buy 271 $9.85 $2,668 No
2020-08-27 Konieczny Peter President, Amcor Flexibles Sell 111,241 $11.06 $1,230,058 Yes
2020-08-21 Konieczny Peter President, Amcor Flexibles Sell 48,989 $11.25 $551,126 Yes
2020-03-16 Roegner Eric V President, Amcor Rigid Plastics Buy 31,600 $5.93 $187,393 No
2020-03-16 Wilson Ian Executive Vice President Buy 72,000 $6.60 $475,200 No
2020-08-21 Konieczny Peter President, Amcor Flexibles Sell 48,989 $11.25 $551,126 Yes
2020-03-16 Roegner Eric V President, Amcor Rigid Plastics Buy 31,600 $5.93 $187,393 No
2020-03-16 Wilson Ian Executive Vice President Buy 72,000 $6.60 $475,200 No
2020-03-16 Delia Ronald Stephen Chief Executive Officer Buy 50,000 $10.64 $532,145 No
2019-09-13 Stephan Louis Fred President, Amcor Flexibles NA Sell 69,787 $10.27 $716,712 No

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