Why insider trading matters?

If management teams do not own any relevant stakes in the companies they guide, they may not be focused on creating wealth for shareholders to the same degree, compared to those that see their personal wealth increase when share prices rise.

- Klaus Gugler, Economist
AMETEK INC/ (AME)
Sector: Industrials; Industry: Specialty Industrial Machinery

AMETEK, Inc. manufactures and sells electronic instruments and electromechanical devices worldwide. The company's EIG segment offers advanced instruments for the process, aerospace, power, and industrial markets; process and analytical instruments for the oil and gas, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, semiconductor, automation, and food and beverage industries; and instruments to the laboratory equipment, ultra-precision manufacturing, medical, and test and measurement markets. This segment also operates a network of aviation maintenance, repair, and overhaul facilities.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2021-11-03 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 27,750 $140.00 $3,885,000 Yes
2021-03-16 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 4,148 $124.00 $514,352 No
2020-12-22 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 20,530 $118.15 $2,425,599 Yes
2020-12-21 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 3,800 $118.51 $450,349 Yes
2020-01-15 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 4,961 $87.00 $431,631 No
2019-11-05 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 19,650 $96.09 $1,888,168 Yes
2019-06-20 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 26,220 $87.00 $2,281,140 Yes
2018-09-19 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 29,955 $81.55 $2,442,852 Yes
2018-02-26 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 25,965 $78.50 $2,038,252 Yes
2017-08-04 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 2,600 $64.51 $167,726 No
2016-08-26 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 24,500 $49.59 $1,215,033 Yes
2016-08-24 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 2,775 $49.70 $137,908 No
2016-06-30 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 3,000 $46.02 $138,074 No
2015-05-20 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 6,587 $55.00 $362,285 No
2015-05-15 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 23,480 $55.22 $1,296,472 Yes
2014-09-05 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 10,000 $53.00 $530,000 Yes
2013-02-08 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 11,923 $41.45 $494,260 No
2012-12-28 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 21,852 $37.20 $812,849 Yes
2012-11-07 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 5,346 $35.85 $191,654 No
2012-06-11 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 2,378 $51.56 $122,610 No
2012-02-03 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 50,528 $48.02 $2,426,491 Yes
2012-02-02 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 4,804 $48.17 $231,409 Yes
2011-07-01 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 12,881 $45.50 $586,086 No
2010-11-03 Hardin John Wesley PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 8,418 $55.00 $462,990 Yes

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SERVICE CORP INTERNATIONAL (SCI) - WALTRIP W BLAIR, Director of $SCI made a buy at 34.65, was he convinced the bottom of the box is a strong support? Well, seems he is not wrong.

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CEDAR FAIR L.P. (FUN) - Another crash victim, Cedar Fair L.P. took a deep dive from $54 to $13, insiders were confidence and eagerly jumped in around $27. With insiders on your side, this would be an easy add and hold to get your cost under $20. Stock is about to breach $40 in the coming weeks.