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
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
2021-11-16 Marecic Thomas C PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 24,310 $140.77 $3,422,140 Yes
2021-03-26 Marecic Thomas C PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 19,240 $125.70 $2,418,548 Yes
2020-08-11 Marecic Thomas C PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 12,100 $100.69 $1,218,354 Yes
2019-11-04 Marecic Thomas C PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 13,990 $95.02 $1,329,260 Yes
2019-03-29 Marecic Thomas C PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 3,500 $83.00 $290,500 No
2019-02-13 Marecic Thomas C PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 17,097 $79.00 $1,350,677 Yes
2017-09-19 Marecic Thomas C PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 12,315 $66.36 $817,215 Yes
2017-02-10 Marecic Thomas C PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 5,433 $53.48 $290,530 Yes
2016-07-06 Marecic Thomas C PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 6,500 $44.89 $291,808 Yes
2015-08-06 Marecic Thomas C PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Sell 4,000 $55.02 $220,080 Yes

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