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
AMAZON COM INC (AMZN)
Sector: Consumer Cyclical; Industry: Internet Retail

Amazon.com, Inc. engages in the retail sale of consumer products and subscriptions in North America and internationally. The company operates through three segments: North America, International, and Amazon Web Services (AWS). It sells merchandise and content purchased for resale from third-party sellers through physical and online stores. The company also manufactures and sells electronic devices, including Kindle, Fire tablets, Fire TVs, Rings, and Echo and other devices; provides Kindle Direct Publishing, an online service that allows independent authors and publishers to make their books available in the Kindle Store; and develops and produces media content. Additionally, it offers Amazon Prime, a membership program, which provides free shipping of various items; access to streaming of movies and TV episodes; and other services. It serves consumers, sellers, developers, enterprises, and content creators.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2021-02-19 Zapolsky David Senior Vice President Sell 179 $3328.23 $595,753 No
2021-02-16 Clark David H CEO Worldwide Consumer Sell 1,019 $3257.88 $3,319,780 No
2021-02-16 Jassy Andrew R CEO Amazon Web Services Sell 1,099 $3301.02 $3,627,819 Yes
2021-02-16 Zapolsky David Senior Vice President Sell 1,238 $3257.88 $4,033,255 Yes
2021-02-16 Olsavsky Brian T Senior Vice President and CFO Sell 1,177 $3257.88 $3,834,525 Yes
2021-02-16 Reynolds Shelley Vice President Sell 293 $3257.88 $954,559 Yes
2021-02-04 McGrath Judith A Director Sell 340 $3328.35 $1,131,639 No
2021-01-05 RUBINSTEIN JONATHAN Director Sell 314 $3166.01 $994,127 No
2020-12-01 WILKE JEFFREY A CEO Worldwide Consumer Sell 2,000 $3200.59 $6,401,175 No
2020-11-23 WILKE JEFFREY A CEO Worldwide Consumer Sell 750 $3091.15 $2,318,360 No
2020-11-20 Huttenlocher Daniel P Director Sell 172 $3114.79 $535,744 No
2020-11-16 WILKE JEFFREY A CEO Worldwide Consumer Sell 1,200 $3114.36 $3,737,229 Yes
2020-11-16 Jassy Andrew R CEO Amazon Web Services Sell 1,099 $3085.62 $3,391,096 Yes
2020-11-16 Olsavsky Brian T Senior Vice President and CFO Sell 1,377 $3085.62 $4,248,899 Yes
2020-11-16 Zapolsky David Senior Vice President Sell 1,238 $3085.62 $3,819,998 Yes
2020-11-16 Reynolds Shelley Vice President Sell 293 $3085.62 $904,087 Yes
2020-11-06 STONESIFER PATRICIA Q Director Sell 600 $3303.62 $1,982,172 No
2020-11-05 RUBINSTEIN JONATHAN Director Sell 309 $3319.97 $1,025,871 No
2020-11-02 Jassy Andrew R CEO Amazon Web Services Sell 6,945 $3061.74 $21,263,784 No
2020-11-02 WILKE JEFFREY A CEO Worldwide Consumer Sell 2,000 $3011.40 $6,022,793 No
2020-11-02 RUBINSTEIN JONATHAN Director Sell 329 $3061.74 $1,007,312 No
2020-11-03 BEZOS JEFFREY P Chairman, CEO and President Sell 460 $3074.94 $1,414,472 No
2020-11-03 BEZOS JEFFREY P Chairman, CEO and President Sell 352,307 $3057.29 $1,077,105,854 No
2020-11-03 BEZOS JEFFREY P Chairman, CEO and President Sell 72,076 $3027.94 $218,241,914 No
2020-11-03 BEZOS JEFFREY P Chairman, CEO and President Sell 100,809 $3028.69 $305,318,709 No
2020-11-02 BEZOS JEFFREY P Chairman, CEO and President Sell 77,936 $3036.71 $236,668,949 No
2020-11-02 BEZOS JEFFREY P Chairman, CEO and President Sell 240,060 $2997.59 $719,601,001 No
2020-11-02 BEZOS JEFFREY P Chairman, CEO and President Sell 156,352 $2970.79 $464,489,563 No
2020-10-01 NOOYI INDRA K Director Buy 8 $3208.60 $25,669 No
2020-10-01 NOOYI INDRA K Director Buy 92 $3193.32 $293,785 No

Insider Smart

SYSCO CORP (SYY) - PELTZ NELSON and Frank Joshua D are insiders of SYSCO CORP, check their transactions to see how they sell high and buy low. Would that be more persuasive than just buy or sell?

Insider Smart

ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES (RCL) - Thompson Donald, Director of RCL feels safe and made a move. The only insiders bought RCL post crash.