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
ARES CAPITAL CORP (ARCC)
Sector: Financial Services; Industry: Asset Management

Ares Capital Corporation is a business development company specializing in acquisition, recapitalization, mezzanine debt, restructurings, rescue financing, and leveraged buyout transactions of middle market companies. It also makes growth capital and general refinancing. The fund will also consider investments in industries such as restaurants, retail, oil and gas, and technology sectors. It makes debt investments between $10 million and $100 million The fund invests through revolvers, first lien loans, warrants, unitranche structures, second lien loans, mezzanine debt, private high yield, junior capital, subordinated debt, and non-control preferred and common equity. The fund also selectively considers third-party-led senior and subordinated debt financings and opportunistically considers the purchase of stressed and discounted debt positions. The fund also seeks board representation in its portfolio companies.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2022-08-03 ROLL PENELOPE F Chief Financial Officer Buy 25,000 $19.77 $494,250 No
2022-06-15 McKeever Steven B. Director Buy 2,775 $17.95 $49,811 No
2022-06-01 HENSON MARY BETH Director Buy 5,000 $19.62 $98,100 No
2022-05-19 Smith Michael Lewis Co-President Buy 54,000 $18.64 $1,006,560 No
2022-03-14 HENSON MARY BETH Director Buy 6,000 $20.05 $120,300 No
2021-12-14 ROLL PENELOPE F Chief Financial Officer Sell 25,805 $19.96 $515,068 No
2020-11-23 ROLL PENELOPE F Chief Financial Officer Sell 7,000 $16.54 $115,780 No
2020-10-28 Arougheti Michael J Executive Vice President Buy 10,000 $13.92 $139,200 No
2020-10-30 Bloomstein Joshua M General Counsel, VP & Sec. Buy 5,000 $13.78 $68,890 No
2020-10-28 deVeer R. Kipp Chief Executive Officer Buy 75,000 $13.98 $1,048,500 No
2020-09-14 Smith Michael Lewis Co-President Buy 35,000 $14.25 $498,750 No
2020-09-11 SIEGEL ERIC B Director Buy 1,816 $14.50 $26,332 No
2020-09-11 PARKS MICHAEL K Director Buy 7,500 $14.26 $106,950 No
2020-08-19 Rosen Robert L Director Buy 10,000 $14.23 $142,350 No
2020-08-18 PARKS MICHAEL K Director Buy 5,000 $14.28 $71,390 No
2020-06-12 PARKS MICHAEL K Director Buy 4,000 $14.66 $58,660 No
2020-05-06 ROLL PENELOPE F Chief Financial Officer Buy 500 $13.28 $6,640 No
2020-03-13 McKeever Steven B. Director Buy 5,175 $14.27 $73,852 No
2020-03-12 ROLL PENELOPE F Chief Financial Officer Buy 1,000 $14.34 $14,340 No
2019-12-05 McKeever Steven B. Director Buy 3,000 $18.75 $56,250 No
2019-11-01 BARTLETT STEVE Director Buy 14,719 $18.35 $270,115 No
2019-08-14 McKeever Steven B. Director Buy 5,425 $18.42 $99,928 No
2019-08-06 ROLL PENELOPE F Chief Financial Officer Buy 2,000 $18.36 $36,720 No
2019-08-01 Kelly Daniel G Jr Director Buy 6,000 $18.44 $110,640 No
2019-06-20 BARTLETT STEVE Director Buy 200 $18.00 $3,600 No
2019-06-10 Kelly Daniel G Jr Director Buy 4,500 $18.01 $81,045 No
2019-05-20 BARTLETT STEVE Director Buy 200 $17.77 $3,554 No
2019-05-13 McKeever Steven B. Director Buy 5,640 $17.52 $98,813 No
2019-05-15 Torre Bates Ann Director Buy 9,725 $17.61 $171,257 No
2019-04-22 BARTLETT STEVE Director Buy 200 $17.32 $3,464 No

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