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
AVIS BUDGET GROUP, INC. (CAR)
Sector: Industrials; Industry: Rental & Leasing Services

Avis Budget Group, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides car and truck rentals, car sharing, and ancillary services to businesses and consumers. It operates the Avis brand, a vehicle rental system that supply rental cars to the premium commercial and leisure segments of the travel industry; the Budget Truck brand, a local and one-way truck rental businesses with a fleet of approximately 20,000 vehicles, which are rented through a network of approximately 575 dealer-operated and 420 company-operated locations that serve the consumer and light commercial sectors in the continental United States; and the Zipcar brand, a car sharing network. The company was formerly known as Cendant Corporation and changed its name to Avis Budget Group, Inc. in September 2006. Avis Budget Group, Inc. was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2017-12-08 NELSON RONALD L Executive Chairman Sell 100,000 $40.90 $4,090,000 No
2017-12-04 NELSON RONALD L Executive Chairman Sell 290,472 $40.26 $11,694,388 Yes
2017-10-13 NELSON RONALD L Executive Chairman Sell 250,000 $41.02 $10,255,000 No
2017-09-12 NELSON RONALD L Executive Chairman Sell 150,000 $37.30 $5,595,000 No
2016-12-01 NELSON RONALD L Executive Chairman Sell 150,000 $39.00 $5,850,528 No
2016-11-15 NELSON RONALD L Executive Chairman Sell 37,385 $40.00 $1,495,400 No
2016-11-07 NELSON RONALD L Executive Chairman Sell 62,615 $40.00 $2,504,600 No
2016-09-19 NELSON RONALD L Executive Chairman Sell 50,000 $38.00 $1,900,000 No
2015-12-11 NELSON RONALD L Chairman and CEO Sell 40,000 $34.79 $1,391,600 No
2014-08-08 NELSON RONALD L Chariman, CEO and President Sell 25,000 $60.89 $1,522,250 No
2013-03-05 NELSON RONALD L Chariman, CEO and President Sell 90,130 $24.53 $2,210,889 Yes
2011-10-04 NELSON RONALD L Chariman, CEO and President Buy 50,000 $8.99 $449,315 No

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