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
Car Charging Group Inc (CCGI)
Sector: Consumer Cyclical; Industry: Specialty Retail

Blink Charging Co., through its subsidiaries, owns, operates, and provides electric vehicle (EV) charging equipment and networked EV charging services in the United States. The company offers residential and commercial EV charging equipment that enable EV drivers to recharge at various location types. The company offers its services through field sales force and reseller partners, as well as sells home unit chargers through various internet channels. As of December 31, 2019, it had approximately 14,778 EV charging stations.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2022-09-19 Reddy Mahidhar CEO of a Blink Subsidiary Sell 32,445 $22.57 $732,435 No
2022-06-24 LEVINE JACK Director Buy 6,000 $18.18 $109,080 No
2021-11-15 Engel Donald Former Director Sell 85,000 $44.60 $3,791,178 Yes
2021-11-08 Engel Donald Former Director Sell 15,000 $39.00 $585,000 Yes
2021-02-01 Engel Donald Business Development Officer Sell 166,981 $51.44 $8,589,768 Yes
2021-01-27 Engel Donald Business Development Officer Sell 180,000 $52.53 $9,455,688 Yes
2021-01-12 FARKAS MICHAEL D Chairman and CEO Sell 540,000 $41.00 $22,140,000 No
2020-09-01 Marks Kenneth R. Director Buy 10,000 $6.97 $69,725 No
2020-08-25 LEVINE JACK Director Buy 10,000 $8.30 $83,000 No
2020-08-25 LEVINE JACK Director Buy 10,000 $8.00 $80,000 No
2020-06-25 LEVINE JACK Director Buy 5,287 $2.72 $14,380 No
2020-06-23 LEVINE JACK Director Buy 20,000 $2.77 $55,400 No
2020-06-17 LEVINE JACK Director Buy 25,000 $2.40 $60,000 No
2018-12-03 Engel Donald Director Buy 45,000 $2.20 $98,914 No

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