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
AMERICAS CARMART INC (CRMT)
Sector: Consumer Cyclical; Industry: Auto & Truck Dealerships

America's Car-Mart, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an automotive retailer in the United States. The company primarily sells older model used vehicles and provides financing for its customers.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2018-06-18 Judy Vickie D. Chief Financial Officer Sell 2,500 $66.17 $165,415 Yes
2018-05-24 HENDERSON WILLIAM H Director Sell 10,000 $63.22 $632,173 No
2018-05-22 Smith Robert Cameron Director Sell 22,500 $62.26 $1,400,850 Yes
2018-04-03 HENDERSON WILLIAM H Director Sell 15,000 $49.34 $740,100 Yes
2018-03-05 HENDERSON WILLIAM H Director Sell 11,546 $49.50 $571,542 No
2018-02-28 HENDERSON WILLIAM H Director Sell 3,454 $50.00 $172,700 Yes
2017-11-20 Smith Robert Cameron Director Sell 2,600 $48.44 $125,957 No
2017-10-02 HENDERSON WILLIAM H Chief Executive Officer Sell 6,250 $40.65 $254,062 Yes
2017-09-06 HIGHT EDDIE L Director Sell 27,370 $39.44 $1,079,595 No
2017-09-01 HENDERSON WILLIAM H Chief Executive Officer Sell 6,250 $37.60 $235,000 Yes
2017-08-28 MAGNOLIA CAPITAL FUND, LP 10%-Owner Buy 12,560 $36.89 $463,335 No
2017-08-18 MAGNOLIA CAPITAL FUND, LP 10%-Owner Buy 8,196 $36.55 $299,579 No
2017-08-04 MAGNOLIA CAPITAL FUND, LP 10%-Owner Buy 14,000 $37.61 $526,500 No
2017-08-01 HENDERSON WILLIAM H Chief Executive Officer Sell 6,250 $38.85 $242,812 Yes
2017-07-25 MAGNOLIA CAPITAL FUND, LP 10%-Owner Buy 19,000 $37.71 $716,401 No
2017-07-11 MAGNOLIA CAPITAL FUND, LP 10%-Owner Buy 6,770 $36.84 $249,426 No
2017-07-11 HENDERSON WILLIAM H Chief Executive Officer Sell 6,250 $37.00 $231,250 Yes
2017-07-06 HENDERSON WILLIAM H Chief Executive Officer Sell 14,000 $37.56 $525,840 Yes
2017-06-20 MAGNOLIA CAPITAL FUND, LP 10%-Owner Buy 4,323 $36.75 $158,879 No
2017-06-01 HENDERSON WILLIAM H Chief Executive Officer Sell 8,392 $37.12 $311,511 Yes
2017-05-31 MAGNOLIA CAPITAL FUND, LP 10%-Owner Buy 24,607 $35.75 $879,740 No
2017-05-25 HENDERSON WILLIAM H Chief Executive Officer Sell 1,608 $38.09 $61,249 Yes
2017-04-24 HENDERSON WILLIAM H Chief Executive Officer Sell 20,000 $35.00 $700,000 Yes
2017-04-17 MAGNOLIA CAPITAL FUND, LP 10%-Owner Buy 18,313 $35.85 $656,433 No
2017-02-08 HENDERSON WILLIAM H Chief Executive Officer Sell 10,000 $41.65 $416,500 Yes
2017-01-09 HENDERSON WILLIAM H Chief Executive Officer Sell 10,000 $43.50 $435,000 Yes
2016-12-08 HENDERSON WILLIAM H Chief Executive Officer Sell 10,000 $44.40 $444,000 No
2016-12-12 HIGHT EDDIE L Director Sell 10,000 $46.14 $461,400 No
2016-12-08 HENDERSON WILLIAM H Chief Executive Officer Sell 10,000 $44.40 $444,000 Yes
2016-12-06 HIGHT EDDIE L Director Sell 3,600 $45.75 $164,700 No

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