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
GRAFTECH INTERNATIONAL LTD (EAF)
Sector: Industrials; Industry: Electrical Equipment & Parts

GrafTech International Ltd. researches, develops, manufactures, and sells graphite and carbon based products worldwide. It offers graphite electrodes, which requires for the production of electric arc furnace steel, ferrous, and non-ferrous metals; and petroleum needle coke, a crystalline form of carbon used in the production of graphite electrodes. The company sells its products primarily through direct sales force, independent sales representatives, and distributors.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2021-05-24 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 20,000,000 $13.31 $266,200,000 No
2021-05-24 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 20,000,000 $13.31 $266,200,000 No
2021-05-24 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 20,000,000 $13.31 $266,200,000 No
2021-05-13 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 12,800,000 $13.02 $166,656,000 No
2021-03-01 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 30,000,000 $11.67 $350,100,000 No
2021-03-01 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 30,000,000 $11.67 $350,100,000 No
2021-03-01 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 30,000,000 $11.67 $350,100,000 No
2021-01-14 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 20,000,000 $10.72 $214,400,000 No
2021-01-14 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 20,000,000 $10.72 $214,400,000 No
2021-01-14 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 20,000,000 $10.72 $214,400,000 No
2020-12-14 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 8,500,000 $8.90 $75,650,000 No
2020-12-14 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 8,500,000 $8.90 $75,650,000 No
2020-12-14 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 8,500,000 $8.90 $75,650,000 No
2020-12-14 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 580,731 $9.73 $5,651,056 No
2020-12-14 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 580,731 $9.73 $5,651,056 No
2020-12-14 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 580,731 $9.73 $5,651,056 No
2020-12-10 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 902,834 $9.94 $8,972,470 No
2020-12-10 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 902,834 $9.94 $8,972,470 No
2020-12-10 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 902,834 $9.94 $8,972,470 No
2020-12-03 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 1,828,895 $9.01 $16,470,845 No
2020-12-03 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 1,828,895 $9.01 $16,470,845 No
2020-12-03 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 1,828,895 $9.01 $16,470,845 No
2020-12-02 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 1,044,306 $8.14 $8,498,060 No
2020-12-02 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 1,044,306 $8.14 $8,498,060 No
2020-12-02 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 1,044,306 $8.14 $8,498,060 No
2020-11-27 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 1,020,842 $8.04 $8,210,361 No
2020-11-27 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 1,020,842 $8.04 $8,210,361 No
2020-11-23 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 661,649 $7.55 $4,993,887 No
2020-11-23 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 661,649 $7.55 $4,993,887 No
2020-11-23 BCP GP Ltd 10%-Owner, Director Sell 661,649 $7.55 $4,993,887 No

Insider Smart

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