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
Facebook Inc (FB)
Sector: Communication Services; Industry: Internet Content & Information

Facebook, Inc. develops products that enable people to connect and share with friends and family through mobile devices, personal computers, virtual reality headsets, and in-home devices worldwide. It also provides Oculus, a hardware, software, and developer ecosystem, which allows people to come together and connect with each other through its Oculus virtual reality products.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2021-03-03 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 44,750 $257.63 $11,529,103 Yes
2021-03-02 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 44,750 $263.80 $11,805,009 Yes
2021-03-01 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 44,750 $261.76 $11,713,717 Yes
2021-02-26 FISCHER DAVID B. Chief Revenue Officer Sell 13,413 $256.63 $3,442,178 No
2021-02-26 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 44,750 $261.38 $11,696,784 Yes
2021-02-25 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 4,750 $259.86 $1,234,329 Yes
2021-02-25 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 40,000 $259.99 $10,399,424 Yes
2021-02-24 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 44,750 $263.09 $11,773,202 Yes
2021-02-23 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 4,750 $262.78 $1,248,195 Yes
2021-02-23 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 40,000 $262.88 $10,515,245 Yes
2021-02-22 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 44,750 $260.59 $11,661,238 Yes
2021-02-22 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 5,916 $257.95 $1,526,032 No
2021-02-19 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 44,750 $263.83 $11,806,558 Yes
2021-02-18 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 44,750 $268.53 $12,016,941 Yes
2021-02-18 Taylor Susan J.S. Chief Accounting Officer Sell 2,707 $269.47 $729,455 No
2021-02-17 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 44,750 $272.14 $12,178,443 Yes
2021-02-16 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 47,344 $274.24 $12,983,757 Yes
2021-02-17 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 2,632 $270.44 $711,793 Yes
2021-02-12 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 44,750 $269.52 $12,061,177 Yes
2021-02-11 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 44,750 $270.24 $12,093,092 Yes
2021-02-09 Newstead Jennifer VP and General Counsel Sell 429 $267.25 $114,650 No
2021-02-10 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 44,750 $270.45 $12,102,762 Yes
2021-02-09 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 44,750 $270.30 $12,095,889 Yes
2021-02-08 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 44,750 $266.64 $11,932,220 Yes
2021-02-05 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 44,750 $267.92 $11,989,295 Yes
2021-02-04 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 44,750 $265.55 $11,883,484 Yes
2021-02-02 Newstead Jennifer VP and General Counsel Sell 310 $265.53 $82,314 No
2021-02-03 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 44,750 $266.99 $11,947,958 Yes
2021-02-02 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 44,750 $266.99 $11,947,830 Yes
2021-02-01 Zuckerberg Mark COB and CEO Sell 44,750 $260.29 $11,647,785 Yes

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