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
2021-11-17 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 1,039 $344.22 $357,645 No
2021-11-17 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 11,152 $343.76 $3,833,597 Yes
2021-08-18 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 9,607 $356.10 $3,421,053 No
2021-05-19 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 9,607 $303.83 $2,918,895 No
2021-05-15 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 1,544 $315.94 $487,811 Yes
2021-04-29 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 16,000 $330.10 $5,281,600 No
2021-03-19 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 678 $289.99 $196,613 No
2021-02-22 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 5,916 $257.95 $1,526,032 No
2021-02-17 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 2,632 $270.44 $711,793 Yes
2020-11-20 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 13,729 $272.64 $3,743,124 No
2020-11-15 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 1,806 $276.95 $500,172 Yes
2020-08-21 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 13,660 $267.68 $3,656,459 No
2020-08-15 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 1,806 $261.24 $471,799 Yes
2020-05-22 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 11,764 $231.66 $2,725,248 No
2020-05-19 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 11,638 $216.79 $2,522,983 Yes
2020-05-05 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 8,000 $209.90 $1,679,200 No
2020-02-25 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 11,884 $202.17 $2,402,588 No
2020-02-20 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 2,550 $216.52 $552,126 No
2020-02-15 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 1,389 $214.18 $297,496 Yes
2020-08-21 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 13,660 $267.68 $3,656,459 No
2020-08-15 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 1,806 $261.24 $471,799 Yes
2020-05-22 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 11,764 $231.66 $2,725,248 No
2020-05-19 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 11,638 $216.79 $2,522,983 Yes
2020-05-05 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 8,000 $209.90 $1,679,200 No
2020-02-25 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 11,884 $202.17 $2,402,588 No
2020-02-20 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 2,550 $216.52 $552,126 No
2020-02-15 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 1,389 $214.18 $297,496 Yes
2019-11-22 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 11,292 $198.28 $2,238,978 No
2019-08-22 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 11,036 $183.44 $2,024,444 No
2019-05-22 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 10,748 $184.50 $1,983,006 No

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CARNIVAL CORP (CCL) - Cruislines $CCL $NCLH $RCL took a huge beat due to the pandemic, concerns of bankruptcy were raised. Among the three dominating companies in the industry, $CCL is the first one bought by insiders, such a bold move would definitely boost investor confidence.

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Camping World Holdings, Inc (CWH) - Another crash victim, Camping World Holdings, Inc took a deep dive from $16 to $4, several insiders bought around $6. With insiders on your side, this would be an easy add and hold to get your cost under $6. A 300% gain because stock is about to breach $25 in the coming weeks.