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
2019-04-03 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 58,300 $175.02 $10,203,421 No
2019-04-01 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 5,300 $167.91 $889,923 No
2019-03-11 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 5,300 $173.11 $917,471 No
2019-02-19 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 5,300 $160.35 $849,855 Yes
2019-01-30 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 5,300 $150.00 $795,000 No
2019-01-15 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 15,900 $150.07 $2,386,145 No
2018-11-06 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 2,000 $150.05 $300,102 No
2018-11-05 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 3,300 $150.09 $495,309 No
2018-10-15 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 5,300 $153.44 $813,248 No
2018-09-24 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 5,300 $164.35 $871,068 No
2018-09-04 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 5,300 $171.28 $907,786 No
2018-08-13 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 10,600 $180.98 $1,918,424 No
2018-07-23 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 10,600 $210.66 $2,232,951 No
2018-07-02 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 10,600 $194.13 $2,057,796 No
2018-06-11 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 10,600 $191.07 $2,025,335 No
2018-05-22 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 10,600 $184.83 $1,959,235 No
2017-12-21 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 16,000 $178.10 $2,849,589 No
2017-12-11 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 16,000 $176.85 $2,829,581 No
2017-11-21 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 16,000 $179.63 $2,874,023 No
2017-11-07 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 16,000 $180.27 $2,884,248 No
2017-10-23 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 16,000 $175.20 $2,803,200 No
2017-10-09 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 16,000 $172.89 $2,766,232 No
2017-09-21 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 16,000 $170.71 $2,731,369 No
2017-09-07 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 16,000 $171.13 $2,738,064 No
2017-08-21 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 16,000 $167.02 $2,672,396 No
2017-08-07 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 16,000 $169.95 $2,719,155 No
2017-07-21 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 16,000 $164.28 $2,628,483 No
2017-07-07 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 16,000 $149.93 $2,398,946 No
2017-06-21 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 16,000 $152.35 $2,437,571 No
2017-06-07 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 16,000 $153.08 $2,449,245 No

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