Why insider trading matters?

If management teams do not own any relevant stakes in the companies they guide, they may not be focused on creating wealth for shareholders to the same degree, compared to those that see their personal wealth increase when share prices rise.

- Klaus Gugler, Economist
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
2016-08-03 FISCHER DAVID B. VP Marketing & Bus. Part. Sell 31,500 $123.58 $3,892,612 No
2016-08-01 Schroepfer Michael Todd Chief Technology Officer Sell 90,000 $123.85 $11,146,500 Yes
2016-08-02 Andreessen Marc L Director Sell 15 $124.06 $1,861 No
2016-07-25 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 15,600 $121.08 $1,888,850 No
2016-07-15 FISCHER DAVID B. VP Marketing & Bus. Part. Sell 7,821 $117.18 $916,455 Yes
2016-07-15 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 37,217 $117.18 $4,361,016 Yes
2016-07-18 Sandberg Sheryl Chief Operating Officer Sell 148,104 $118.02 $17,479,258 Yes
2016-07-15 Schroepfer Michael Todd Chief Technology Officer Sell 51,283 $117.30 $6,015,648 Yes
2016-07-11 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 15,600 $117.71 $1,836,276 No
2016-07-12 Koum Jan Director Sell 1,721,436 $118.13 $203,353,086 No
2016-07-07 FISCHER DAVID B. VP Marketing & Bus. Part. Sell 23,625 $115.17 $2,720,891 No
2016-07-06 Koum Jan Director Sell 183,261 $115.75 $21,212,212 No
2016-07-05 Sandberg Sheryl Chief Operating Officer Sell 109,000 $113.51 $12,372,376 Yes
2016-07-01 Schroepfer Michael Todd Chief Technology Officer Sell 20,000 $114.20 $2,284,000 Yes
2016-07-01 Koum Jan Director Sell 103,645 $115.01 $11,919,706 No
2016-06-27 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 15,600 $109.68 $1,711,030 No
2016-06-27 Koum Jan Director Sell 1,434,530 $109.64 $157,287,315 No
2016-06-22 Sandberg Sheryl Chief Operating Officer Sell 109,000 $114.19 $12,446,299 Yes
2016-06-23 Koum Jan Director Sell 19,534 $115.01 $2,246,539 No
2016-06-15 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 5,934 $114.84 $681,438 Yes
2016-06-15 Koum Jan Director Sell 267,372 $115.09 $30,773,100 No
2016-06-14 Schroepfer Michael Todd Chief Technology Officer Sell 20,000 $114.07 $2,281,400 Yes
2016-06-14 FISCHER DAVID B. VP Marketing & Bus. Part. Sell 23,625 $114.59 $2,707,110 No
2016-06-13 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 15,600 $115.00 $1,794,000 No
2016-06-13 Koum Jan Director Sell 1,434,530 $114.36 $164,054,850 No
2016-06-08 Sandberg Sheryl Chief Operating Officer Sell 109,000 $118.18 $12,881,437 Yes
2016-06-01 Schroepfer Michael Todd Chief Technology Officer Sell 20,000 $118.45 $2,369,000 Yes
2016-05-31 Wehner David M. Chief Financial Officer Sell 5,265 $119.90 $631,274 No
2016-05-31 Cox Christopher K Chief Product Officer Sell 15,600 $119.00 $1,856,375 No
2016-06-01 Koum Jan Director Sell 1,721,436 $118.80 $204,510,778 No

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