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
4D Molecular Therapeutics Inc. (FDMT)


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2020-12-15 VIKING GLOBAL INVESTORS LP 10%-Owner Buy 1,100,000 $23.00 $25,300,000 Yes
2020-12-15 MILLIGAN JOHN F Director Buy 100,000 $23.00 $2,300,000 No
2020-12-15 Kamal Fariborz nan Buy 4,347 $23.00 $99,981 No
2020-12-15 YAO TONY DUNG LING Director Buy 425,000 $23.00 $9,775,000 Yes

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Carvana Co (CVNA) - One of the best timed insider buying in the crash is from GARCIA ERNEST C. II 10%-owner of CVNA. Bought at 45 and now with a 100%+ profit.

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Ovintiv Inc (OVV) - Insiders of OVV have been HEAVILY accumulating shares in March with a sub-$3 cost. And the stock is now $11. An awesome 400% gain can't be missed if you found it was heavily accumulated earlier.