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
FIRST FINANCIAL BANCORP /OH/ (FFBC)
Sector: Financial Services; Industry: Banks—Regional

operates as the bank holding company for First Financial Bank that provides commercial banking and related services to individuals and businesses in Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, and Illinois. The company accepts various deposit products, such as interest-bearing and noninterest-bearing accounts, time deposits, and cash management services for commercial customers. was founded in 1863 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2020-12-31 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 534 $17.53 $9,361 No
2020-09-30 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 780 $12.01 $9,368 No
2020-06-30 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 674 $13.89 $9,362 No
2020-03-31 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 419 $14.91 $6,247 No
2020-01-02 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 245 $25.44 $6,233 No
2019-10-01 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 255 $24.48 $6,241 No
2019-07-01 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 258 $24.22 $6,249 No
2019-04-10 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 370 $24.12 $8,924 No
2019-01-10 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 360 $24.24 $8,726 No
2018-10-11 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 299 $28.92 $8,647 No
2018-07-10 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 268 $31.80 $8,522 No
2018-04-17 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 221 $29.05 $6,420 No
2018-01-16 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 197 $28.20 $5,556 No
2017-10-10 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 207 $26.47 $5,478 No
2017-07-10 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 197 $28.02 $5,520 No
2017-04-07 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 201 $26.85 $5,397 No
2017-01-05 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 167 $28.17 $4,705 No
2016-10-11 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 210 $21.35 $4,484 No
2016-07-18 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 223 $20.34 $4,537 No
2016-04-06 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 252 $17.95 $4,523 No
2016-01-06 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 254 $17.33 $4,403 No
2015-10-06 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 239 $18.89 $4,515 No
2015-07-07 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 245 $17.44 $4,273 No
2015-04-14 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 248 $17.52 $4,344 No
2015-01-14 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 253 $16.76 $4,240 No
2014-10-03 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 263 $15.99 $4,205 No
2014-07-15 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 255 $16.85 $4,298 No
2014-04-09 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 230 $17.73 $4,079 No
2014-01-13 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 237 $17.28 $4,095 No
2013-10-11 Booth Cynthia O Director Buy 284 $15.04 $4,271 No

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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES (RCL) - Thompson Donald, Director of RCL feels safe and made a move. The only insiders bought RCL post crash.

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CEDAR FAIR L.P. (FUN) - Another crash victim, Cedar Fair L.P. took a deep dive from $54 to $13, insiders were confidence and eagerly jumped in around $27. With insiders on your side, this would be an easy add and hold to get your cost under $20. Stock is about to breach $40 in the coming weeks.