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
GERMAN AMERICAN BANCORP, INC. (GABC)
Sector: Financial Services; Industry: Banks—Regional

German American Bancorp, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for German American Bank that provides retail and commercial banking services. The Core Banking segment accepts various deposit products from the general public; and originates consumer, commercial and agricultural, commercial and agricultural real estate, and residential mortgage loans, as well as sells residential mortgage loans in the secondary market. The Insurance Operations segment offers a range of personal and corporate property and casualty insurance products.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2021-07-15 SEGER THOMAS W Director Buy 545 $36.68 $19,991 No
2021-07-15 Ramsey Chris A Director Buy 545 $36.68 $19,991 No
2021-07-15 KELLY JASON M Director Buy 545 $36.68 $19,991 No
2021-06-15 SHEIDLER JACK Director Buy 44 $39.60 $1,742 No
2021-06-15 SEGER THOMAS W Director Buy 43 $39.60 $1,703 No
2021-06-15 Ryan Christina M Director Buy 43 $39.60 $1,703 No
2021-06-15 KELLY JASON M Director Buy 43 $39.60 $1,703 No
2021-06-15 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 21 $39.60 $832 No
2021-05-19 Snowden Raymond Ward Director Buy 64 $39.63 $2,536 No
2021-05-19 SHEIDLER JACK Director Buy 88 $39.63 $3,487 No
2021-05-19 SEGER THOMAS W Director Buy 42 $39.63 $1,664 No
2021-05-19 Ryan Christina M Director Buy 22 $39.63 $872 No
2021-05-19 Ramsey Chris A Director Buy 64 $39.63 $2,536 No
2021-05-19 KELLY JASON M Director Buy 64 $39.63 $2,536 No
2021-04-30 LETT J DAVID Director Sell 9,090 $43.25 $393,157 No
2021-04-15 Snowden Raymond Ward Director Buy 56 $45.36 $2,540 No
2021-04-15 SHEIDLER JACK Director Buy 40 $45.36 $1,814 No
2021-04-15 SEGER THOMAS W Director Buy 75 $45.36 $3,402 No
2021-04-15 Ryan Christina M Director Buy 40 $45.36 $1,814 No
2021-04-15 Ramsey Chris A Director Buy 37 $45.36 $1,678 No
2021-04-15 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 56 $45.36 $2,540 No
2021-03-26 KLEM U BUTCH Director Sell 4,750 $47.14 $223,915 No
2021-03-17 Mitchell Lee A Director Sell 49,281 $48.86 $2,408,070 No
2021-03-18 EWING CLAY W EXECUTIVE VICE CHAIRMAN Sell 10,089 $48.64 $490,729 No
2021-03-15 SEGER THOMAS W Director Buy 53 $48.11 $2,550 No
2021-03-15 Snowden Raymond Ward Director Buy 35 $48.11 $1,684 No
2021-03-15 Ryan Christina M Director Buy 53 $48.11 $2,550 No
2021-03-15 KELLY JASON M Director Buy 35 $48.11 $1,684 No
2021-03-15 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 35 $48.11 $1,684 No
2021-02-15 SEGER THOMAS W Director Buy 94 $36.25 $3,408 No

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