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
2021-06-15 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 21 $39.60 $832 No
2021-04-15 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 56 $45.36 $2,540 No
2021-03-15 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 35 $48.11 $1,684 No
2021-02-15 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 94 $36.25 $3,408 No
2021-01-15 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 74 $34.73 $2,570 No
2020-12-15 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 77 $33.09 $2,548 No
2020-11-16 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 75 $33.85 $2,539 No
2020-10-15 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 30 $28.54 $856 No
2020-09-15 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 59 $28.89 $1,705 No
2020-08-17 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 540 $29.54 $15,952 No
2020-07-15 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 665 $30.07 $20,000 No
2020-06-15 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 59 $28.59 $1,687 No
2020-05-19 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 33 $25.95 $856 No
2020-04-15 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 97 $26.22 $2,544 No
2020-03-16 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 100 $25.33 $2,533 No
2020-03-12 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 1,198 $24.00 $28,752 No
2020-02-18 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 74 $34.22 $2,532 No
2020-01-17 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 24 $35.16 $844 No
2019-12-16 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 48 $35.08 $1,684 No
2019-11-15 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 25 $33.74 $844 No
2019-10-15 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 53 $31.99 $1,695 No
2019-09-16 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 51 $33.05 $1,686 No
2019-08-15 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 382 $30.24 $11,551 No
2019-07-15 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 672 $29.77 $20,005 No
2019-06-17 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 47 $29.52 $1,387 No
2019-05-15 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 48 $29.05 $1,394 No
2019-04-15 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 71 $29.68 $2,107 No
2019-03-15 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 69 $30.51 $2,105 No
2019-02-20 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 45 $30.85 $1,388 No
2019-01-15 Bawel Zachary W Director Buy 23 $30.56 $703 No

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Upwork Inc (UPWK) - GRETSCH GREGORY C. Director of Upwork, made a bulk buy of 500K shares right before the big gap up, which is also the largest buy of the past 12 months.

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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.