Why insider trading matters?

Insiders might sell their shares for any number of reasons, but they buy them for only one: they think the price will rise.

- Peter Lynch
GRAN TIERRA ENERGY INC. (GTE)
Sector: Energy; Industry: Oil & Gas E&P

Gran Tierra Energy Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration and production of oil and gas properties in Colombia and Ecuador.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2012-03-02 Moreira Julio Cesar Dias Pres., GT Brasil Ltda. Sell 5,748 $5.85 $33,648 Yes
2011-12-16 Hardy David Eldon VP, Legal, and Secretary Buy 10,000 $4.85 $48,489 No
2011-12-14 Coffield Dana CEO and President Sell 307,500 $4.93 $1,515,740 No
2011-12-14 O'Leary Shane P. COO Sell 60,000 $4.83 $289,563 Yes
2011-12-12 Coffield Dana CEO and President Sell 300,000 $5.01 $1,503,180 No
2011-12-09 Coffield Dana CEO and President Sell 200,000 $5.25 $1,049,303 Yes
2011-05-31 Macey Gerald Joseph Director Buy 20,000 $7.09 $141,748 No
2011-03-17 O'Leary Shane P. COO Sell 40,000 $7.96 $318,230 Yes
2011-03-09 Antony Raymond Peter Director Sell 150,000 $8.11 $1,216,827 Yes
2010-09-17 Orunesu Rafael Pres., GTE Argentina Sell 80,000 $6.63 $530,407 Yes
2010-09-01 O'Leary Shane P. COO Sell 10,000 $6.68 $66,832 No
2010-08-19 Dawson Walter Director Sell 17,052 $6.00 $102,321 No
2010-08-18 Dawson Walter Director Sell 396,753 $6.00 $2,380,632 No
2010-08-17 Dawson Walter Director Sell 36,195 $6.00 $217,170 No
2010-08-17 SCOTT JEFFREY J Director Sell 50,000 $6.05 $302,550 No
2010-08-17 SCOTT JEFFREY J Director Sell 50,000 $5.95 $297,547 No
2010-08-13 Johnson Verne Director Sell 62,493 $5.95 $371,975 No
2010-09-10 Coffield Dana CEO and President Sell 192,500 $6.01 $1,156,050 No
2010-03-17 Johnson Verne Director Sell 133,725 $5.83 $779,668 No
2010-03-16 Johnson Verne Director Sell 48,100 $5.91 $284,439 No
2010-03-11 Johnson Verne Director Sell 15,000 $5.86 $87,848 No
2010-03-11 O'Leary Shane P. COO Sell 30,000 $5.88 $176,280 No
2010-03-10 O'Leary Shane P. COO Sell 60,000 $5.92 $355,380 No
2010-03-08 Johnson Verne Director Sell 200,000 $5.96 $1,192,764 No
2010-03-08 Eden Martin H Chief Financial Officer Sell 50,000 $5.93 $296,563 Yes
2010-03-04 Price John Scott Ward Director Sell 3,572,969 $5.88 $21,010,599 Yes
2009-11-30 Eden Martin H Chief Financial Officer Sell 75,000 $5.70 $427,547 Yes
2009-11-17 Price John Scott Ward Director Sell 200,000 $5.70 $1,140,000 No
2009-09-04 Antony Raymond Peter Director Sell 142,919 $3.87 $553,508 No
2009-08-18 Price John Scott Ward Director Sell 100,000 $3.75 $374,810 No

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