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
IMPAC MORTGAGE HOLDINGS INC (IMH)
Sector: Financial Services; Industry: Mortgage Finance

Impac Mortgage Holdings, Inc. operates as an independent residential mortgage lender in the United States. It operates through three segments: Mortgage Lending, Real Estate Services, and Long-Term Mortgage Portfolio. This segment provides services to investors, servicers, and individual borrowers primarily focusing on loss mitigation and performance.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2021-04-16 RHP Trust, dated May 31, 2011 10%-Owner Buy 200,000 $1.95 $389,716 No
2021-04-16 PICKUP RICHARD H. 10%-Owner Buy 200,000 $1.95 $389,716 No
2021-04-01 RHP Trust, dated May 31, 2011 10%-Owner Buy 124,535 $2.00 $249,607 No
2021-04-01 PICKUP RICHARD H. 10%-Owner Buy 124,535 $2.00 $249,607 No
2021-03-01 MANGIARACINA GEORGE A. Chairman, Chief Exec. & Dir. Sell 5,881 $3.13 $18,384 No
2021-02-17 MANGIARACINA GEORGE A. Chairman, Chief Exec. & Dir. Sell 16,408 $3.45 $56,608 No
2021-02-17 ENTSMINGER TIFFANY Chief Operating Officer Sell 985 $3.46 $3,408 Yes
2021-02-16 MOISIO JUSTIN Chief Administrative Officer Sell 985 $3.45 $3,398 Yes
2020-10-23 AKIN THOMAS B 10%-Owner Sell 271,925 $1.52 $412,203 No
2020-10-16 AKIN THOMAS B 10%-Owner Sell 8,511 $1.38 $11,705 No
2020-10-13 AKIN THOMAS B 10%-Owner Sell 31,975 $1.42 $45,299 No
2020-10-05 AKIN THOMAS B 10%-Owner Sell 4,400 $1.43 $6,292 No
2020-10-02 AKIN THOMAS B 10%-Owner Sell 158,736 $1.50 $237,796 No
2020-09-24 RHP Trust, dated May 31, 2011 10%-Owner Buy 670,000 $1.13 $757,100 No
2020-09-24 PICKUP RICHARD H. 10%-Owner Buy 670,000 $1.13 $757,100 No
2020-09-15 AKIN THOMAS B 10%-Owner Sell 41,756 $1.19 $49,690 No
2020-09-10 AKIN THOMAS B 10%-Owner Sell 8,410 $1.30 $10,933 No
2020-09-09 AKIN THOMAS B 10%-Owner Sell 4,122 $1.40 $5,754 No
2020-09-03 AKIN THOMAS B 10%-Owner Sell 62,179 $1.63 $101,264 No
2020-08-28 AKIN THOMAS B 10%-Owner Sell 41,320 $1.48 $60,991 No
2020-06-18 AKIN THOMAS B 10%-Owner Sell 31,327 $2.10 $65,725 No
2019-12-17 RHP Trust, dated May 31, 2011 10%-Owner Buy 95,000 $4.97 $472,150 No
2019-12-17 PICKUP RICHARD H. 10%-Owner Buy 95,000 $4.97 $472,150 No
2018-12-10 Pickup Todd M 10%-Owner Sell 20,000 $12.39 $247,853 No
2018-11-13 PICKUP RICHARD H. 10%-Owner Sell 150,000 $4.75 $712,500 No
2018-11-13 RHP Trust, dated May 31, 2011 10%-Owner Sell 150,000 $4.75 $712,500 No
2018-03-16 PICKUP RICHARD H. 10%-Owner Buy 38,900 $8.07 $313,748 No
2017-12-29 Gamebusters, Inc. 10%-Owner Buy 46,100 $10.00 $460,994 No
2017-12-29 PICKUP RICHARD H/ 10%-Owner Buy 46,100 $10.00 $460,994 No
2017-12-20 PICKUP RICHARD H/ 10%-Owner Buy 54,898 $10.21 $560,596 No

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