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
NUVEEN FLOATING RATE INCOME FUND (JFR)
Sector: Financial Services; Industry: Asset Management

Nuveen Floating Rate Income Fund is a close ended fixed income mutual fund launched by Nuveen Investments, Inc. It is co-managed by Nuveen Fund Advisors LLC and Symphony Asset Management LLC. The fund invests in fixed income markets of the United States.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2005-03-03 STEIN GUNTHER Portfolio Manager Buy 1,000 $14.64 $14,640 No

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