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 Opportunity Fund (JRO)
Sector: Financial Services; Industry: Asset Management

Nuveen Floating Rate Income Opportunity Fund is a closed-ended fixed income mutual fund launched by Nuveen Investments, Inc. The fund is co-managed by Nuveen Fund Advisors LLC and Symphony Asset Management LLC. It invests in fixed income markets of the United States. It benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the Barclays U.S. Aggregate Bond Index and CSFB Leveraged Loan Index.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2021-05-12 Saba Capital Management, L.P. 10%-Owner Sell 57,228 $9.54 $545,946 No
2021-05-07 Saba Capital Management, L.P. 10%-Owner Sell 23,497 $9.60 $225,581 No
2021-04-29 Saba Capital Management, L.P. 10%-Owner Sell 2,151 $9.40 $20,219 No
2021-04-28 Saba Capital Management, L.P. 10%-Owner Sell 84,380 $9.41 $794,016 No
2021-04-23 Saba Capital Management, L.P. 10%-Owner Sell 17,021 $9.46 $161,019 No
2021-04-22 Saba Capital Management, L.P. 10%-Owner Sell 78,765 $9.45 $744,211 No
2021-04-20 Saba Capital Management, L.P. 10%-Owner Sell 63,760 $9.51 $606,075 No
2021-04-15 Saba Capital Management, L.P. 10%-Owner Sell 29,273 $9.52 $278,610 No
2021-04-13 Saba Capital Management, L.P. 10%-Owner Sell 40,465 $9.56 $386,680 No
2021-04-09 Saba Capital Management, L.P. 10%-Owner Sell 24,051 $9.59 $230,649 No
2021-04-07 Caraher Scott C. Portfolio Manager Buy 5,000 $9.58 $47,900 No
2020-11-09 KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS 10%-Owner Sell 45,000,000 $100.00 $4,500,000,000 No
2020-10-05 Saba Capital Management, L.P. 10%-Owner Buy 156,907 $8.29 $1,300,429 No
2020-09-30 Saba Capital Management, L.P. 10%-Owner Buy 62,000 $8.22 $509,640 No
2020-09-29 Saba Capital Management, L.P. 10%-Owner Buy 11,008 $8.19 $90,156 No
2020-03-31 Caraher Scott C. Portfolio Manager Buy 5,000 $7.37 $36,842 No
2020-03-30 Caraher Scott C. Portfolio Manager Buy 3,000 $7.02 $21,050 No
2020-03-25 Caraher Scott C. Portfolio Manager Buy 2,000 $6.65 $13,300 No
2020-03-24 Caraher Scott C. Portfolio Manager Buy 2,500 $6.04 $15,108 No
2019-01-04 Caraher Scott C. Portfolio Manager Buy 2,000 $9.44 $18,885 No
2018-10-03 Caraher Scott C. Portfolio Manager Buy 2,000 $10.27 $20,539 No
2018-08-07 Caraher Scott C. Portfolio Manager Buy 2,000 $10.22 $20,440 No
2018-07-17 Caraher Scott C. Portfolio Manager Buy 6,000 $10.21 $61,232 No
2017-12-15 SCHNEIDER WILLIAM J other Sell 38,600 $11.27 $435,119 No
2017-07-27 Caraher Scott C. Portfolio Manager Sell 12,000 $11.80 $141,654 No
2017-07-12 Caraher Scott C. Portfolio Manager Sell 10,353 $11.64 $120,528 No
2017-07-13 Caraher Scott C. Portfolio Manager Sell 7,611 $11.67 $88,805 No
2017-06-30 SCHNEIDER WILLIAM J other Buy 8,600 $11.55 $99,337 No
2017-04-06 Nuveen Fund Advisors, LLC other Sell 7,000 $11.62 $81,340 No
2017-04-06 EVANS JACK other Buy 4,225 $11.73 $49,559 No

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