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
Legacy Housing Corp (LEGH)
Sector: Consumer Cyclical; Industry: Residential Construction

Legacy Housing Corporation builds, sells, and finances manufactured homes and tiny houses primarily in the southern United States. The company manufactures and provides for the transport of mobile homes; and offers wholesale financing to dealers and mobile home parks, as well as a range of homes, including 1 to 5 bedrooms, with 1 to 3 1/2 bathrooms.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2021-09-20 Hodgson Curtis Drew Chairman of the Board Sell 26,630 $17.37 $462,497 No
2021-09-09 Hodgson Curtis Drew Chairman of the Board Sell 58,044 $19.66 $1,141,109 No
2021-08-09 Hodgson Curtis Drew Chairman of the Board Sell 35,000 $17.51 $612,850 No
2021-07-07 Shipley William G 10%-Owner Sell 10,387 $17.72 $184,008 No
2021-06-30 Shipley William G 10%-Owner Sell 33,986 $16.95 $575,970 No
2021-06-22 Hodgson Curtis Drew Chairman of the Board Sell 14,282 $17.75 $253,494 No
2021-06-22 Shipley William G 10%-Owner Sell 16,160 $17.74 $286,676 No
2021-06-07 Hodgson Curtis Drew Chairman of the Board Sell 210,000 $18.94 $3,978,029 No
2021-03-22 Shipley Douglas M 10%-Owner Sell 40,000 $16.90 $675,966 No
2021-02-25 Shipley Douglas M 10%-Owner Sell 80,000 $16.47 $1,317,936 No
2021-02-23 Hodgson Curtis Drew Chairman of the Board Sell 82,177 $16.18 $1,329,489 No
2021-02-09 Hodgson Curtis Drew Chairman of the Board Sell 45,182 $15.97 $721,670 No
2021-02-09 Hodgson Curtis Drew Chairman of the Board Sell 45,182 $15.97 $721,670 No
2021-01-22 Shipley Kenneth E Chief Executive Officer Sell 721 $15.40 $11,103 No
2021-01-26 Hodgson Curtis Drew Chairman of the Board Sell 6,308 $15.41 $97,200 No
2021-01-21 Hodgson Curtis Drew Chairman of the Board Sell 12,933 $15.37 $198,787 No
2021-01-21 Shipley Kenneth E Chief Executive Officer Sell 11,182 $15.45 $172,766 No
2021-01-13 Hodgson Curtis Drew Chairman of the Board Sell 883 $15.20 $13,422 No
2020-12-21 Shipley Kenneth E Chief Executive Officer Sell 591 $15.40 $9,101 No
2021-01-06 Hodgson Curtis Drew Chairman of the Board Sell 25,113 $15.22 $382,253 No
2020-12-08 Hodgson Curtis Drew Chairman of the Board Sell 31,296 $15.00 $469,308 No
2020-11-18 Hodgson Curtis Drew Chairman of the Board Sell 17,073 $14.92 $254,785 No
2020-10-16 Hodgson Curtis Drew Chairman of the Board Sell 8,305 $15.83 $131,490 No
2020-10-13 Hodgson Curtis Drew Chairman of the Board Sell 27,648 $15.05 $416,144 No
2020-10-14 Shipley Kenneth E Chief Executive Officer Sell 26,120 $15.52 $405,478 No
2020-09-15 Hodgson Curtis Drew Chairman of the Board Sell 22,352 $15.12 $337,883 No
2020-09-08 Hodgson Curtis Drew Chairman of the Board Sell 34,123 $15.89 $542,298 No
2020-09-10 Shipley Kenneth E Chief Executive Officer Sell 37,276 $15.84 $590,426 No
2020-08-25 Hodgson Curtis Drew Chairman of the Board Sell 31,852 $15.44 $491,737 No
2020-08-25 Shipley Kenneth E Chief Executive Officer Sell 32,305 $15.44 $498,884 No

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