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
Leslie's, Inc. (LESL)


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2020-11-23 Baker Paula Chief Revenue Officer. Sell 26,352 $21.32 $561,825 Yes
2020-11-02 GIC Private Ltd 10%-Owner Sell 5,734,907 $17.00 $97,493,419 No
2020-11-02 Bubbles Holdings, L.P. 10%-Owner Sell 16,000,214 $17.00 $272,003,638 No
2020-11-02 Bubbles Investor Aggregator, L.P. 10%-Owner Sell 9,467,468 $17.00 $160,946,956 No
2020-11-02 Weddell Steven M nan Sell 107,651 $17.00 $1,830,067 No
2020-11-02 Ortega Steven L Director Sell 193,886 $17.00 $3,296,062 No

Insider Smart

ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES (RCL) - Thompson Donald, Director of RCL feels safe and made a move. The only insiders bought RCL post crash.

Insider Smart

SYSCO CORP (SYY) - PELTZ NELSON and Frank Joshua D are insiders of SYSCO CORP, check their transactions to see how they sell high and buy low. Would that be more persuasive than just buy or sell?