Why insider trading matters?

If management teams do not own any relevant stakes in the companies they guide, they may not be focused on creating wealth for shareholders to the same degree, compared to those that see their personal wealth increase when share prices rise.

- Klaus Gugler, Economist
LEVI STRAUSS & CO (LEVI)
Sector: Consumer Cyclical; Industry: Apparel Manufacturing

Levi Strauss & Co. operates as an apparel company. The company sells its products under the Levi's, Dockers, Signature by Levi Strauss & Co., and Denizen brands; and also licenses its Levi's and Dockers trademarks for various product categories, including footwear, belts, wallets and bags, outerwear, sweaters, dress shirts, kids wear, sleepwear, and hosiery. It operates approximately 3,000 retail stores and shop-in-shops.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2020-11-25 Haas Robert D. 10%-Owner Sell 269,260 $19.29 $5,194,536 Yes
2020-11-25 Haas Jennifer C. 10%-Owner Sell 82,266 $19.42 $1,597,851 Yes
2020-11-25 Haas Bradley J. 10%-Owner Sell 73,565 $19.42 $1,428,852 Yes
2020-11-24 Haas Miriam L 10%-Owner Sell 300,000 $19.19 $5,757,256 Yes
2020-11-23 Haas Bradley J. 10%-Owner Sell 12,687 $18.90 $239,751 Yes
2020-11-23 Haas Jennifer C. 10%-Owner Sell 14,442 $18.90 $272,916 Yes
2020-11-20 Haas Robert D. 10%-Owner Sell 319,158 $18.72 $5,973,420 Yes
2020-11-19 Haas Jennifer C. 10%-Owner Sell 31,806 $18.71 $595,067 Yes
2020-11-19 Haas Bradley J. 10%-Owner Sell 27,941 $18.71 $522,756 Yes
2020-11-17 Haas Jennifer C. 10%-Owner Sell 17,077 $18.06 $308,337 Yes
2020-11-17 Haas Bradley J. 10%-Owner Sell 18,857 $17.97 $338,929 Yes
2020-11-17 Haas Robert D. 10%-Owner Sell 351,806 $17.74 $6,240,247 Yes
2020-11-13 Singh Harmit J Executive VP and CFO Sell 85,946 $16.99 $1,460,223 Yes
2020-11-13 Haas Bradley J. 10%-Owner Sell 9,736 $16.59 $161,507 Yes
2020-11-11 Rosen Marc EVP & Pres. Direct-to-Customer Sell 56,946 $17.10 $973,777 Yes
2020-11-11 Singh Harmit J Executive VP and CFO Sell 123,150 $17.05 $2,099,708 Yes
2020-11-12 Haas Robert D. 10%-Owner Sell 684,447 $17.03 $11,652,969 Yes
2020-11-10 Haas Miriam L 10%-Owner Sell 300,000 $17.20 $5,160,000 Yes
2020-11-11 Haas Bradley J. 10%-Owner Sell 258,561 $16.85 $4,355,810 Yes
2020-10-20 Haas Miriam L 10%-Owner Sell 125,000 $16.20 $2,025,410 Yes
2020-10-15 Haas Miriam L 10%-Owner Sell 100,000 $15.63 $1,563,038 Yes
2020-10-13 Haas Miriam L 10%-Owner Sell 500,000 $15.60 $7,802,000 Yes
2020-10-05 Rosen Marc EVP & Pres. Direct-to-Customer Sell 21,680 $15.00 $325,200 No
2020-10-01 JAFFE SETH EVP & General Counsel Sell 8,123 $13.85 $112,504 Yes
2020-07-27 McCormick Christopher J Director Buy 1,200 $12.13 $14,556 No
2020-07-22 McCormick Christopher J Director Buy 3,786 $11.92 $45,129 No
2020-07-01 JAFFE SETH EVP & General Counsel Sell 8,123 $13.61 $110,554 Yes
2020-02-12 Eisenhardt Elizabeth H 10%-Owner Sell 15,141 $20.39 $308,743 No
2020-02-12 Haas Bradley J. 10%-Owner Sell 3,674 $20.14 $73,984 Yes
2020-02-12 Haas Jennifer C. 10%-Owner Sell 24,489 $20.14 $493,142 Yes

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