Why insider trading matters?

Insiders might sell their shares for any number of reasons, but they buy them for only one: they think the price will rise.

- Peter Lynch
LEGG MASON, INC. (LM)
Sector: Financial Services; Industry: Asset Management

Legg Mason, Inc. is a publicly owned asset management holding company. It launches and manages equity, fixed income, and multi-asset customized portfolios through its subsidiaries. The firm also launches and manages mutual funds and exchange traded funds for its clients through its subsidiaries. Through its subsidiaries, the firm also invests in alternative markets.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2013-04-16 Johnson Terence Executive Vice President Buy 78 $31.14 $2,438 No
2013-05-02 Johnson Terence Executive Vice President Sell 7,423 $31.35 $232,711 No
2012-11-02 REED W ALLEN Director Buy 20,000 $25.55 $510,900 No
2011-09-09 Lemke Thomas P Executive VP & General Counsel Buy 4,000 $26.39 $105,560 No
2011-08-08 CAHILL JOHN T Director Buy 10,000 $24.93 $249,300 No
2011-08-04 PELTZ NELSON less than 10% owner Buy 790,000 $28.06 $22,169,217 No
2011-08-03 PELTZ NELSON less than 10% owner Buy 2,651,000 $28.86 $76,506,004 No
2011-08-01 CAHILL JOHN T Director Buy 10,000 $29.30 $293,000 No
2011-03-30 PELTZ NELSON less than 10% owner Buy 170,000 $35.74 $6,076,446 No
2010-06-04 PELTZ NELSON less than 10% owner Buy 1,000,000 $30.40 $30,401,141 No
2010-05-25 PELTZ NELSON less than 10% owner Buy 144,600 $28.08 $4,060,397 No
2010-05-14 KOERNER JOHN E III Director Buy 1,120 $33.81 $37,867 No
2010-02-08 SULLIVAN JOSEPH A Sr. Executive Vice President Buy 26,031 $24.96 $649,799 No
2009-12-31 PELTZ NELSON less than 10% owner Buy 525,000 $30.21 $15,862,822 No
2009-12-23 PELTZ NELSON less than 10% owner Buy 250,000 $29.92 $7,479,325 No
2009-12-30 PELTZ NELSON less than 10% owner Buy 115,000 $30.19 $3,472,326 No
2009-12-24 PELTZ NELSON less than 10% owner Buy 252,000 $29.92 $7,539,205 No
2009-12-22 PELTZ NELSON less than 10% owner Buy 230,000 $29.38 $6,756,818 No
2009-12-18 PELTZ NELSON less than 10% owner Buy 822,830 $28.43 $23,390,429 No
2009-12-16 PELTZ NELSON less than 10% owner Buy 717,000 $28.44 $20,391,317 Yes
2009-07-24 UKROP JAMES E Director Sell 9,000 $27.12 $244,080 Yes
2009-02-23 BAIN PETER L Sr. Executive Vice President Sell 48 $13.43 $645 No
2008-12-17 KOERNER JOHN E III Director Sell 13,000 $20.89 $271,570 No
2008-12-17 KOERNER JOHN E III Director Sell 32,994 $20.88 $688,915 No

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