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
Medpace Holdings, Inc. (MEDP)
Sector: Healthcare; Industry: Diagnostics & Research

Medpace Holdings, Inc., a clinical contract research organization, provides scientifically-driven outsourced clinical development services to the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and medical device industries worldwide. The company offers a suite of services supporting the clinical development process from Phase I to Phase IV in various therapeutic areas. The company also provides bio-analytical laboratory services, clinical human pharmacology, imaging services, and electrocardiography reading support for clinical trials.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2021-01-08 Medpace Investors, LLC 10%-Owner Sell 26,666 $140.71 $3,752,173 No
2021-01-08 Troendle August J. President & CEO Sell 26,666 $140.71 $3,752,173 No
2021-01-07 Medpace Investors, LLC 10%-Owner Sell 185,219 $140.06 $25,941,773 No
2021-01-07 Troendle August J. President & CEO Sell 185,219 $140.06 $25,941,773 No
2021-01-04 Medpace Investors, LLC 10%-Owner Sell 10,127 $140.01 $1,417,881 No
2021-01-04 Troendle August J. President & CEO Sell 10,127 $140.01 $1,417,881 No
2020-12-30 Troendle August J. President & CEO Sell 19,930 $140.01 $2,790,399 No
2020-12-30 Medpace Investors, LLC 10%-Owner Sell 19,930 $140.01 $2,790,399 No
2020-12-28 Troendle August J. President & CEO Sell 8,750 $140.04 $1,225,390 Yes
2020-12-28 Medpace Investors, LLC 10%-Owner Sell 8,750 $140.04 $1,225,390 No
2020-12-22 Troendle August J. President & CEO Sell 33,260 $140.01 $4,656,733 No
2020-12-22 Medpace Investors, LLC 10%-Owner Sell 33,260 $140.01 $4,656,733 No
2020-12-18 Medpace Investors, LLC 10%-Owner Sell 216,048 $141.85 $30,646,409 No
2020-12-18 Troendle August J. President & CEO Sell 216,048 $141.85 $30,646,409 No
2020-12-14 GEIGER JESSE J CFO & COO, Lab Operations Sell 4,200 $142.00 $596,400 Yes
2020-12-10 EWALD STEPHEN P General Counsel & Corp. Secy. Sell 10,000 $140.07 $1,400,700 Yes
2020-12-01 Medpace Investors, LLC 10%-Owner Sell 14,000 $130.86 $1,832,040 No
2020-12-01 Troendle August J. President & CEO Sell 14,000 $130.86 $1,832,040 No
2020-09-01 GEIGER JESSE J CFO & COO, Lab Operations Sell 6,810 $130.00 $885,300 Yes
2020-08-27 Medpace Investors, LLC 10%-Owner Sell 15,923 $123.33 $1,963,734 No
2020-08-27 Troendle August J. President & CEO Sell 15,923 $123.33 $1,963,734 No
2020-08-25 Troendle August J. President & CEO Sell 30,500 $123.31 $3,760,972 No
2020-08-25 Medpace Investors, LLC 10%-Owner Sell 30,500 $123.31 $3,760,972 No
2020-08-21 Troendle August J. President & CEO Sell 43,117 $125.01 $5,389,928 No
2020-08-21 Medpace Investors, LLC 10%-Owner Sell 43,117 $125.01 $5,389,928 No
2020-08-19 Medpace Investors, LLC 10%-Owner Sell 38,203 $127.47 $4,869,711 No
2020-08-19 Troendle August J. President & CEO Sell 38,203 $127.47 $4,869,711 No
2020-08-17 GEIGER JESSE J CFO & COO, Lab Operations Sell 3,500 $128.00 $448,000 Yes
2020-08-17 Troendle August J. President & CEO Sell 33,342 $127.62 $4,255,066 No
2020-08-17 Medpace Investors, LLC 10%-Owner Sell 33,342 $127.62 $4,255,066 No

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