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
MARKEL CORP (MKL)
Sector: Financial Services; Industry: Insurance—Property & Casualty

Markel Corporation, a diverse financial holding company, markets and underwrites specialty insurance products in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, and internationally. The company's Reinsurance segment offers general liability, professional liability, workers' compensation, medical malpractice, and environmental impairment liability; property treaty products for catastrophe, per risk, and retrocessional exposures; and specialty treaty reinsurance products comprising structured and whole turnover credit, political risk, mortgage and contract, and commercial surety reinsurance programs. This segment also provides healthcare, consulting, and others types of services to businesses and consumers, including management and technology consulting, behavioral healthcare, and retail intelligence. The company's Other segment operates as an insurance and investment fund manager offering a range of investment products, including insurance-linked securities, catastrophe bonds, insurance swaps, and weather derivatives; and program services. Markel Corporation was founded in 1930 and is headquartered in Glen Allen, Virginia.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2019-11-19 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 250 $1125.00 $281,250 No
2019-11-14 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 250 $1129.41 $282,354 No
2019-11-12 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 502 $1152.56 $578,586 No
2019-11-07 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 250 $1175.39 $293,849 No
2019-11-05 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 250 $1170.60 $292,651 No
2019-11-01 MARKEL ANTHONY F Vice Chairman Sell 78 $1174.21 $91,588 No
2019-11-01 Whitt Richard R III Co-Chief Executive Officer Sell 500 $1173.93 $586,965 No
2019-10-31 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 250 $1156.96 $289,240 No
2019-10-30 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 310 $1125.08 $348,775 No
2019-10-24 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 190 $1128.58 $214,430 No
2019-10-22 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 250 $1146.47 $286,617 No
2019-10-17 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 250 $1133.50 $283,374 No
2019-10-15 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 250 $1146.66 $286,666 No
2019-10-10 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 250 $1145.72 $286,429 No
2019-10-08 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 250 $1153.89 $288,473 No
2019-10-03 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 250 $1143.02 $285,756 No
2019-10-01 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 250 $1188.84 $297,211 No
2019-10-02 KIRSHNER ALAN I Executive Chairman Sell 200 $1151.92 $230,383 No
2019-09-26 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 250 $1196.71 $299,177 No
2019-09-24 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 250 $1192.24 $298,060 No
2019-09-19 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 250 $1195.91 $298,979 No
2019-09-17 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 250 $1174.42 $293,605 No
2019-08-08 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 677 $1119.56 $757,944 No
2019-08-07 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 2,955 $1111.37 $3,284,107 No
2019-08-02 MARKEL ANTHONY F Vice Chairman Sell 41 $1118.24 $45,848 No
2019-08-05 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 1,368 $1114.64 $1,524,831 No
2019-07-01 MARKEL STEVEN A Vice Chairman Sell 900 $1100.41 $990,371 No
2019-07-01 KIRSHNER ALAN I Executive Chairman Sell 200 $1106.17 $221,234 No
2019-05-14 Lewis Lemuel E Director Buy 100 $1035.00 $103,500 No
2019-05-03 MARKEL ANTHONY F Vice Chairman Sell 43 $1060.66 $45,609 No

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