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
MID PENN BANCORP INC (MPB)
Sector: Financial Services; Industry: Banks—Regional

Mid Penn Bancorp, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Mid Penn Bank that provides commercial banking services to individuals, partnerships, non-profit organizations, and corporations. In addition, the company offers online banking, telephone banking, cash management, and automated teller services, as well as safe deposit boxes; and trust and wealth management services. As of December 31, 2019, it operates 39 full service retail banking locations in Berks, Bucks, Chester, Cumberland, Dauphin, Fayette, Lancaster, Luzerne, Montgomery, Northumberland, Schuylkill, and Westmoreland counties, Pennsylvania. The company was founded in 1868 and is headquartered in Millersburg, Pennsylvania.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2021-09-30 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 73 $27.55 $2,011 No
2021-07-29 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 400 $26.53 $10,611 No
2021-04-30 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 4,000 $25.00 $100,000 No
2021-03-31 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 74 $26.81 $1,984 No
2020-12-31 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 91 $21.90 $1,993 No
2020-09-30 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 116 $17.31 $2,008 No
2020-06-30 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 109 $18.43 $2,009 No
2020-03-31 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 98 $20.25 $1,984 No
2020-03-10 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 1,000 $18.30 $18,297 No
2020-02-28 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 1,500 $22.13 $33,193 No
2020-02-07 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 1,056 $24.84 $26,236 No
2020-02-03 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 1,063 $24.23 $25,754 No
2019-12-31 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 70 $28.80 $2,016 No
2019-09-30 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 78 $25.63 $1,999 No
2019-06-28 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 80 $24.95 $1,996 No
2019-03-29 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 82 $24.50 $2,009 No
2019-02-28 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 1,000 $25.31 $25,307 No
2018-12-31 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 86 $23.02 $1,980 No
2018-10-30 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 730 $26.65 $19,452 No
2018-09-28 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 69 $29.15 $2,011 No
2018-06-29 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 57 $34.90 $1,989 No
2018-03-30 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 63 $31.95 $2,013 No
2017-12-29 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 60 $33.10 $1,986 No
2017-09-29 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 68 $29.40 $1,999 No
2014-04-24 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 255 $14.90 $3,800 No
2010-06-02 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 3,000 $10.00 $30,000 No
2010-06-02 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 3,000 $10.00 $30,000 No
2009-08-03 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 650 $15.25 $9,912 No
2009-08-03 MOWERY THEODORE W Director Buy 650 $15.25 $9,912 No

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