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
Merus N.V. (MRUS)
Sector: Healthcare; Industry: Biotechnology

Merus N.V., a clinical-stage immuno-oncology company, engages in developing bispecific antibody therapeutics. Its bispecific antibody candidate pipeline includes MCLA-128, which is in a Phase II clinical trial for the treatment of patients with metastatic breast cancer; and Phase I/II clinical trial for the treatment of gastric and non-small cell lung cancers. The company was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Utrecht, the Netherlands.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2021-10-08 BVF PARTNERS L P/IL 10%-Owner Sell 1,132,714 $27.56 $31,222,474 No
2021-08-12 de Kruif John SVP & Chief Technology Officer Sell 2,787 $19.34 $53,901 Yes
2021-03-30 BVF PARTNERS L P/IL 10%-Owner Buy 300,000 $19.75 $5,925,000 No
2021-03-22 BVF PARTNERS L P/IL 10%-Owner Buy 79,500 $22.75 $1,808,625 No
2021-03-16 BVF PARTNERS L P/IL 10%-Owner Buy 250,000 $23.00 $5,749,900 No
2021-01-21 BVF PARTNERS L P/IL 10%-Owner Buy 844,680 $24.75 $20,905,830 No
2020-12-18 BVF PARTNERS L P/IL 10%-Owner Buy 160,000 $16.05 $2,568,000 No
2020-09-15 BVF PARTNERS L P/IL 10%-Owner Buy 146,754 $11.75 $1,724,360 No
2020-09-10 BVF PARTNERS L P/IL 10%-Owner Buy 189,651 $11.10 $2,104,785 No
2020-09-03 BVF PARTNERS L P/IL 10%-Owner Buy 201,906 $11.17 $2,255,290 No
2020-07-07 Throsby Mark EVP & Chief Scientific Officer Sell 368 $15.46 $5,689 No
2020-06-08 BVF PARTNERS L P/IL 10%-Owner Buy 87,254 $15.20 $1,326,261 No
2020-06-02 Throsby Mark EVP & Chief Scientific Officer Sell 368 $14.19 $5,222 No
2020-06-01 BVF PARTNERS L P/IL 10%-Owner Buy 1,462,510 $14.00 $20,475,140 No
2020-05-06 Throsby Mark EVP & Chief Scientific Officer Sell 368 $14.54 $5,351 No
2020-04-02 Throsby Mark EVP & Chief Scientific Officer Sell 368 $10.93 $4,022 No
2020-03-04 Throsby Mark EVP & Chief Scientific Officer Sell 368 $18.10 $6,661 No
2020-02-24 Throsby Mark EVP & Chief Scientific Officer Sell 57,088 $17.74 $1,012,741 Yes
2020-02-18 de Kruif John SVP & Chief Technology Officer Sell 1,268 $18.98 $24,067 Yes
2020-01-16 BVF PARTNERS L P/IL 10%-Owner Buy 278,730 $16.15 $4,501,490 No
2020-01-13 BVF PARTNERS L P/IL 10%-Owner Buy 83,962 $14.98 $1,257,616 No

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