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
Sector: Financial Services; Industry: Asset Management

BlackRock MuniVest Fund, Inc. is a closed-ended fixed income mutual fund launched by BlackRock, Inc. It is managed by BlackRock Advisors, LLC. It primarily invests in investment grade, long term municipal obligations that are exempt from federal income taxes. BlackRock MuniVest Fund, Inc. was formed on September 29, 1988 and is domiciled in the United States.

Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2008-03-27 FABOZZI FRANK Director Buy 10 $8.64 $86 No
2008-02-11 Harris Jerrold B Director Buy 100 $9.93 $993 No
2007-12-20 Beckwith George Nicholas III Director Buy 100 $9.01 $901 No
2007-12-21 CAVANAGH RICHARD Director Buy 100 $8.92 $892 No
2007-12-14 STUEBE FRED Portfolio Manager Sell 1,250 $9.00 $11,251 No
2007-12-13 STUEBE FRED Portfolio Manager Sell 1,250 $9.07 $11,338 No
2006-03-08 JACOB KENNETH A Managing Director Sell 1,250 $9.45 $11,812 No
2006-01-11 LOFFREDO JOHN M Managing Dir. Head of Tax-Ex Sell 42 $9.84 $413 No
2005-08-22 STEWART BRIAN D Secretary Sell 600 $10.00 $6,000 No
2005-07-18 LOFFREDO JOHN M Director/Tax-Exempt Investment Sell 7,594 $10.00 $75,940 No
2005-03-28 STUEBE FRED Portfolio Manager Buy 400 $9.01 $3,604 No
2005-03-21 STUEBE FRED Portfolio Manager Buy 100 $9.26 $926 No

Insider Smart

SYSCO CORP (SYY) - PELTZ NELSON and Frank Joshua D are insiders of SYSCO CORP, check their transactions to see how they sell high and buy low. Would that be more persuasive than just buy or sell?

Insider Smart

CEDAR FAIR L.P. (FUN) - Another crash victim, Cedar Fair L.P. took a deep dive from $54 to $13, insiders were confidence and eagerly jumped in around $27. With insiders on your side, this would be an easy add and hold to get your cost under $20. Stock is about to breach $40 in the coming weeks.