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
NATIONAL INSTRUMENTS CORP (NATI)
Sector: Technology; Industry: Software—Application

National Instruments Corporation provides a software-centric platform and systems to engineers and scientists worldwide. The company's application software comprises NI TestStand that is used for automated test and measurement applications in a manufacturing environment; NI VeriStand, a ready-to-use software environment for configuring real-time testing applications; Flexlogger for quick sensor configuration and data logging of mixed signals to verify electromechanical systems; and NI InsightCM Enterprise, a software solution with integrated hardware options for monitoring ancillary rotating equipment. It serves semiconductor, transportation, aerospace, and defense industries; and government agencies.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2022-08-12 Green Jason Elliot Chief Revenue Officer & EVP Sell 5,000 $41.46 $207,310 No
2022-08-01 Green Jason Elliot Chief Revenue Officer & EVP Sell 5,000 $38.59 $192,967 No
2022-05-02 Rust Scott Arthur Executive Vice President Sell 4,921 $36.14 $177,845 Yes
2022-05-02 Rapp Karen Marie Chief Financial Officer, EVP Sell 6,043 $36.14 $218,394 No
2022-05-02 Green Jason Elliot Chief Revenue Officer & EVP Sell 5,867 $36.14 $212,033 No
2022-05-02 Fettweis Gerhard Paul Director Sell 491 $36.14 $17,745 No
2022-05-02 Favre Ritu Executive Vice President Sell 5,735 $36.14 $207,263 No
2022-02-28 Rapp Karen Marie Chief Financial Officer, EVP Sell 3,411 $39.75 $135,587 No
2022-02-01 Rust Scott Arthur Executive Vice President Sell 1,429 $40.44 $57,789 No
2022-02-01 Starkloff Eric Howard President & CEO Sell 10,403 $41.13 $427,845 No
2022-01-31 DAVERN ALEXANDER M Director Sell 3,000 $40.84 $122,520 No
2022-01-31 McGrath Michael E Director Buy 2,000 $41.00 $82,000 No
2021-11-22 DAVERN ALEXANDER M Director Sell 5,000 $45.85 $229,250 No
2021-11-19 Fettweis Gerhard Paul Director Sell 2,175 $45.36 $98,658 No
2021-08-03 Rust Scott Arthur Senior Vice President Sell 18,710 $44.02 $823,577 No
2021-02-19 Rust Scott Arthur Senior Vice President Sell 2,325 $45.71 $106,269 No
2020-11-25 Green Jason Elliot Senior Vice President Sell 1,270 $37.21 $47,257 No
2020-08-13 Sublett Carla Pineyro Chief Marketing Officer Sell 5,563 $35.88 $199,600 No
2020-04-27 KODOSKY JEFFREY L Director Sell 2,288 $38.09 $87,158 No
2020-03-02 KODOSKY JEFFREY L Director Sell 4,000 $40.00 $160,000 No
2020-02-24 KODOSKY JEFFREY L Director Sell 4,000 $42.24 $168,960 No
2020-02-24 Sublett Carla Pineyro Chief Marketing Officer Sell 565 $41.79 $23,612 No
2020-02-11 Rust Scott Arthur Senior Vice President Sell 6,681 $45.34 $302,917 No
2020-02-11 Rust Scott Arthur Senior Vice President Sell 6,681 $45.34 $302,917 No
2020-02-04 Roiko John Charles Chief Accounting Officer Sell 789 $46.04 $36,326 No
2020-02-03 KODOSKY JEFFREY L Director Sell 24,000 $45.08 $1,081,920 No
2019-12-30 KODOSKY JEFFREY L Director Sell 2,000 $42.25 $84,500 No
2019-12-26 KODOSKY JEFFREY L Director Sell 2,000 $42.63 $85,260 No
2019-12-16 KODOSKY JEFFREY L Director Sell 2,000 $42.78 $85,560 No
2019-12-09 KODOSKY JEFFREY L Director Sell 2,000 $41.98 $83,960 No

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