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
NIKE, Inc. (NKE)
Sector: Consumer Cyclical; Industry: Footwear & Accessories

NIKE, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, markets, and sells athletic footwear, apparel, equipment, and accessories worldwide. The company offers NIKE brand products in six categories, including running, NIKE basketball, the Jordan brand, football, training, and sportswear. It also markets products designed for kids, as well as for other athletic and recreational uses, such as American football, baseball, cricket, golf, lacrosse, skateboarding, tennis, volleyball, walking, wrestling, and other outdoor activities; and apparel with licensed college and professional team and league logos, as well as sells sports apparel. The company was formerly known as Blue Ribbon Sports, Inc. and changed its name to NIKE, Inc. in 1971.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2021-07-08 PARKER MARK G EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN Sell 140,000 $160.16 $22,422,400 Yes
2021-07-02 Krane Hilary K EVP, CAO & General Counsel Sell 16,000 $159.00 $2,544,000 Yes
2021-06-25 O'NEILL HEIDI PRES: CONSUMER AND MKTPLC Sell 25,000 $152.00 $3,800,000 Yes
2021-06-25 Krane Hilary K EVP, CAO & General Counsel Sell 21,500 $153.16 $3,293,000 Yes
2021-06-25 Matheson Monique S. EVP: HR Sell 10,000 $152.00 $1,520,000 Yes
2021-06-15 Friend Matthew EVP: CFO Sell 7,016 $131.54 $922,885 No
2021-06-03 Campion Andrew CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER Sell 14,307 $133.20 $1,905,692 No
2021-06-03 Friend Matthew EVP: CFO Sell 9,032 $133.20 $1,203,062 No
2021-04-20 Henry Peter B. Director Sell 3,388 $127.03 $430,361 No
2021-03-26 PARKER MARK G EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN Sell 114,094 $130.67 $14,908,663 Yes
2021-02-10 Krane Hilary K EVP, CAO & General Counsel Sell 18,500 $141.61 $2,619,785 Yes
2021-01-07 Abston Chris L VP: CORP CONTROLLER Sell 30,000 $145.00 $4,350,000 Yes
2020-12-30 Abston Chris L VP: CORP CONTROLLER Sell 20,000 $142.16 $2,843,200 Yes
2020-12-30 PARKER MARK G EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN Sell 130,000 $141.27 $18,365,505 Yes
2020-12-28 Matheson Monique S. EVP: HR Sell 28,500 $142.54 $4,062,390 Yes
2020-12-22 Krane Hilary K EVP, CAO & General Counsel Sell 41,500 $142.84 $5,928,010 Yes
2020-12-08 O'NEILL HEIDI PRES: CONSUMER AND MKTPLC Sell 22,500 $140.00 $3,150,000 Yes
2020-12-08 Campion Andrew CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER Sell 120,000 $140.00 $16,800,000 Yes
2020-11-30 COOK TIMOTHY D Director Sell 52,000 $133.91 $6,963,320 Yes
2020-10-28 Krane Hilary K EVP, CAO & General Counsel Sell 5,670 $123.30 $699,111 No
2020-10-14 Krane Hilary K EVP, CAO & General Counsel Sell 11,000 $129.53 $1,424,830 Yes
2020-10-07 PARKER MARK G EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN Sell 75,000 $129.90 $9,742,500 Yes
2020-10-06 O'NEILL HEIDI PRES: CONSUMER AND MKTPLC Sell 30,000 $130.00 $3,900,000 Yes
2020-10-05 PARKER MARK G EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN Sell 75,000 $128.38 $9,628,500 Yes
2020-10-02 KNIGHT PHILIP H Chairman Emeritus Sell 800,000 $125.31 $100,248,000 No
2020-10-02 PARKER MARK G EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN Sell 75,000 $126.51 $9,488,250 Yes
2020-09-28 Campion Andrew CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER Sell 80,000 $125.58 $10,046,400 Yes
2020-09-28 PARKER MARK G EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN Sell 95,000 $125.17 $11,891,150 Yes
2020-09-25 Comstock Elizabeth J Director Sell 28,000 $122.55 $3,431,400 Yes
2020-09-24 PARKER MARK G EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN Sell 95,906 $127.06 $12,185,816 Yes

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Enphase Energy, Inc (ENPH) - ENPH was $10+ in 15Q1 then dropped to $2 and eventually went under $1. From 15Q4 to 17Q4 it built a 2-year-long base then BOOM! Stock went as high as $70 and likely will make a new high. Catch one or two moves like this you can retire early. One hint before the big move was that CEO and CFO were constantly accumulating, this kind of information is priceless.

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