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
Opendoor Technologies Inc. (OPEN)


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2021-12-02 Keffer Pueo Director Buy 137,533 $14.51 $1,995,343 No
2021-11-18 Wu Eric Chung-Wei CEO Sell 2,759,109 $21.46 $59,210,145 No
2021-11-17 Low Ah Kee Andrew President Sell 654,803 $21.67 $14,187,027 No
2021-10-18 Wu Eric Chung-Wei CEO Sell 1,394,626 $23.73 $33,095,368 No
2021-09-16 SVF Excalibur (Cayman) Ltd 10%-Owner Sell 32,200,000 $16.69 $537,418,000 No
2021-08-05 Wu Eric Chung-Wei CEO Sell 34,129 $14.51 $495,362 No
2021-07-16 Wu Eric Chung-Wei CEO Sell 186,265 $14.60 $2,718,612 No
2021-06-23 WHEELER CARRIE CFO Sell 119,175 $17.10 $2,037,892 Yes
2021-06-23 Morillo Daniel Chief Investment Officer Sell 253,246 $17.10 $4,330,507 Yes
2021-06-18 WHEELER CARRIE CFO Sell 8,576 $16.70 $143,198 No
2021-06-18 Stevens Elizabeth Ann Head of Legal Sell 59,471 $16.70 $993,017 No
2021-06-14 Keffer Pueo Director Buy 56,818 $17.37 $986,735 No
2021-06-10 Keffer Pueo Director Buy 59,347 $16.90 $1,002,810 No
2021-05-26 Keffer Pueo Director Buy 63,250 $15.85 $1,002,797 No
2021-05-20 WHEELER CARRIE CFO Sell 8,919 $14.93 $133,161 No
2021-05-20 Wu Eric Chung-Wei CEO Sell 625,687 $14.93 $9,341,507 No
2021-05-20 Stevens Elizabeth Ann Head of Legal Sell 129,388 $14.93 $1,931,763 No
2021-05-19 Keffer Pueo Director Buy 67,700 $14.75 $998,480 No

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Edesa Biotech, Inc. (EDSA) - President and CEO bought shares of EDSA in late May around $3, two weeks after their purchase, the stock jump to $9, very well timed buy.

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Planet Fitness, Inc (PLNT) - Our position in PLNT is also inspired by insider trading, if insiders are comfortable and confident buying around $50, it is an easy hold if you can pick it up at an even lower price. Our avg cost of the position is ~$40 and is now with 50% profit.