Why insider trading matters?

If management teams do not own any relevant stakes in the companies they guide, they may not be focused on creating wealth for shareholders to the same degree, compared to those that see their personal wealth increase when share prices rise.

- Klaus Gugler, Economist
PENN NATIONAL GAMING INC (PENN)
Sector: Consumer Cyclical; Industry: Resorts & Casinos

Penn National Gaming, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, owns and manages gaming and racing properties, and operates video gaming terminals with a focus on slot machine entertainment. The company operates through four segments: Northeast, South, West, and Midwest. As of March 16, 2020, the company owned, managed, or had ownership interests in 41 gaming and racing properties in 19 jurisdictions. The company was formerly known as PNRC Corp. and changed its name to Penn National Gaming, Inc. in 1994.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2019-08-14 HANDLER DAVID A Director Buy 10,000 $17.00 $170,000 No
2019-08-08 SCACCETTI JANE Director Buy 2,500 $17.73 $44,325 No
2019-08-07 HANDLER DAVID A Director Buy 30,000 $17.68 $530,400 No
2019-05-13 Fair William J EVP and CFO Buy 11,000 $19.54 $214,940 No
2019-05-13 Snowden Jay A President and COO Buy 10,875 $19.51 $212,171 No
2018-12-10 NAPLES RONALD J Director Buy 1,000 $22.72 $22,720 No
2018-12-04 NAPLES RONALD J Director Buy 500 $22.13 $11,065 No
2018-11-30 NAPLES RONALD J Director Buy 500 $22.21 $11,105 No
2018-11-16 SCACCETTI JANE Director Buy 1,000 $21.38 $21,380 No
2018-08-24 Reibstein Saul Director Sell 6,694 $35.00 $234,290 Yes
2018-08-15 WILMOTT TIMOTHY J Chief Executive Officer Buy 100,000 $30.85 $3,085,000 No
2018-07-31 SCACCETTI JANE Director Buy 750 $31.39 $23,542 No
2018-07-16 WILMOTT TIMOTHY J Chief Executive Officer Sell 5,987 $36.35 $217,627 Yes
2018-07-13 WILMOTT TIMOTHY J Chief Executive Officer Sell 94,013 $36.43 $3,425,174 Yes
2018-07-09 WILMOTT TIMOTHY J Chief Executive Officer Sell 67,804 $35.08 $2,378,541 Yes
2018-06-22 WILMOTT TIMOTHY J Chief Executive Officer Sell 32,196 $35.04 $1,128,036 Yes
2018-06-04 SCACCETTI JANE Director Buy 700 $33.99 $23,793 No
2018-06-01 CARLINO PETER M Director Sell 84,123 $33.84 $2,846,722 Yes
2018-05-31 Sottosanti Carl EVP, Gen Counsel & Secretary Sell 16,653 $34.09 $567,701 Yes
2018-04-30 WILMOTT TIMOTHY J Chief Executive Officer Sell 102,528 $30.41 $3,117,876 Yes
2018-04-27 WILMOTT TIMOTHY J Chief Executive Officer Sell 84,084 $30.30 $2,548,072 Yes
2018-03-02 Snowden Jay A President and COO Buy 10,560 $25.98 $274,349 No
2018-02-12 SCACCETTI JANE Director Buy 2,500 $27.51 $68,775 Yes
2017-10-19 Snowden Jay A President and COO Sell 110,000 $25.07 $2,757,722 Yes
2017-10-18 WILMOTT TIMOTHY J Chief Executive Officer Sell 13,903 $24.05 $334,358 Yes
2017-10-13 WILMOTT TIMOTHY J Chief Executive Officer Sell 1,661 $24.01 $39,873 Yes
2017-10-06 WILMOTT TIMOTHY J Chief Executive Officer Sell 84,436 $24.12 $2,036,884 Yes
2017-09-28 WILMOTT TIMOTHY J Chief Executive Officer Sell 94,200 $23.16 $2,182,125 Yes
2017-09-20 WILMOTT TIMOTHY J Chief Executive Officer Sell 400 $23.00 $9,200 Yes
2017-09-19 WILMOTT TIMOTHY J Chief Executive Officer Sell 5,400 $23.02 $124,303 Yes

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