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
Palantir Technologies Inc. (PLTR)


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2021-02-18 THIEL PETER 10%-Owner, Director Sell 20,003,915 $25.23 $504,783,221 Yes
2020-10-02 THIEL PETER 10%-Owner, Director Sell 4,370,010 $9.75 $42,627,743 Yes
2020-10-02 THIEL PETER 10%-Owner, Director Sell 23,014,672 $10.25 $235,840,044 No

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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.

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Ovintiv Inc (OVV) - Insiders of OVV have been HEAVILY accumulating shares in March with a sub-$3 cost. And the stock is now $11. An awesome 400% gain can't be missed if you found it was heavily accumulated earlier.