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
PROSPECT CAPITAL CORP (PSEC)
Sector: Financial Services; Industry: Banks—Regional

Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. operates as bank holding company for the Prosperity Bank that provides retail and commercial banking services to businesses and consumers. It accepts various deposit products, such as demand, savings, money market, time accounts; and certificates of deposit. In addition, it provides Internet banking and other cash management, mobile banking, trust and wealth management, retail brokerage, mortgage banking, and automated telephone banking services, as well as debit and credit cards. Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. was founded in 1983 and is based in Houston, Texas.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2020-08-28 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 2,500 $5.10 $12,750 No
2019-12-10 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 1,000 $6.52 $6,520 No
2018-12-24 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 2,500 $5.75 $14,375 No
2018-12-07 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 1,000 $6.72 $6,720 No
2018-03-19 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 1,000 $6.50 $6,500 No
2017-08-30 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 1,000 $6.75 $6,750 No
2017-05-11 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 2,000 $8.15 $16,300 No
2017-03-09 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 1,000 $8.95 $8,950 No
2016-11-10 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 1,000 $7.65 $7,650 No
2016-09-01 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 2,000 $8.40 $16,800 No
2016-05-12 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 1,000 $7.45 $7,450 No
2015-11-11 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 1,000 $7.30 $7,300 No
2015-09-01 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 1,000 $7.47 $7,470 No
2015-05-08 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 2,000 $8.00 $16,000 No
2015-02-11 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 1,000 $8.50 $8,500 No
2014-12-12 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 4,000 $8.20 $32,800 No
2014-11-10 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 1,512 $9.40 $14,213 No
2014-08-28 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 4,000 $10.32 $41,280 No
2014-06-12 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 1,000 $10.27 $10,270 No
2014-02-06 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 1,000 $11.10 $11,100 No
2013-08-23 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 500 $11.25 $5,625 No
2013-05-08 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 500 $10.88 $5,440 No
2012-11-14 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 500 $10.00 $5,000 No
2012-05-15 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 500 $10.85 $5,425 No
2011-11-16 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 500 $9.45 $4,725 No
2011-08-31 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 2,000 $8.75 $17,500 No
2011-05-12 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 1,000 $11.89 $11,890 No
2010-09-01 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 1,000 $9.23 $9,230 No
2010-05-12 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 500 $11.00 $5,500 No
2010-02-12 Stark Eugene S Director Buy 500 $10.50 $5,250 No

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