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
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
2008-10-14 Barry John F CEO Buy 40,000 $13.00 $519,996 No
2008-10-15 Anderson Graham Director Buy 1,000 $11.80 $11,800 No
2008-10-14 Barry John F CEO Buy 10,000 $12.97 $129,744 No
2008-10-14 Barry John F CEO Buy 10,000 $13.00 $129,953 No
2008-10-14 Barry John F CEO Buy 10,000 $12.66 $126,572 No
2008-10-14 Barry John F CEO Buy 5,000 $12.32 $61,614 No
2008-10-13 Barry John F CEO Buy 20,000 $11.27 $225,492 No
2008-10-13 Barry John F CEO Buy 10,000 $11.55 $115,478 No
2008-10-13 Barry John F CEO Buy 20,000 $11.25 $225,076 No
2008-10-13 Barry John F CEO Buy 9,425 $11.49 $108,265 No
2008-10-10 Barry John F CEO Buy 10,000 $8.16 $81,608 No
2008-10-10 Barry John F CEO Buy 13,254 $8.09 $107,265 No
2008-10-10 Barry John F CEO Buy 20,000 $8.04 $160,808 No
2008-09-23 Barry John F CEO Buy 2,500 $12.50 $31,250 No
2008-09-24 Barry John F CEO Buy 10,000 $12.63 $126,287 No
2008-09-19 Liebolt Lee Director Buy 100 $14.59 $1,459 No
2008-09-18 Barry John F CEO Buy 5,123 $12.14 $62,203 No
2008-09-17 Barry John F CEO Buy 70,000 $12.03 $841,995 No
2008-09-16 Barry John F CEO Buy 5,000 $12.25 $61,250 No
2008-09-16 Barry John F CEO Buy 5,000 $12.15 $60,752 No
2008-09-16 Barry John F CEO Buy 7,011 $12.37 $86,725 No
2008-09-16 Gremp William Director Buy 100 $12.28 $1,228 No
2008-09-15 Barry John F CEO Buy 10,000 $12.75 $127,494 No
2008-09-15 Barry Matthew C. Family insider Buy 243 $12.79 $3,108 No

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