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
RENN Fund, Inc. (RCG)
Sector: Financial Services; Industry: Asset Management

RENN Fund, Inc. is a closed ended equity mutual fund launched by RENN Capital Group, Inc. The fund is co-managed by Horizon Kinetics Asset Management LLC. The fund seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors. It seeks to invest in stocks of small-cap and mid-cap companies. The fund employs a fundamental analysis with a bottom-up stock picking approach to create its portfolio.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2022-02-08 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 682 $2.42 $1,651 No
2022-02-07 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 73,242 $1.98 $145,302 No
2022-02-04 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.22 $1,495 No
2022-02-02 DOYLE PETER Co-Portfolio Manager Buy 3,334 $1.98 $6,601 No
2022-02-01 Chain Herbert M Director Buy 170 $1.98 $337 No
2022-02-02 Bregman Steven Co-Portfolio Manager Buy 1,234 $1.98 $2,443 No
2022-02-02 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 1,527 $2.07 $3,166 No
2022-02-02 Sites Eric Director Buy 667 $1.98 $1,321 No
2022-02-02 Kesslen Jay H Vice-President and CCO Buy 4,500 $1.98 $8,910 No
2022-02-01 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.16 $1,455 No
2022-01-31 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.12 $1,432 No
2022-01-28 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.15 $1,450 No
2022-01-27 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.26 $1,524 No
2022-01-26 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.27 $1,531 No
2022-01-25 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.15 $1,452 No
2022-01-24 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.12 $1,428 No
2022-01-20 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.29 $1,546 No
2022-01-19 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.27 $1,529 No
2022-01-18 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.46 $1,660 No
2022-01-14 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.48 $1,674 No
2022-01-13 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.53 $1,704 No
2022-01-12 STAHL MURRAY President & CEO Buy 675 $2.53 $1,704 No
2022-01-03 Kesslen Jay H Vice-President and CCO Buy 110 $2.76 $305 No
2021-01-11 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.53 $1,706 No
2022-01-07 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.53 $1,704 No
2022-01-06 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.55 $1,721 No
2022-01-05 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.63 $1,775 No
2022-01-04 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.64 $1,779 No
2022-01-03 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.63 $1,775 No
2021-12-31 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 1,350 $2.67 $3,610 No

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