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
2021-02-10 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.20 $1,482 No
2021-02-09 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.16 $1,455 No
2021-02-08 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.10 $1,414 No
2021-02-05 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.02 $1,364 No
2021-02-04 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $1.96 $1,320 No
2021-02-03 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $1.92 $1,293 No
2021-02-02 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $1.93 $1,303 No
2021-02-01 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $1.86 $1,256 No
2021-01-29 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $1.92 $1,296 No
2021-01-28 STAHL MURRAY President & CEO Buy 675 $1.92 $1,296 No
2021-01-27 STAHL MURRAY President & CEO Buy 675 $2.02 $1,366 No
2021-01-26 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.08 $1,404 No
2021-01-25 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.12 $1,431 No
2021-01-22 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $2.03 $1,367 No
2021-01-21 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $1.89 $1,276 No
2021-01-20 STAHL MURRAY President & CEO Buy 675 $1.91 $1,289 No
2021-01-19 Brennan Alice C Director Buy 500 $1.92 $960 No
2021-01-19 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $1.94 $1,310 No
2021-01-15 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $1.88 $1,269 No
2021-01-14 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $1.89 $1,272 No
2021-01-13 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $1.80 $1,212 No
2021-01-12 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $1.86 $1,256 No
2021-01-11 STAHL MURRAY President & CEO Buy 675 $1.74 $1,174 No
2021-01-08 STAHL MURRAY President & CEO Buy 675 $1.97 $1,330 No
2021-01-07 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $1.84 $1,239 No
2021-01-06 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $1.77 $1,196 No
2021-01-05 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $1.75 $1,181 No
2021-01-04 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $1.68 $1,131 No
2020-12-31 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 675 $1.69 $1,137 No
2020-12-30 STAHL MURRAY President and CEO Buy 703 $1.64 $1,153 No

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