Why insider trading matters?

When insiders buy shares on the open market, this can thus be regarded as a strong endorsement by those that know the company the best -- they are literally betting their own money on the company's future. Insider selling, however, is not necessarily meaningful in any way, as there is a range of reasons for insiders to liquidate (some) of the shares they own.

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Radius Health, Inc. (RDUS)
Sector: Healthcare; Industry: Drug Manufacturers—Specialty & Generic

Radius Health, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, develops and commercializes endocrine therapeutics in the areas of osteoporosis and oncology. The company has collaborations and license agreements with 3M Company; Ipsen Pharma SAS; Eisai Co. Ltd.; Duke University; and Teijin Limited.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2020-02-26 Morris Charles Q Chief Medical Officer Sell 1,256 $17.93 $22,524 No

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