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
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 Hughes Owen Director Sell 2,750 $17.95 $49,362 No
2019-04-16 Hughes Owen Director Sell 2,400 $22.22 $53,328 No

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SERVICE CORP INTERNATIONAL (SCI) - WALTRIP W BLAIR, Director of $SCI made a buy at 34.65, was he convinced the bottom of the box is a strong support? Well, seems he is not wrong.

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Upwork Inc (UPWK) - GRETSCH GREGORY C. Director of Upwork, made a bulk buy of 500K shares right before the big gap up, which is also the largest buy of the past 12 months.