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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STEEL PARTNERS HOLDINGS L.P. (SPLP)
Sector: Industrials; Industry: Conglomerates

Steel Partners Holdings L.P., through its subsidiaries, engages in industrial products, energy, defense, supply chain management, logistics, direct marketing, banking, and youth sports businesses worldwide. It operates through Diversified Industrial, Energy, and Financial Services segments. The company fabricates precious metals and alloys into brazing alloys; manufactures and sells seamless stainless steel tubing coils; fasteners, adhesives, and fastening systems for the commercial low slope roofing industry, as well as specialty fasteners for the building products industry; and woven substrates of fiberglass, quartz, carbon, and aramid materials for specialty applications. In addition, the company provides meat-room blade products, repair services, and distributed products for the meat and deli departments of supermarkets, restaurants, and meat and fish processing plants, as well as for electrical saws and cutting equipment distributors; cutting blades for bakeries; and wood cutting blade products for the pallet manufacturing, pallet recycler, and portable saw mill industries. The company was founded in 1990 and is based in New York, New York.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2021-01-15 Walker Gordon A. Senior Vice President Buy 2,675 $20.83 $55,719 No
2021-01-14 Walker Gordon A. Senior Vice President Buy 77,268 $11.93 $921,889 No
2020-12-29 Karros Eric P. Director Buy 21,695 $9.17 $198,850 No
2020-12-29 HOWARD JACK L President Buy 79,600 $9.12 $725,928 No
2020-12-29 LICHTENSTEIN WARREN G Executive Chairman Buy 114,700 $9.10 $1,043,644 No
2020-06-11 LICHTENSTEIN WARREN G Executive Chairman Buy 82,149 $6.22 $510,967 No
2020-05-08 LICHTENSTEIN WARREN G Executive Chairman Buy 5,130 $4.98 $25,564 No
2020-05-05 LICHTENSTEIN WARREN G Executive Chairman Buy 4,511 $4.96 $22,357 No
2020-04-23 LICHTENSTEIN WARREN G Executive Chairman Buy 2,300 $5.00 $11,497 No
2020-04-22 LICHTENSTEIN WARREN G Executive Chairman Buy 5,106 $4.82 $24,602 No
2020-04-17 LICHTENSTEIN WARREN G Executive Chairman Buy 802 $4.97 $3,984 No
2020-04-08 Walker Gordon A. Senior Vice President Buy 8,140 $5.14 $41,876 No
2020-04-03 Walker Gordon A. Senior Vice President Buy 11,860 $5.06 $60,055 No
2020-03-27 LICHTENSTEIN WARREN G Executive Chairman Buy 11,384 $5.75 $65,447 No
2020-03-23 LICHTENSTEIN WARREN G Executive Chairman Buy 1,000 $5.76 $5,760 No
2020-03-19 LICHTENSTEIN WARREN G Executive Chairman Buy 4,400 $6.15 $27,080 No
2019-12-10 LICHTENSTEIN WARREN G Executive Chairman Buy 10 $12.00 $120 No
2019-12-03 LICHTENSTEIN WARREN G Executive Chairman Buy 14,125 $11.96 $168,929 No
2019-11-20 LICHTENSTEIN WARREN G Executive Chairman Buy 25,000 $11.65 $291,250 No
2019-11-20 Fejes William Theodore JR Chief Operating Officer Sell 25,000 $11.60 $290,000 No
2018-05-09 HOWARD JACK L President Sell 41,000 $19.90 $815,900 No
2018-04-26 HOWARD JACK L President Sell 23,719 $20.28 $480,990 No
2018-03-29 HOWARD JACK L President Sell 12,610 $20.38 $257,026 No
2015-12-01 McNiff John P Director Sell 4,471 $17.02 $76,104 No
2013-11-15 McNiff John P Director Sell 11,730 $15.35 $180,059 No
2013-11-18 BERGAMO ANTHONY Director Buy 2,000 $16.22 $32,440 No
2012-08-27 BERGAMO ANTHONY Director Buy 5,000 $11.00 $55,001 No

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