Why insider trading matters?

If management teams do not own any relevant stakes in the companies they guide, they may not be focused on creating wealth for shareholders to the same degree, compared to those that see their personal wealth increase when share prices rise.

- Klaus Gugler, Economist
Square, Inc. (SQ)
Sector: Technology; Industry: Software—Infrastructure

Square, Inc. provides, together with its subsidiaries, payment and point-of-sale solutions in the United States and internationally. The company's commerce ecosystem includes point-of-sale software and hardware that offers sellers to payment and point-of-sale solutions. The company also offers various software products, including Square Point of Sale; Square Virtual Terminal; Square Appointments; Square for Retail; Square for Restaurants; Square Invoices, Square Online Store; Square Loyalty, Marketing, and Gift Cards; and Square Dashboard.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2021-07-13 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 200,000 $242.98 $48,595,130 Yes
2021-06-15 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 200,000 $227.98 $45,595,709 Yes
2021-05-18 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 200,000 $205.56 $41,111,883 Yes
2021-04-19 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 200,000 $246.17 $49,233,305 Yes
2021-03-16 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 200,000 $247.70 $49,539,664 Yes
2021-02-16 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 200,000 $277.45 $55,489,771 Yes
2021-01-19 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 200,000 $225.72 $45,144,255 Yes
2020-12-14 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 200,000 $217.36 $43,472,216 Yes
2020-11-17 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 200,000 $177.03 $35,405,324 Yes
2020-10-13 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 200,000 $189.80 $37,959,868 Yes
2020-09-15 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 200,000 $153.93 $30,786,196 Yes
2020-08-18 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 200,000 $149.79 $29,957,007 Yes
2018-12-12 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 400,000 $64.60 $25,838,313 Yes
2018-11-16 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 400,000 $71.38 $28,553,700 Yes
2018-10-24 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 400,000 $72.32 $28,929,051 Yes
2018-09-18 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 400,000 $88.04 $35,214,726 Yes
2018-08-10 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 400,000 $71.26 $28,504,030 Yes
2018-07-09 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 400,000 $65.71 $26,285,806 Yes
2018-06-11 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 400,000 $61.56 $24,624,000 Yes
2018-05-14 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 400,000 $55.13 $22,052,113 Yes
2018-04-16 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 400,000 $46.90 $18,760,630 Yes
2018-03-13 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 400,000 $52.13 $20,852,766 Yes
2018-02-20 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 400,000 $45.66 $18,262,430 Yes
2018-01-16 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 400,000 $39.79 $15,915,079 Yes
2017-12-11 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 400,000 $38.15 $15,260,000 Yes
2017-11-13 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 400,000 $39.15 $15,658,559 Yes
2017-10-17 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 400,000 $32.72 $13,088,140 Yes
2017-09-11 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 400,000 $27.22 $10,888,000 Yes
2017-08-15 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 400,000 $25.02 $10,008,000 Yes
2017-06-05 McKelvey James Morgan Jr. Director Sell 90,000 $23.36 $2,102,400 Yes

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Delta Airlines (DAL) - From an insider's perspective: airlines are the first ones to go under due to the pandemic. A lot of concerns were raised on possible bankruptcy especially amid by the dump from Buffett. However, insiders of Delta were bold enough to buy when Buffett was fear. And Delta is the only airline bought by insiders post-Buffett-dump.