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
Sector: Financial Services; Industry: Banks—Regional

South State Corporation operates as the bank holding company for South State Bank that provides a range of retail and commercial banking services, mortgage lending services, trust and wealth management services, and consumer finance loans. It serves customers through 168 financial centers in 29 South Carolina counties, 8 North Carolina counties, 17 Georgia counties, and 4 Virginia counties.

Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2009-02-19 HORGER ROBERT R Director Buy 1,000 $20.76 $20,760 No
2009-02-19 FOGLE M OSWALD Director Buy 1,000 $20.98 $20,977 No
2009-02-17 ROQUEMORE JAMES W Director Buy 12,800 $22.65 $289,958 No
2009-02-17 FRIERSON DWIGHT W Director Buy 1,000 $23.23 $23,230 No
2009-02-13 Phillips Alton Clarence Director Buy 1,000 $23.60 $23,600 No

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