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
Upwork Inc. (UPWK)
Sector: Industrials; Industry: Staffing & Employment Services

Upwork Inc. operates an online talent marketplace that enables businesses (clients) to find and work with various independent professionals and agencies (freelancers) in the United States, India, the Philippines, and internationally. The company's platform provides access to talent with approximately 8,000 skills across approximately 70 categories, including content marketing, customer service, data science and analytics, graphic design, mobile development, sales, and web development. Its platform also enables clients to streamline workflows, such as talent sourcing, outreach, and contracting. Upwork Inc. was incorporated in 2013 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2021-10-19 Brown Hayden President & CEO Sell 1,379 $57.44 $79,214 Yes
2021-09-20 Brown Hayden President & CEO Sell 32,043 $47.56 $1,524,034 Yes
2021-09-03 Srinivasan Leela Director Sell 7,200 $45.28 $325,990 No
2021-08-18 McCombs Jeff Chief Financial Officer Sell 526 $40.77 $21,446 Yes
2021-07-19 Brown Hayden President & CEO Sell 1,281 $50.17 $64,266 Yes
2021-06-23 Brown Hayden President & CEO Sell 75,917 $55.03 $4,177,591 Yes
2021-06-22 Brown Hayden President & CEO Sell 34,607 $48.74 $1,686,871 Yes
2021-06-03 NELSON ELIZABETH A Director Sell 27,952 $47.73 $1,334,216 Yes
2021-05-18 McCombs Jeff Chief Financial Officer Sell 525 $40.32 $21,168 Yes
2021-05-18 Gilpin Eric Senior VP, Sales Sell 3,315 $40.27 $133,507 Yes
2021-05-18 Brown Hayden President & CEO Sell 1,310 $40.29 $52,780 Yes
2021-05-13 Steele Gary Director Sell 7,500 $37.95 $284,627 No
2021-05-13 Brown Hayden President & CEO Sell 20,000 $38.14 $762,783 Yes
2021-03-18 Brown Hayden President & CEO Sell 31,797 $45.13 $1,435,094 Yes
2021-03-04 Brown Hayden President & CEO Sell 260,000 $44.50 $11,569,021 Yes
2021-02-19 Gilpin Eric Senior VP, Sales Sell 3,389 $53.78 $182,265 Yes
2021-01-20 Brown Hayden President & CEO Sell 1,067 $40.27 $42,969 Yes
2020-12-18 Brown Hayden President & CEO Sell 29,592 $39.81 $1,178,097 Yes
2020-11-23 NELSON ELIZABETH A Director Sell 41,674 $35.15 $1,464,929 Yes
2020-11-20 Gilpin Eric Senior VP, Sales Sell 6,735 $34.92 $235,164 Yes
2020-11-10 Gilpin Eric Senior VP, Sales Sell 100,000 $28.36 $2,836,172 Yes
2020-10-19 Brown Hayden President & CEO Sell 1,314 $20.65 $27,134 Yes
2020-09-18 Brown Hayden President & CEO Sell 30,558 $15.17 $463,510 Yes
2020-08-20 Gilpin Eric Senior VP, Sales Sell 6,735 $15.02 $101,165 Yes
2020-08-11 GRETSCH GREGORY C. Director Buy 547,844 $14.71 $8,059,232 No
2020-08-06 Gilpin Eric Senior VP, Sales Sell 3,455 $14.08 $48,658 No
2020-08-07 Srinivasan Leela Director Sell 5,975 $14.49 $86,566 No
2020-07-20 Brown Hayden President & CEO Sell 1,287 $14.67 $18,883 Yes
2020-06-18 Brown Hayden President & CEO Sell 23,858 $11.92 $284,294 Yes
2020-05-19 Gilpin Eric Senior VP, Sales Sell 3,279 $12.60 $41,329 Yes

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