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
Venator Materials PLC (VNTR)
Sector: Basic Materials; Industry: Specialty Chemicals

Venator Materials PLC manufactures and markets chemical products worldwide. The Titanium Dioxide segment offers titanium dioxide (TiO2), such as rutile, anatase, and nano TiO2 products for use in coatings, plastics, paper, printing inks, fibers, and food and personal care products. Venator Materials PLC was founded in 2017 and is headquartered in Stockton-On-Tees, the United Kingdom.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2020-05-12 Anderson Douglas Delano Director Buy 20,000 $1.30 $26,000 No
2019-08-15 Anderson Douglas Delano Director Buy 5,300 $2.01 $10,650 No

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