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
Workday, Inc. (WDAY)
Sector: Technology; Industry: Software—Application

Workday, Inc. provides enterprise cloud applications worldwide. Its applications help its customers to manage critical business functions and optimize their financial and human capital resources. It also provides Workday Human Capital Management (HCM) application, which includes human resources management, such as workforce lifecycle and organization management, compensation, absence, and employee benefits administration; and global talent management comprising goal and performance management, succession planning, and career and development planning, as well as Skills cloud, a machine-learning-powered universal skills language to help source, utilize, develop, and retain talent. It serves technology, financial services, business and professional services, healthcare and life sciences, manufacturing, retail and hospitality, education, and government and non-profit industries. The company was formerly known as North Tahoe Power Tools, Inc. and changed its name to Workday, Inc. in July 2005.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2022-01-18 BHUSRI ANEEL Co-CEO Sell 3,578 $247.95 $887,148 No
2022-01-18 Robinson Douglas A. Co-President Sell 1,290 $247.94 $319,845 No
2022-01-18 Fernandez Gomez Luciano Co-CEO Sell 5,839 $247.94 $1,447,744 No
2022-01-19 Sisco Robynne Co-President & CFO Sell 11,831 $249.96 $2,957,293 No
2022-01-19 Sauer Richard Harry Chief Legal Officer & Secty Sell 3,409 $249.58 $850,802 No
2022-01-04 DUFFIELD DAVID A 10%-Owner, Director Sell 300,988 $249.21 $75,009,641 Yes
2021-12-15 Robinson Douglas A. Co-President Sell 109 $271.75 $29,621 No
2021-12-15 DUFFIELD DAVID A 10%-Owner, Director Sell 108,900 $274.11 $29,850,694 No
2021-12-15 Fernandez Gomez Luciano Co-CEO Sell 2,030 $271.75 $551,653 No
2021-12-06 Fernandez Gomez Luciano Co-CEO Sell 4,353 $266.97 $1,162,119 No
2021-12-02 Fernandez Gomez Luciano Co-CEO Sell 11,303 $266.46 $3,011,784 No
2021-12-01 Sisco Robynne Co-President & CFO Sell 39 $271.54 $10,590 No
2021-11-22 MCNAMARA MICHAEL M Director Sell 15,000 $284.96 $4,274,431 Yes
2021-11-22 Sauer Richard Harry Chief Legal Officer & Secty Sell 590 $285.51 $168,451 No
2021-10-15 BHUSRI ANEEL Co-CEO Sell 4,095 $270.09 $1,106,014 No
2021-10-15 Fernandez Gomez Luciano Co-CEO Sell 5,764 $270.09 $1,556,793 No
2021-10-18 Sisco Robynne President & CFO Sell 11,830 $270.59 $3,201,025 No
2021-10-18 Sauer Richard Harry Chief Legal Officer & Secty Sell 3,089 $269.57 $832,705 No
2021-10-01 DUFFIELD DAVID A 10%-Owner, Director Sell 298,688 $251.13 $75,009,576 Yes
2021-09-15 DUFFIELD DAVID A 10%-Owner, Director Sell 108,900 $269.37 $29,334,827 No
2021-09-15 Fernandez Gomez Luciano Co-CEO Sell 9,464 $269.12 $2,546,989 No
2021-09-01 DUFFIELD DAVID A 10%-Owner, Director Sell 274,565 $273.19 $75,008,812 Yes
2021-07-16 Sisco Robynne President & CFO Sell 11,831 $228.42 $2,702,404 No
2021-07-15 BHUSRI ANEEL Co-CEO Sell 4,108 $228.37 $938,162 No
2021-07-01 DUFFIELD DAVID A 10%-Owner, Director Sell 318,822 $235.27 $75,010,175 Yes
2021-06-15 DUFFIELD DAVID A 10%-Owner, Director Sell 108,900 $231.29 $25,187,129 No
2021-06-15 Fernandez Gomez Luciano Co-CEO Sell 1,345 $231.11 $310,840 No
2017-09-12 STILL GEORGE J JR Director Sell 10,000 $106.68 $1,066,845 No
2021-06-02 Fernandez Gomez Luciano Co-CEO Sell 4,305 $226.43 $974,764 No
2021-06-01 Sisco Robynne President & CFO Sell 72 $229.23 $16,505 No

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Planet Fitness, Inc (PLNT) - Our position in PLNT is also inspired by insider trading, if insiders are comfortable and confident buying around $50, it is an easy hold if you can pick it up at an even lower price. Our avg cost of the position is ~$40 and is now with 50% profit.