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
Walmart Inc. (WMT)
Sector: Consumer Defensive; Industry: Discount Stores

Walmart Inc. engages in the retail and wholesale operations in various formats worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Walmart U.S., Walmart International, and Sam's Club. The company offers grocery products, including meat, produce, natural and organics, deli and bakery, dairy, frozen foods, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, floral and dry grocery, as well as consumables, such as health and beauty aids, baby products, household chemicals, paper goods, and pet supplies; and health and wellness products. In addition, the company offers fuel and financial services and related products, including money orders, prepaid cards, wire and money transfers, check cashing, and bill payment.


Trade Date Insider Title Buy/Sell #Shares Price Value Option
2021-09-22 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 692,000 $143.06 $99,000,582 No
2021-09-17 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 679,000 $145.12 $98,535,762 No
2021-09-03 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 544,383 $149.04 $81,136,617 No
2021-08-27 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 814,821 $147.08 $119,843,949 No
2021-08-19 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 1,216,000 $150.26 $182,713,564 No
2021-06-29 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 9,508,240 $137.65 $1,308,813,659 No
2021-06-24 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 3,574,441 $136.88 $489,286,767 No
2021-06-21 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 2,906,093 $136.19 $395,775,848 No
2021-06-16 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 3,095,606 $139.27 $431,128,996 No
2021-06-11 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 3,066,599 $140.20 $429,935,152 No
2021-06-03 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 3,458,530 $141.45 $489,205,163 No
2021-05-28 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 1,659,652 $142.36 $236,271,579 No
2021-05-26 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 2,633,219 $142.17 $374,374,752 No
2021-05-21 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 2,653,252 $142.19 $377,257,755 No
2021-03-19 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 1,000,000 $131.92 $131,921,392 No
2021-02-26 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 1,000,000 $130.99 $130,989,418 No
2020-12-30 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 2,000,000 $144.27 $288,532,968 No
2020-12-23 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 2,030,000 $144.92 $294,192,207 No
2020-12-18 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 1,497,151 $145.93 $218,482,397 No
2020-12-16 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 821,796 $145.91 $119,910,181 No
2020-12-11 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 1,131,053 $147.57 $166,907,518 No
2020-12-03 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 422,487 $149.90 $63,331,028 No
2020-12-01 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 677,513 $152.47 $103,302,843 No
2020-11-25 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 260,000 $150.41 $39,107,122 No
2020-11-20 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 450,000 $150.95 $67,927,492 No
2020-09-29 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 752,085 $137.20 $103,182,830 No
2019-06-07 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 1,014,826 $105.33 $106,888,999 No
2019-05-23 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 841,920 $101.44 $85,407,227 No
2019-05-22 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 2,129,150 $101.67 $216,469,930 No
2019-05-20 WALTON ALICE L 10%-Owner Sell 2,447,587 $101.21 $247,710,429 No

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