Why insider trading matters?

When insiders buy shares on the open market, this can thus be regarded as a strong endorsement by those that know the company the best -- they are literally betting their own money on the company's future. Insider selling, however, is not necessarily meaningful in any way, as there is a range of reasons for insiders to liquidate (some) of the shares they own.

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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
2021-09-17 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 679,000 $145.12 $98,535,762 No
2021-09-09 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 2,000,962 $147.11 $294,353,264 No
2021-08-25 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 1,473,179 $149.35 $220,015,137 No
2021-06-29 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 9,508,240 $137.65 $1,308,813,659 No
2021-06-24 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 3,574,441 $136.88 $489,286,767 No
2021-06-21 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 2,906,093 $136.19 $395,775,848 No
2021-06-16 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 3,095,606 $139.27 $431,128,996 No
2021-06-11 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 3,066,599 $140.20 $429,935,152 No
2021-06-08 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 1,228,368 $141.02 $173,225,134 No
2021-06-03 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 3,458,530 $141.45 $489,205,163 No
2021-05-28 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 1,659,652 $142.36 $236,271,579 No
2021-05-21 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 2,653,252 $142.19 $377,257,755 No
2021-03-19 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 1,000,000 $131.92 $131,921,392 No
2021-02-26 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 1,000,000 $130.99 $130,989,418 No
2020-12-30 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 2,000,000 $144.27 $288,532,968 No
2020-12-23 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 2,030,000 $144.92 $294,192,207 No
2020-12-18 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 1,497,151 $145.93 $218,482,397 No
2020-12-16 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 821,796 $145.91 $119,910,181 No
2020-12-11 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 1,131,053 $147.57 $166,907,518 No
2020-12-03 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 422,487 $149.90 $63,331,028 No
2020-12-01 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 677,513 $152.47 $103,302,843 No
2020-11-25 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 260,000 $150.41 $39,107,122 No
2020-11-20 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 450,000 $150.95 $67,927,492 No
2020-09-29 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 752,085 $137.20 $103,182,830 No
2019-06-07 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 1,014,826 $105.33 $106,888,999 No
2019-05-23 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 841,920 $101.44 $85,407,227 No
2019-05-22 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 2,129,150 $101.67 $216,469,930 No
2019-05-20 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 2,447,587 $101.21 $247,710,429 No
2019-03-28 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 792,038 $97.06 $76,872,868 No
2019-03-27 WALTON S ROBSON 10%-Owner, Director Sell 2,751,360 $97.93 $269,436,492 No

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