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SEC Announces Insider Trading Charges Against IT Specialist

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently announced insider trading charges against a San Francisco-based IT specialist who allegedly hacked senior executives at online travel company Expedia and illegally ...
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Huge Trump Rally Doesn’t Slow Insider Buying: Skechers, Home Depot, Lawson Products, Amtrust Financial, Datawatch and More

While things have cooled off some now that we have hit December, one thing is for sure: the rally sparked by the surprise election of Donald Trump didn’t keep the ...
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Insider Selling Jumps as Markets Remain Near All-Time Highs: Las Vegas Sands, Invesco, EOG Resources, Cracker Barrel and More

One thing that is almost a certainty on Wall Street — and to be sure, those are few and far between — record highs in the markets will almost always ...
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Massive Energy and Health Care Trades Highlight Insider Buying: Abbott Labs, Baker Hughes, Datawatch, Impac Mortgage and More

The stock market typically does exactly the opposite of what you expect, and last week, following the election, was no different. Many Wall Street pundits feared a massive sell-off if ...
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Huge Bill Ackman Pershing Square Trade Highlights Insider Selling: Platform Specialty Products, Charles Schwab, F5 Networks, Goldman Sachs and More

In what was one of the wildest weeks of 2016, investors were out in full force buying stocks, and that was something that had insiders waiting to sell shares licking ...
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Massive Icahn Trades Highlight Huge Insider Buying: Hertz Global, Herbalife, CBRE, Seattle Genetics and More

All you can say is wow, and thank goodness it’s over. In a week in which the markets had their biggest weekly gain since October of 2014, the incredible election ...
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Gigantic Financial Trade Highlights Insider Selling: Charles Schwab, Huntsman, ServiceMaster, Bank of New York Mellon, Take-Two Interactive and More

What an incredible week, and almost regardless of who you voted for, the last thing most people expected was Donald Trump to be the winner. One thing that also was ...
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Massive Icahn Trade Highlights Insider Buying: Herbalife, CBRE, Colliers International, Freeport McMoRan, NuVasive and More

It has become pretty clear that the markets and most investors are more than ready to get the election over with. Volatility spiked sharply last week, and stocks continued a ...
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Gigantic Consumer Goods Trade Leads Insider Selling: Mondelez, Juniper Networks, Twitter, Franklin Resources, Harley-Davidson and More

Last week is certainly one that investors are ready to see in the rear-view mirror. A huge spike in volatility plus and an entire week of the S&P getting hammered ...
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Massive Energy Trade Highlights Insider Blue Chip Buying: Kinder Morgan, AT&T, Kimberly-Clark, IBM, Johnson & Johnson and More

With the busiest earnings week behind us, it appears some of the restriction windows at major U.S. corporations are starting to open up a little. While the volume was still ...
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Gigantic Bill Gates Trade Highlights Insider Selling: Microsoft, Facebook, McDonald’s, Salesforce, Delta Air and More

Regular readers know that we have discussed that the corporate windows for transactions are closed during earnings, but with the busiest week for third-quarter numbers behind us, they appear to ...
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Massive Technology Trades Highlight Inside Selling: Facebook, Google, ServiceNow, Salesforce, Workday and More

While much of the insider activity has been restrained this week, some big-time players in the technology world took advantage of open windows to sell and unloaded stocks at a ...
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Famous Investor Continues Large Insider Buying: Lands’ End, Cree, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Cheniere Energy and More

Third-quarter earnings are in full swing on Wall Street, and while many companies have shut insider trading windows for the near term, some are still wide open for executives and ...
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SEC Charges Board Member With Insider Trading During a Board Meeting

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently charged a Tennessee-based lawyer who served on the executive committee of the board of directors at Nashville-based Pinnacle Financial Partners (NASDAQ: PNFP) ...
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Insider Buying Slows as Earnings Season Heats Up: Lands’ End, Monsanto, AZZ and More

As we have mentioned recently, the volume in insider activity was bound to slow as we got to the third-quarter earnings. The earnings season officially kicked off this week, and the ...
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