Insider Activity

Insiders and Wall Street Heavyweights Jumping on 4 Battered Large Caps

Wall Street and investors can certainly be fickle friends when it comes to companies and where their money goes. Huge blue chip leaders can often turn into disasters when the ...
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Can Flannery Buy More Faith in GE?

After cutting its dividend on Monday, General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) has run the gauntlet this week. The company even saw its market cap fall below the likes of Toyota ...
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Insider Trading Charges Brought Against Former Amazon.com Employee

There is legal insider trading, where corporate insiders have windows of time buy or sell shares in their companies. And then there is illegal insider trading, whereby privileged information is ...
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Large Insider Buying at Alexion Raises Investors’ Eyebrows

Most of the large biotech outfits in America have gone into a limbo mode. Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ALXN) fits that bill despite having a $26.5 billion market cap. Is ...
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Huge Insider Buying Continues as Hedge Funds Remain Active: AIG, Apollo Global, Tempur Sealy, Radius Health and More

Another solid week for investors, and one in which insider buying dominated the selling. Once again, this remains incredibly positive for stock investors after an eight-year bull market. While clearly ...
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Massive Hedge Fund Trades Highlight Insider Buying: GE, Pentair, Tempur Sealy, Apollo Global and More

In a week that saw that saw the largest sell-off of the year and had some people thinking a true correction was ready to start, top hedge funds and executives ...
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Insider Buying Soars as Q1 Earnings Wind Up: Tempur Sealy, Apollo Global, Revlon, Kite Pharma and More

We said it for most of April, but this past week really proved the point. Windows for corporate executives to sell and buy shares close during earnings reporting season, and ...
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Huge Hedge Fund, Biotech and Technology Trades Highlight Insider Buying: Apollo Global, Biogen, Twitter, DDR and More

It’s always a sure bet that when the earnings start to slow to a trickle, the insider activity picks up as windows for top executives and 10% owners open up ...
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How Warren Buffett’s IBM Sale Hurts the Dow and Hurts Ginni Rometty

When Warren Buffett talks, people listen. Buffett confessed on Friday morning, ahead of the Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) annual meeting, that he and his team had unloaded part of ...
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Huge Transport Trade Highlights Insider Buying: CSX, GE, Mattel, IFF and More

With first-quarter earnings winding down, but still in the process, the windows for insiders remain closed for the most part, so we had another week of lower volumes. However, with ...
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Massive Institutional Purchases Highlight Insider Buying: Wells Fargo, Apollo Global, Pulse Biosciences, IFF and More

In another up and down week, the markets seesawed as some positive earnings reports were buffeted by some geopolitical issues. With interest rates being pushed down by investors looking for ...
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SEC Issues Asset Freeze Against Insider Traders

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently announced an emergency court order to freeze assets tied to two brokerage accounts used last week to reap over $1 million. The ...
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Massive Consumer Staple Trade Highlights Insider Buying: Campbell Soup, Apollo Global, G-III Apparel and More

Another wild week concluded with volatility jumping as investors considered President Trump's actions against Syria. Insider trading also did exactly what we expected, as the earnings reports for the first ...
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Big Tech and Biotech Trades Highlight Insider Selling: Gap, Adobe, Celgene, Splunk and More

The going is getting tougher for stocks as earnings reports for the first quarter are starting to roll out. Toss in the geopolitical situation getting more dramatic with the United ...
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Insider Buying Steady as Q1 Closes: Sears, Ford, Continental Resources, Fifth Street Finance and More

Investors surely got their money's worth of action so far in 2017, as we said goodbye to the first quarter on Friday. A wild election culminated with Donald Trump becoming ...
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