Daily Round Up 9/2/16: HLF, FSTR, MSBF, JGV

by: InsiderInsights


Tables of the top insider purchases and sales filed with the SEC on 9/2/16, based on dollar value.

Dollar values often do not equate with significance when it comes to insider trades.

Proprietary Insider Company Ratings are relayed to clarify significance.

Dollar value is only one metric to assess the significance of an insider transaction, but when high dollar value intersects with significance, it spotlights a stock investors should take the time to consider. InsiderInsights Daily Round Up articles are intended as initial research tools, so investors can separate real insider investment intelligence from time-wasting noise.

Click the Company Name links in the tables below to analyze a company's or insider's full insider history.

Educational note from InsiderInsights:
Insider filing volumes are increasing, and will stay high through mid-September. That means the all-too-common insignificant high-dollar trades push all the significant lower-dollar transactions off our Round Up tables.

On Today's Tables:

Insider trades were rated Significant at:

  • MSB Financial (NASDAQ:MSBF);
  • Nuveen Global Equity Income Fund (NYSE:JGV), and;
  • L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR).

Insider trades were rated Nearly Significant at:

  • Matador Resources (NYSE:MTDR);
  • Parker Drilling (NYSE:PKD);
  • Herbalife (NYSE:HLF);
  • Greystone Logistics (OTCQB:GLGI), and;
  • Asure Software (NASDAQ:ASUR).

Insider trades were considered Insignificant at:

  • Consolidated Water (NASDAQ:CWCO);
  • Zillow (NASDAQ:Z);
  • InnerWorkings (NASDAQ:INWK);
  • CubeSmart (NYSE:CUBE), and;
  • Arista Networks (NYSE:ANET).

There is a Conflicted Insider Signal (both purchases & sales) at:

  • Raymond James (NYSE:RJF);
  • Pattern Energy (NASDAQ:PEGI);
  • LeMaitre Vascular (NASDAQ:LMAT);
  • Criteo S.A. (NASDAQ:CRTO);
  • Clean Energy Fuels (NASDAQ:CLNE), and;
  • Chemical Financial (NASDAQ:CHFC).

Insider Purchases

#: Filer Name Insider Titles Company Name Ticker Trans
Dollar Value
1 Icahn Carl C BO Herbalife HLF B $18,530,430
2 Bulldog Investors BO Nuveen Global Equity Income Fund JGV B $365,777
3 Goepel Patrick CEO, DIR Asure Software ASUR JB* $264,500
4 Browne Lord Of Madingley DIR Pattern Energy PEGI B $238,938
5 Davis Joe A DIR Matador Resources MTDR B $199,046
6 Rich Gary G CB, CEO, DIR Parker Drilling PKD B $174,000
7 Vizi Bradley DIR, BO L.B. Foster FSTR B $170,225
8 Vanaria Raymond DIR MSB Financial MSBF B $151,239
9 Finlay Richard DIR Consolidated Water CWCO B $127,281
10 Kruger Warren F CEO, PR, DIR Greystone Logistics GLGI B $59,760
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Source: | Key to Insider Title and Trans Type Codes:
B =Open-market Buy; AB=10b5-1 (automatic) Buy; JB*=Buy indicated as being open-market, but not confirmed by trading price range and volume for the session.

Insider Sales

#: Filer Name Insider Titles Company Name Ticker Trans
Dollar Value
1 Torgow Gary DIR Chemical Financial CHFC S $12,716,750
2 Provost David T DIR Chemical Financial CHFC S $12,627,530
3 Pickens Boone DIR, BO Clean Energy Fuels CLNE S $6,837,281
4 Ullal Jayshree CEO, DIR Arista Networks ANET AS $4,355,348
5 Sagard Capital BO InnerWorkings INWK S $3,308,890
6 Flint Peter DIR Zillow Z AS $2,278,855
7 Rudelle Jean Baptiste CB, DIR Criteo S.A. CRTO AS $2,277,488
8 Keler Marianne M DIR CubeSmart CUBE S $1,099,984
9 Lemaitre George W CB, CEO, BO LeMaitre Vascular LMAT S $1,098,567
10 Julien Jeffrey P CFO, VP Raymond James RJF S $1,071,661
Click to enlarge | Key to Insider Title and Trans Type Codes :
S =Open-market Sale; AS=10b5-1 (automatic) Sale; JS*=Sale indicated as being open-market, but not confirmed by trading price range and volume for the session.

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