Daily Round Up 2/10/17: TY, ARNC, CELH

by: InsiderInsights


Tables of the top insider purchases and sales filed with the SEC on 2/10/17, 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 now increasing in response to more companies opening trading windows to their insiders after quarterly earnings releases. There will be another notable increase in filing volumes in mid-February.

On Today's Tables:

Insider trades were rated Significant at:

Insider trades were rated Nearly Significant at:

Insider trades were considered Insignificant at:

  • Unifi (NYSE:UFI);
  • Nicholas Financial (NASDAQ:NICK);
  • Marsh & McLennan (NYSE:MMC);
  • IHS Markit (NASDAQ:INFO);
  • Fair Isaac (NYSE:FICO);
  • Blackstone (NYSE:BX);
  • BlackRock (NYSE:BLK), and;
  • Bard C R (NYSE:BCR).

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

  • Versartis (NASDAQ:VSAR);
  • PNC Financial (NYSE:PNC);
  • Harris (NYSE:HRS), and;
  • Galena Biopharma (NASDAQ:GALE).

There is an IPO or Known Corporate Action at:

  • Ramaco Resources (Pending:METC).

It's difficult to argue significance for most transactions made during IPOs, or when insiders make trades during a known corporate action.

Insider Purchases
#: Filer Name Insider Titles Company Name Ticker Trans
Dollar Value
1 Elliott Intl BO Arconic ARNC B $2,480,071
2 Perceptive Adv BO Versartis VSAR B $2,001,247
3 Milmoe William H DIR Celsius CELH JB* $1,163,998
4 Desantis Carl BO Celsius CELH JB* $999,999
5 Feldgreber Mark Bradley CEO,DIR,BO Players Network PNTV JB* $350,000
6 Bishop Robert J DIR Unifi UFI B $295,704
7 Albanese Peter O Tri Continental TY B $227,671
8 Magnolia Capital Fund BO Nicholas Financial NICK B $209,644
9 Bunch Charles E DIR Pnc Financial PNC B $122,790
10 Albaugh James F DIR Harris HRS B $104,988

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 Ford William E DIR Ihs Markit INFO JS* $109,436,624
2 Goodman Bennett J DIR Blackstone BX S $19,217,164
3 Zaffino Peter CB,CEO Marsh & McLennan MMC AS $9,299,670
4 Lawrence Bryan H DIR Ramaco Resources METC S $4,995,000
5 Ring Timothy M CB,CEO Bard C R BCR AS $4,868,881
6 West Alfred P Jr BO Sei Inv SEIC S $3,484,680
7 Weiland John H VCB,PR,COO Bard C R BCR AS $3,420,932
8 Kushel J Richard MD BlackRock BLK S $3,214,150
9 Huyard Wayne Elliot VP Fair Isaac FICO S $3,075,468
10 Hudson Bay Capital Mgt BO Galena Biopharma GALE S $1,985,291 | 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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