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See notes below for why you should follow directors transactions
Latest director's on-market share Sales
|AUSTOCK GROUP LIMITED (ACK)||John Wheeler||20 Sep 17||-634,000||$0.920||$583,280|
|PERPETUAL LIMITED (PPT)||Geoff Lloyd||19 Sep 17||-5,000||$52.510||$262,550|
|NORTHERN STAR RESOURCES LTD (NST)||Christopher Rowe||15 Sep 17||-250,000||$5.250||$1,312,500|
|AVZ MINERALS LIMITED (AVZ)||Klaus Eckhof||14 Sep 17||-15,000,000||$0.159||$2,385,000|
|REGIS RESOURCES LIMITED (RRL)||Paul Thomas||12 Sep 17||-168,605||$3.980||$671,048|
|AVZ MINERALS LIMITED (AVZ)||Patrick Flint||12 Sep 17||-2,000,000||$0.155||$310,000|
|ALTIUM LIMITED (ALU)||Samuel Weiss||08 Sep 17||-164,754||$9.896||$1,630,442|
|ST BARBARA LIMITED (SBM)||Bob Vassie||08 Sep 17||-2,031,250||$2.880||$5,850,000|
|AGL ENERGY LIMITED. (AGL)||Andrew Vasey||08 Sep 17||-50,000||$24.820||$1,241,000|
|BORAL LIMITED. (BLD)||Mike Kane||07 Sep 17||-206,870||$6.550||$1,354,999|
|COMPUTERSHARE LIMITED. (CPU)||Penelope Maclagan||07 Sep 17||-75,000||$13.917||$1,043,757|
|SHAVER SHOP GROUP LIMITED (SSG)||Melanie Wilson||06 Sep 17||-190,000||$0.631||$119,858|
|WESFARMERS LIMITED (WES)||Richard Goyder||05 Sep 17||-32,372||$42.450||$1,374,191|
|HARVEY NORMAN HOLDINGS LIMITED (HVN)||John Slack-Smith||05 Sep 17||-367,000||$3.894||$1,429,170|
|VILLAGE ROADSHOW LIMITED (VRL)||John Kirby||04 Sep 17||-480,000||$3.703||$1,777,200|
|DOMINO'S PIZZA ENTERPRISES LIMITED (DMP)||Ross Adler||04 Sep 17||-3,000||$43.010||$129,030|
|NUENERGY GAS LIMITED (NGY)||Graeme Robertson||01 Sep 17||-56,168,197||$0.020||$1,098,468|
|BT INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LIMITED (BTT)||Emilio Gonzalez||01 Sep 17||-58,334||$10.651||$621,298|
|BT INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LIMITED (BTT)||Emilio Gonzalez||31 Aug 17||-191,803||$10.622||$2,037,351|
|THE STAR ENTERTAINMENT GROUP LIMITED (SGR)||Matt Bekier||31 Aug 17||-100,000||$5.200||$520,000|
Our website shows:
the last 20 transactions reported through ASX (as above). Very small transactions are ignored.
the last five on-market share dealings by directors on a company-by-company basis. (find these by searching on the company)
Directors buying - what does it mean?
A director buying is probably a better indicator of a potential rise in value than a sale is of a potential fall in value. It is hard to imagine a director buying a significant parcel of shares on-market in the knowledge that they may lose value. Rather, they think the stock is undervalued and they expect it to go up. The bigger the purchase, the better the indication, and more so if it adds to an already large holding.
Directors selling - not so critical
A sale should not necessarily be cause for alarm as there are any number of good reasons for a director to sell. They may wish to diversify their holdings, buy their spouse a car, pay off a mortgage or purchase a home.
Having said that, we are wary when an individual director, or a number of directors, are selling down over a period of time. That may be an indication of a potential fall in value. Sales by directors where key executives are departing the company are another thing to watch for. We also often see a greater number of director sales when a stock looks expensive.
How to respond to the buying and selling
On balance it is preferable to see a director buying rather than selling shares on-market.
But there is no hard evidence (to our knowledge) that suggests you should blindly follow directors' share transactions. Watch for patterns. Look at the circumstances. Does the stock look cheap and may that be the reason for a buy. Conversely are directors selling a bit more often when a stock appears to be expensive?
We carry these transactions for the purpose of serving as a guide to buying or selling your own shares. But remember there are other very significant indicators such as a good record of earnings, solid balance sheet, company prospects, competent management etc, etc.
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