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Insider Weekends: CEO Of Kennedy-Wilson Holdings Purchases 100,000 Shares

  • August 15, 2021

Welcome to edition 580 of Insider Weekends. Insider buying decreased last week with insiders purchasing $190.52 million of stock purchased compared to $247.78 million in the week prior. Selling increased significantly to $5.37 billion compared to $3.85 billion in the week prior.

Sell/Buy Ratio: The insider Sell/Buy ratio is calculated by dividing the total insider sales in a given week by total insider purchases that week. The adjusted ratio for last week went up to 28.21 In other words, insiders sold more than 28 times as much stock as they purchased. The Sell/Buy ratio this week was unfavorable compared to the prior week when the ratio stood at 14.07.

Note: As mentioned in the first post in this series, certain industries have their preferred metrics such as same store sales for retailers, funds from operations (FFO) for REITs, and revenue per available room (RevPAR) for hotels that provide a better basis for comparison than simple valuation metrics. However, metrics like Price/Earnings, Price/Sales and Enterprise Value/EBITDA included below should provide a good starting point for analyzing the majority of stocks.

Notable Insider Buys:

1. Energy Transfer LP (ET): $9.51

Shares of this energy storage and transportation company were acquired by 2 insiders:

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