Insider Trading News: Netflix, Inc. (NFLX), Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARIA), Shake Shack Inc (SHAK), Qorvo Inc (QRVO)


Recently, various executives have taken part in insider trading activity for the stocks of Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX), Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARIA), Shake Shack Inc (NYSE:SHAK), and Qorvo Inc (NASDAQ:QRVO).

Netflix, Inc.

Director Richard Barton unloaded 1400 Netflix shares, valued at $127,806 in two transactions dated May 11 and 12. The shares were sold via automatic sale program. Barton now owns 14,862 of company shares that are valued at $1,303,991.

According to TipRanks.com, which measures corporate insiders’ success based on their transactions, Richard Barton has an average return of -48% and a 25% success rate. Barton is ranked #35139 out of 35,325 corporate insiders.

Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

CEO and president Paris Panayiotopoulos acquired 26,990 Ariad Pharmaceuticals shares in one transaction dated May 12. Following the insider-buying transaction, his stake in Ariad has now grown to 88,089 shares, worth $652,739.

According to TipRanks.com, Paris Panayiotopoulos has an average return of 24% and a 50% success rate. Paris is ranked #12,602 out of 35,325 corporate insiders.

Shake Shack Inc

The investment firm Green Equity Investments disposed 44,700 of Shake Shake shares, in 3 transactions dated May 11. According to TipRanks, Green Equity Investments has an average return of 2.7% and a 42% success rate. The firm is ranked #9,739 out of 35,325 corporate insiders.

In addition, director Jonathan Sokoloff also sold 44,700 of his shares (1.48% of his total stake) in one transaction dated May 11. Sokoloff now has a position of 2,963,841 shares worth $101,659,746. According to TipRanks, Jonathan Sokoloff has an average return of -13.6% and a 28% success rate. Sokoloff is ranked #32,198, out of 35,325 corporate insiders.

Qorvo Inc

President and CEO Robert Buggerworth and VP Steven Creviston both have made selling transactions of Qorvo shares. The CEO unloaded 396 shares via automatic sale program, in two operations dated May 11. Following the transaction, Buggerworth now owns 247.614 shares, valued at $11,387,767. In addition, Creviston sold only 69 of his shares, in a $3173 single transaction. The VP now has a 117,019 stake, worth $5,381,703.

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