Christopher Webb

Christopher Webb

Andrew Abercrombie buying up big in a field thick with traders

Christopher Webb With June-year earnings numbers now on the table, directors' trades exploded this week, with the buying tally increasing more than threefold.

Contrary Ansell chief Magnus Nicolin tops the sellers table

Ansell chief executive Magnus Nicolin.

Christopher Webb Ansell chief Magnus Nicolin has offloaded stock as other directors in the company have bought.

Rubber hits road for Ansell directors after earnings uptick

Ansell's Glenn Barnes.

Christopher Webb Ansell directors happy to punt the company will improve its performance.

Freelancer founder sell shares as tech companies dominate

Christopher Webb Directors trades were dominated this week by bulk selling by four directors of two technology companies.

Free from escrow Eager boss sells a handy $25 million

Christopher Webb There was each-way trade in various stocks on the directors' trades front this week, led by buying and selling in car dealer AP Eagers.

Karoon Gas directors light up dim trading

Shares in Karoon Gas Australia, which has exploration interests in Brazil, Peru and Australia, recently hit $2.10.

Christopher Webb Share activity by directors at this time of the year is usually reduced due to the ramping up of the reporting season.

Directors go into winter trading hibernation

Craig Dunn has opened his account as a Westpac director.

Christopher Webb Directors' trades dropped off this week amid recent market jitters and the impending reporting season.

Doug Pertz spends big on Recall ahead of takeover

Christopher Webb Doug Pertz, the chief of Recall Holdings, has surfaced as a big supporter of the stock ahead of the implementation of a takeover for the information management company.

Directors shopping in the heavyweight stocks

Christine Cross, a non-executive director at Woolworths, increased her stake nearly fourfold.

Christopher Webb A clutch of heavyweight stocks with recent weak share prices were on directors' buying lists this week.

Buying into the mid-winter blues

Christopher Webb A collection of directors was active buying stocks that have been severely beaten down in recent times.

Paper trading in Infratil nets Saville $7 million

Christopher Webb Interests associated with Duncan Saville accounted for nearly 60 per cent of directors' trades value this week when they sold $7 million worth of Infratil paper.

Estia Health's Peter Arvanitis and Greg Goodman trading

Christopher Webb Peter Arvanitis has resumed buying shares in Estia Health, the group he founded and formerly ran.

Caltex oils Julian Segal's pay as stock triples

Christopher Webb Caltex chief Julian Segal has cashed in on the oil companies surging share price.

Highfield Resources crew collect on some shares

This week's selling dominated by three directors of Highfield Resources.

Christopher Webb Director buying picked up this week but was overshadowed by directors taking some money off the table.

Directors' trades subdued amid sharemarket anxiety

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OrotonGroup boardroom comes out to buy

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Christopher Webb OrotonGroup scrip fell when the fashion apparel retailer released its interim results. The reaction in the group's boardroom was to buy the stock.

SEEK boss finds way to healthy profit

SEEK CEO Andrew Bassat converted paper at $5.97 and sold it to the market at $17.90.

Christopher Webb SEEK chief and co-founder Andrew Bassat has had a good week after exercising some options.

Corporate Travel Management boss Jamie Pherous leads the way in week of the sellers

Jamie Pherous sold about 9 per cent of his stake this week, collecting $23 million.

Christopher Webb It was the week of the sellers. With the earnings reporting season out of the way, directors sold big time, collecting $69 million.

Savvides makes health purchase on Medibank

George Savvides of Medibank.

Christopher Webb The value of directors’ trades more than doubled this week against a background of the results season drawing to a close.

Directors follow stocks downwards

Christopher Webb Stocks that were heavily discounted following earnings reports featured on the directors’ trades front.