Watch what they do

Barry Ritholtz. Corporate insiders don’t seem to believe that a bull market is coming any time soon. On the contrary.

Beware Insider Selling

“Nobody ever sold a stock because they thought it would go up. And as a group, corporate insiders obviously are scarcely enthusiastic about the prospects for a genuine bull market.”

Or so said Alan Abelson in this week’s Barron’s.

Is he right? How fallible are the CEOs, CFOs, and other execs regarding their own firm’s prospects? Consider:

“If those now infamous shoots of recovery are popping up all over, why would insiders be so aggressively dumping stocks?

Yet, they indisputably are. …

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