Have Platzer Fastigheter Holding AB (publ) (STO:PLAZ B) Insiders Been Selling Their Stock? – Simply Wall St

Investors may wish to note that the Chief Executive Officer of Platzer Fastigheter Holding AB (publ), Per-Gunnar Persson, recently netted kr69k from selling stock, receiving an average price of kr111. However we note that the sale only shrunk their holding by 0.2%.

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The Last 12 Months Of Insider Transactions At Platzer Fastigheter Holding

In fact, the recent sale by Per-Gunnar Persson was the biggest sale of Platzer Fastigheter Holding shares made by an insider individual in the last twelve months, according to our records. So it’s clear an insider wanted to take some cash off the table, even slightly below the current price of kr111. As a general rule we consider it to be discouraging when insiders are selling below the current price, because it suggests they were happy with a lower valuation. However, while insider selling is sometimes discouraging, it’s only a weak signal. This single sale was just 0.2% of Per-Gunnar Persson’s stake.

The chart below shows insider transactions (by companies and individuals) over the last year. If you click on the chart, you can see all the individual transactions, including the share price, individual, and the date!

OM:PLAZ B Insider Trading Volume May 17th 2021

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Does Platzer Fastigheter Holding Boast High Insider Ownership?

Another way to test the alignment between the leaders of a company and other shareholders is to look at how many shares they own. A high insider ownership often makes company leadership more mindful of shareholder interests. Platzer Fastigheter Holding insiders own about kr278m worth of shares. That equates to 2.1% of the company. While this is a strong but not outstanding level of insider ownership, it’s enough to indicate some alignment between management and smaller shareholders.

So What Does This Data Suggest About Platzer Fastigheter Holding Insiders?

An insider sold Platzer Fastigheter Holding shares recently, but they didn’t buy any. Looking to the last twelve months, our data doesn’t show any insider buying. It is good to see high insider ownership, but the insider selling leaves us cautious. In addition to knowing about insider transactions going on, it’s beneficial to identify the risks facing Platzer Fastigheter Holding. Our analysis shows 3 warning signs for Platzer Fastigheter Holding (1 shouldn’t be ignored!) and we strongly recommend you look at these before investing.

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For the purposes of this article, insiders are those individuals who report their transactions to the relevant regulatory body. We currently account for open market transactions and private dispositions, but not derivative transactions.

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