Significant Insider Buying in Shares of Simply Good Foods (SMPL)

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 10:15 PM ET

Significant Insider Buying in Shares of Simply Good Foods (SMPL)

Seven insiders listed below, purchased 743,925 shares of Simply Good Foods having a market value of approximately $9,224,670 today, as disclosed in form 4 documents filed with the SEC. This is the first insider buy/sell trade in the past 90 days.

Over the last 90 days, the number of insider buy/sell trades at Simply Good Foods is above its 15-company peer group average. The Special Foods & Welbeing Products peer group saw 4 buy/sell trades during this period for an average of 0.3 transactions per company. However, the number of shares traded per transaction by Simply Good Foods insiders is lower than its peers. Within the peer group there were 25,000 shares purchased and 825,000 shares sold with company insiders having sold 200,000 shares on average over this time period.

The data obtained in evaluating and writing in this story eliminates all trading activity reported to the SEC that involves awards, options, exercise of derivative securities, company buy-backs, taxes, gifts, shares acquired via inheritance and tenders or exchange offers.

Today’s Insider Activity
* James M Kilts, Director, bought 651,360 shares
* Clayton C Daley, Director, bought 7,500 shares
* James E Healey, Director, bought 4,000 shares
* Nomi Ghez, Director, bought 20,355 shares
* Arvin Kash, Director, bought 15,000 shares
* Robert G. Montgomery, Director, bought 5,000 shares
* Brian K. Ratzan, Director, bought 40,710 shares

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