Friday, February 23, 2018 10:15 PM ET
Insider purchase at American Assets Trust (AAT) prolongs buy activity of Last 90 Days
There was a significant insider buying activity in American Assets Trust shares today as revealed in a filing with the SEC. One insider — Ernest S Rady, 10% Owner, Director and Officer — purchased 105,101 shares in the company having a net market value of approximately $3,431,336. There was one insider buy/sell transaction in the past 90 days prior to this transaction which resulted in the purchase of 204,883 shares. Adding the most recent activity to this 90-day history indicates insider trades have been net purchases of 309,984 shares and have averaged 154,992 shares per transaction over this time period.
Insiders at American Assets Trust have a higher number of buy/sell trades than the 48-peer company average over the last 90-day period. The Commercial REITs peer group saw 50 buy/sell trades during this period for an average of 1.0 transactions per company. The number of shares per buy/sell trade for American Assets Trust insiders was also higher. Within the peer group there were 482,433 shares purchased and 1,106,985 shares sold with company insiders disposing of 12,491 shares on average.
Significant insider buying and selling activity has been determined by eliminating 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 in data used in evaluating and writing this story.
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