income averaging maybe? pick up a few while waiting for the mother-load to purchase. wanted to buy huge quantity but did not file with the SEC in time to pick up 2 million shares just thinking why your question, could be many reasons, and the #one reason; to confuse you
The fact that he`s willing to put so much of his own skin into the game is a good sign, not bad. It`s a "token" sum only in comparison to the huge position he already has. Some idiots are never satisfied.