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Potential Old National Bancorp (NASDAQ:ONB) shareholders may wish to note that insider Daniel Hermann recently bought US$275k worth of stock, paying US$13.63 for each share. However, it only increased shareholding by a small percentage, and it wasn't a huge purchase by absolute value, either.
The Last 12 Months Of Insider Transactions At Old National Bancorp
Notably, that recent purchase by Daniel Hermann is the biggest insider purchase of Old National Bancorp shares that we've seen in the last year. So it's clear an insider wanted to buy, even at a higher price than the current share price (being US$13.49). It's very possible they regret the purchase, but it's more likely they are bullish about the company. To us, it's very important to consider the price insiders pay for shares is very important. Generally speaking, it catches our eye when insiders have purchased shares at above current prices, as it suggests they believed the shares were worth buying, even at a higher price.
While Old National Bancorp insiders bought shares during the last year, they didn't sell. The chart below shows insider transactions (by 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!
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Insider Ownership of Old National Bancorp
Looking at the total insider shareholdings in a company can help to inform your view of whether they are well aligned with common shareholders. A high insider ownership often makes company leadership more mindful of shareholder interests. It appears that Old National Bancorp insiders own 1.2% of the company, worth about US$26m. While this is a strong but not outstanding level of insider ownership, it's enough to indicate some alignment between management and smaller shareholders.
What Might The Insider Transactions At Old National Bancorp Tell Us?
It is good to see recent purchasing. And an analysis of the transactions over the last year also gives us confidence. When combined with notable insider ownership, these factors suggest Old National Bancorp insiders are well aligned, and that they may think the share price is too low. In addition to knowing about insider transactions going on, it's beneficial to identify the risks facing Old National Bancorp. Case in point: We've spotted 1 warning sign for Old National Bancorp you should be aware of.
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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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