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Insiders Roundup: Facebook, American Defense Systems

The GuruFocus All-in-One Screener can be used to find insider trades from the past week. Under the Insiders tab, change the settings for All Insider Buying to "$200,000+," the duration to "October 2019" and All Insider Sales to "$200,000+."

According to these filters, the following are trades from company insiders this week.


Crestview Partners III GP LP bought 601,482 shares of Five Prime Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:FPRX) for an average price of $3.74 per share on Oct. 8.

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The biotechnology company has a market cap of $159.63 million, insider ownership of 3.3% and institutional ownership of 96.45%.

Over the past 12 months, the stock has fallen 67.03% and, as of Friday, was trading 70.03% below its 52-week high and 34.78 % above its 52-week low.

Tiger Global Management bought 663,344 shares of Sunrun Inc. (NASDAQ:RUN) for an average price of $16.37 per share on Oct. 8.

The solar energy services provider has a market cap of $1.96 billion and an enterprise value of $4.30 billion. It has insider ownership of 7.18% and institutional ownership of 97.21%.

Over the past 12 months, the stock has climbed 46.66% and, as of Friday, was trading 22.11% below its 52-week high and 89.39% above its 52-week low.

EA Armament & Surveillance Technologies bought 4.82 million shares of American Defense Systems Inc. (ADFS) for an average price of 2 cents per share on Oct. 7.

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The defense and security products company has a market cap and an enterprise value of $4.56 billion. It has insider ownership of 19.09% and institutional ownership of 0.06%.

Over the past 12 months, the share price was stable and, as of Friday, the stock was trading 24% below its 52-week high and 317.58% above its 52-week low.

HealthCap VII L.P., Versant Vantage I L.P. and Versant V Luxco S.a r.l., together with director John Christenson, bought a combined 1.20 million shares of Aprea Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:APRE) for an average price of $4.5 per share on Oct. 7.

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The company, which operates in the biotechnology industry, has a market cap of $378.45 million and an enterprise value of $317.75 million.

Over the past 12 months, the stock has fallen 7.12%.

Most important insider sales

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg sold a combined 355,500 shares for an average price of $179.45 per share on Oct. 8 and 0.

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The company has a market cap of $513.10 billion and an enterprise value of $472.32 billion. It has insider ownership of 0.18% and institutional ownership of 93.59%.

Over the past 12 months, the stock has gained 17% and, as of Friday, was trading 13.81% below its 52-week high and 46.20% above its 52-week low.

Par Investment Partners LP sold 2.95 million shares of Pure Cycle Corp. (PCYO) for an average price of $9.75 per share on Oct. 7.

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The company, which operates and maintains water and wastewater systems, has a market cap of $248.97 million and an enterprise value of $239.20 million. It has insider ownership of 2.43% and institutional ownership of 76.9%.

Over the past 12 months, the stock has gained 3.67% and, as of Friday, was trading 8.65% below its 52-week high and 25.27% above its 52-week low.

Directors William M. Hungeling and Lu Feiying sold a combined 628,000 shares of MetroCity Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ:MCBS) for an average price of $13.50 per share on Oct. 7.

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The commercial banking services provider has a market cap of $183.28 million and an enterprise value of $35.75 million.

Over the past 12 months, the stock has fallen 18.89% and, as of Friday, was trading 21.29% below its three-month high and 2.92% above its three-month low.

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