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Insiders who purchased Kinergy Corporation Ltd. (HKG:3302) earlier this year lose an additional S$346k as the stock sinks to HK$0.41
Insiders who bought S$1.3m worth of Kinergy Corporation Ltd.'s (HKG:3302) stock at an average buy price of S$0.55 over the last year may be disappointed by the recent 11% decrease in the stock. This is not good as insiders invest based on expectations that their money will appreciate over time. However, as a result of recent losses, their original investment is now worth only S$997k.
While insider transactions are not the most important thing when it comes to long-term investing, we would consider it foolish to ignore insider transactions altogether.
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Kinergy Insider Transactions Over The Last Year
While no particular insider transaction stood out, we can still look at the overall trading.
Kinergy insiders may have bought shares in the last year, but they didn't sell any. You can see the insider transactions (by companies and individuals) over the last year depicted in the chart below. If you click on the chart, you can see all the individual transactions, including the share price, individual, and the date!
There are always plenty of stocks that insiders are buying. So if that suits your style you could check each stock one by one or you could take a look at this free list of companies. (Hint: insiders have been buying them).
Another way to test the alignment between the leaders of a company and other shareholders is to look at how many shares they own. I reckon it's a good sign if insiders own a significant number of shares in the company. Kinergy insiders own about HK$177m worth of shares (which is 47% of the company). This kind of significant ownership by insiders does generally increase the chance that the company is run in the interest of all shareholders.
What Might The Insider Transactions At Kinergy Tell Us?
It doesn't really mean much that no insider has traded Kinergy shares in the last quarter. On a brighter note, the transactions over the last year are encouraging. Judging from their transactions, and high insider ownership, Kinergy insiders feel good about the company's future. So while it's helpful to know what insiders are doing in terms of buying or selling, it's also helpful to know the risks that a particular company is facing. Every company has risks, and we've spotted 3 warning signs for Kinergy you should know about.
Of course, you might find a fantastic investment by looking elsewhere. So take a peek at this free list of interesting companies.
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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Kinergy Corporation Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, provides contract manufacturing, design, engineering, and assembly services for the electronics industry in Singapore, the Philippines, the United States, the People’s Republic of China, Japan, and internationally.
Adequate balance sheet with poor track record.