This Insider Has Just Sold Shares In K.P.I. Global Infrastructure Limited (NSE:KPIGLOBAL)

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Simply Wall St
Published
September 27, 2021
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Anyone interested in K.P.I. Global Infrastructure Limited (NSE:KPIGLOBAL) should probably be aware that a company insider, Dhimantrai Joshi, recently divested ₹13m worth of shares in the company, at an average price of ₹130 each. The eyebrow raising move amounted to a reduction of 21% in their holding.

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K.P.I. Global Infrastructure Insider Transactions Over The Last Year

Notably, that recent sale by Dhimantrai Joshi is the biggest insider sale of K.P.I. Global Infrastructure shares that we've seen in the last year. So we know that an insider sold shares at around the present share price of ₹131. While we don't usually like to see insider selling, it's more concerning if the sales take place at a lower price. Given that the sale took place at around current prices, it makes us a little cautious but is hardly a major concern.

In the last year K.P.I. Global Infrastructure insiders didn't buy any company stock. You can see a visual depiction of insider transactions (by companies and individuals) over the last 12 months, below. 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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NSEI:KPIGLOBAL Insider Trading Volume September 28th 2021

I will like K.P.I. Global Infrastructure better if I see some big insider buys. While we wait, check out this free list of growing companies with considerable, recent, insider buying.

Insider Ownership of K.P.I. Global Infrastructure

Looking at the total insider shareholdings in a company can help to inform your view of whether they are well aligned with common shareholders. Usually, the higher the insider ownership, the more likely it is that insiders will be incentivised to build the company for the long term. K.P.I. Global Infrastructure insiders own about ₹1.6b worth of shares (which is 68% 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.

So What Does This Data Suggest About K.P.I. Global Infrastructure Insiders?

Insiders sold K.P.I. Global Infrastructure shares recently, but they didn't buy any. Looking to the last twelve months, our data doesn't show any insider buying. But since K.P.I. Global Infrastructure is profitable and growing, we're not too worried by this. While insiders do own a lot of shares in the company (which is good), our analysis of their transactions doesn't make us feel confident about the company. 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. To help with this, we've discovered 3 warning signs (1 makes us a bit uncomfortable!) that you ought to be aware of before buying any shares in K.P.I. Global Infrastructure.

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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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