Insiders Buying Allegion, Asana And This Financial Services Stock

Although U.S. stocks closed higher on Friday, there were a few notable insider trades.

When insiders purchase shares, it indicates their confidence in the company's prospects or that they view the stock as a bargain. Either way, this signals an opportunity to go long on the stock. Insider purchases should not be taken as the only indicator for making an investment or trading decision. At best, it can lend conviction to a buying decision.

Below is a look at a few recent notable insider purchases. For more, check out Benzinga's insider transactions platform.


  • The Trade: Allegion plc ALLE President and CEO John Stone acquired a total of 17,500 shares an average price of 116.62. To acquire these shares, it cost around $2.04 million.
  • What’s Happening: Allegion posted mixed results for the second quarter.
  • What Allegion Does: Allegion is a global security products company with a portfolio of leading brands such as Schlage, Von Duprin, and LCN.


  • The Trade: Asana, Inc. ASAN President, CEO and Chair Dustin Moskovitz acquired a total of 160,000 shares at an average price of $22.48. To acquire these shares, it cost around $3.6 million.
  • What’s Happening: Asana reported better-than-expected first-quarter financial results.
  • What Asana Does: Asana Inc is a software company. The company provides a platform for work management that helps teams orchestrate work, from daily tasks to cross-functional strategic initiatives.

Don’t forget to check out our premarket coverage here

FB Financial

  • The Trade: FB Financial Corporation FBK 10% owner James Ayers bought a total of 15,800 shares at an average price of $34.94. To acquire these shares, it cost around $552,040.
  • What’s Happening: FB Financial reported better-than-expected second-quarter EPS results.
  • What FB Financial Does: FB Financial Corp is a bank holding company. The company through its wholly-owned bank subsidiary provides commercial and consumer banking services to clients in select markets in Tennessee, North Alabama, and North Georgia.


Check This Out: Wall Street's Most Accurate Analysts Say Sell These 3 Tech Stocks Delivering High-Dividend Yields

Market News and Data brought to you by Benzinga APIs
Actual EPS
EPS Surprise
Actual Rev
Rev Surprise
Posted In: EarningsLong IdeasNewsSmall CapInsider TradesPre-Market OutlookMarketsTrading IdeasInsiders Buying
Benzinga simplifies the market for smarter investing

Trade confidently with insights and alerts from analyst ratings, free reports and breaking news that affects the stocks you care about.

Join Now: Free!