Every idea that we put on at All Star Charts starts with a technical setup that we like. We are students of price action and that supercedes everything.
It’s nice when our technical analysis lines up with “other” factors that may support our idea, be they fundamental, news, or in this case, insiders and activist activity.
Here’s what our team noticed in an email to ASC subscribers earlier this week:
The most significant insider transaction on today’s list is a Form 4 filing for Pinterest $PINS.
We wrote about PINS on July 15, when Elliott Management announced a large activist stake.
Now that the second quarter blackout period is behind Pinterest, CEO William J. Ready is also buying shares. He just reported a rather sizable $5 million purchase.
We can’t think of many things more bullish than the CEO getting involved following the insider activity from Elliott last week.
CEOs and Activists buying big positions? That has our attention.
Here’s a chart of the setup as we see it: [Read more…]