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Top Buys by Top Brass: CEO Fusco’s $994.1K Bet on LNG

A company’s own top management tend to have the best inside view into the business, so when company officers make major buys, investors are wise to take notice. Presumably the only reason an insider would take their hard-earned cash and use it to buy stock of their company in the open market, is that they expect to make money — maybe they find the stock very undervalued, or maybe they see exciting progress within the company, or maybe both. So in this series we look at the largest insider buys by the ”top brass” over the trailing six month period, one of which was a total of $994.1K by Jack A. Fusco, CEO at Cheniere Energy Inc. (Symbol: LNG).

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
03/05/2020 Jack A. Fusco President and CEO 21,000 $47.34 $994,098.68

Fusco’s average cost works out to $47.34/share. In trading on Thursday, bargain hunters could buy shares of Cheniere Energy Inc. (Symbol: LNG) and achieve a cost basis lower than Fusco, with shares changing hands as low as $43.96 per share. Shares of Cheniere Energy Inc. were changing hands at $44.47 at last check, trading down about 2.9% on Thursday. The chart below shows the one year performance of LNG shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Cheniere Energy Inc. Chart

Looking at the chart above, LNG’s low point in its 52 week range is $27.06 per share, with $70.49 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $44.47.

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The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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