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Insider Trends: Encore Capital Group Sees 90 Days of Insider Buying Trend Scaling Back with Share Sale

05/07/2021 13:55

05:52 PM EDT, 05/07/2021 (MT Newswires) -- Ryan B Bell, President, Mcm, sold 5,000 shares of Encore Capital Group (ECPG) on May 06, 2021, for $225,000. Bell, subsequent to the transactions detailed in the SEC Form 4 filing, owns 37,735 shares of the company, with a market value, based on the prior-day closing price, of $1.63 million.

During the most recent 90-day period, previous to the date of this filing, there have been 13 insider transactions reported to the SEC for Encore Capital Group. These transactions came from the activities of 6 separate insiders that resulted in a net acquisition of 76,037 company shares. Relative to the preceding 90-day window of time, there were 2 transactions from 2 insiders and resulted in the net acquisition of 2,794 shares.

This is a lower level of transactions than the peer group average in the 7-company Consumer Leasing peer group over the last 90-day period. Within the peer group activity averaged 151.0 transactions per company, with company insiders acquiring on average 305,742 shares.

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