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[–] effxects 1 points 5 points (+6|-1) ago 

This is not insider trading, its just good business?


[–] KosherHiveKicker [S] 0 points 9 points (+9|-0) ago 

Martha Stewart went to prison for exactly this ....

According to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Stewart avoided a loss of $45,673 by selling all 3,928 shares of her ImClone Systems stock on December 27, 2001, after receiving material, nonpublic information from Peter Bacanovic, who was Stewart's broker at Merrill Lynch. The day following her sale, the stock value fell 16%.