Category: Insider Deals

Phony Auctions Reward Peabody Energy

Peabody Energy Company paid their CEO $10,217,593 total compensation* in 2011. He was worth every penny and more. Gregory H. Boyce has positioned his St. Louis, Mo. company to be the sole bidder at a so-called auction to mine 721…

Zynga CEO Beats Investors to Cash

Dec. 16, 2011 – The CEO of Zynga, the company that sells millions of dollars of imaginary animals and goods to gamers on Facebook and elsewhere, decided the company should buy some of his stock in March, months before it…

$100 Million Payday for Retiring CEO

Oct. 31, 2011 – Nabors Industries, a company which provides contract drilling services headquartered in Bermuda, is parting ways with longtime chief executive Eugene Isenberg. As Isenberg leaves, he “is contractually entitled to a $100 million payment in the event…